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  • Posted in thread: Ale Temps With Lager Yeast Experiment on 02-22-2017 at 01:01 AM
    I don't know. But I am interested.

  • Posted in thread: Brewing for a Mock Beer Festival on 02-22-2017 at 12:54 AM
    I brew an Irish Red every winter to be ready for St. Patrick's Day. It's always a hit. I
    generally brew it in January, I don't know if it would be ready in three weeks. I use a slight
    variation of the...

  • Posted in thread: Cheap & Easy 10 Gallon Rubbermaid MLT Conversion on 02-22-2017 at 12:43 AM
    The Coleman 52 Extreme cooler is on sale at Walmart for under 23
    bucks. Pull some tubing
    through the bulkhead , attach a braid a...

  • Posted in thread: FS: 20 gallon all-grain setup on Long Island on 02-21-2017 at 02:36 PM
    Are you willing to part it out? And where on LI? I'm in Rocky Point.

  • Posted in thread: Bad Santa- A Christmas Ale on 02-18-2017 at 06:07 PM
    I found that the hops added bitterness too. I've read that dry hopping only adds aroma, but my
    results were different.

  • Posted in thread: Brew and Beyond Bottle Share 1/19/17 - Long Island on 02-18-2017 at 06:02 PM
    Sorry I missed it, I was out of town.

  • Posted in thread: Bad Santa- A Christmas Ale on 02-09-2017 at 11:42 PM
    Thanks for the update. It may improve over time.If you want to get crazy, I have had some
    success restoring an old IPA by adding hops to the bottles. I would have to check my notes, but
    I think that I...

  • Posted in thread: 2.5 gallon equipment help on 02-09-2017 at 11:36 PM
    The MrBeer fermenter is about 2.5 gallons, with a little headspace I think.

  • Posted in thread: Brewing mid ocean on 02-09-2017 at 11:31 PM
    I think you edited that.

  • Posted in thread: Storing Hops in Freezer Bags on 02-09-2017 at 03:37 PM
    I have used ziplocs with air squeezed out, vacuum valve ziploc bags with a hand pump, now a
    vacuum sealer. Vacuum sealer and freezer is probably best, but my hops were never stale or
    cheesy with the o...