Last Activity:11-16-2013 5:28 PM
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Posted in thread: Forgot to refrigerate yeast! on 11-16-2013 at 07:43 PM
I have 2 vials of liquid yeast I got yesterday from the LHBS and I forgot to refrigerate them!
I am planning on brewing today, so it would have been out of the fridge for 24 hours. I am
brewing a high...
Posted in thread: Ever had bottle problems? on 11-04-2013 at 03:24 AM
Thanks for all the replies! I don't think I'll worry about re-using bottles.
Posted in thread: Ever had bottle problems? on 11-01-2013 at 10:02 PM
I've read that most commercial bottles you get when you buy beer are cheaper and thinner, meant
for single use. I have been using pop top bottles from beer I have bought but was wondering if
Posted in thread: Just for Fun - Pics of My First IPA on 10-05-2013 at 04:12 PM
Any chance of the recipe? I have lots of Simcoe and Citra!I tried to attach the recipe PDF but
got error message, darn it! Reply or message me your email and I can send it to you.
Posted in thread: Just for Fun - Pics of My First IPA on 10-05-2013 at 04:06 PM
I'm reading your stick on thermometer and it seems a little high there...P.s congrats on the
success!It was a little high! I struggled with trying to keep it cool. It turned out okay but I
would like ...
Posted in thread: Just for Fun - Pics of My First IPA on 10-03-2013 at 09:04 PM
I made an IPA with a recipe from my LHBS called Simtra (Simcoe and Citra hops). It turned out
rad, I am now 2 for 2 with successful brews.
Posted in thread: Electric Stove Preferences? on 08-30-2013 at 07:51 PM
I am replacing my electric range in the near future. Does anyone have an opinion on the coil
stove top vs. the smooth surface for boiling wort? I would like a propane burner in the future
but lets ign...
Posted in thread: Quick! Any tips on dry hopping in a glass carboy?? on 08-30-2013 at 03:52 PM
Thanks for all the tips guys. I am anxious to see how easy/hard it is to get all of the loose
hops out of the carboy when this is done. I'll try and post again when it is over!
Posted in thread: Quick! Any tips on dry hopping in a glass carboy?? on 08-30-2013 at 04:19 AM
I am racking my IPA into the secondary fermenter, a 5 gal. glass carboy. I was going to put the
whole-hops in muslin bags but it seems like it may be a bit of a shove to get it in/out.Is it
Posted in thread: Any tips for a wort that may not have been cool enough? on 08-24-2013 at 07:31 AM
I always prefer to wait and pitch at a cooler temperature, then to rush adding the yeast. Years
ago I thought OMG, the wort is getting infected and I NEED to add yeast now! Just my opinion,
but next t...