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Posted in thread: Hop Plant Maintenance on 07-21-2014 at 12:24 AM
Just finished harvesting this years hops.However my plant just shot out a bunch of new bines
off the old ones.Should I trim these or just let them go? Any chance I will see it bloom again?
Posted in thread: Quick Apfelwein Q's on 09-14-2013 at 07:56 PM
damn, well I made this up but apparently my OG never recorded in my google docs. I used 5
gallons kirkland applejuice (well 4.5), 1 lb corn sugar, and 4 cans of concentrate. But I lost
my OG reading :...
Posted in thread: Star San turns cloudy immediately on 08-18-2013 at 05:16 PM
I have a medicine dosing syringe. Got a few frim the vet actually when my dog was sick. i held
a couple back for brew use.30 ml of concentrate makes 5 gal. So 6 ml would make a gallon. If a
gallon is ...
Posted in thread: Overhopped Amber IPA? on 08-18-2013 at 05:09 PM
I think that TX gets Green Flash, I'm pretty I discovered them when I was living in Dallas a
few yrs ago. But I totally know whatcha mean, it's hit or miss where the good beers are down
there, should ...
Posted in thread: Buying gear second hand? on 08-18-2013 at 03:50 AM
Brew 5 gallons, bottle or keg and don't worry about having too much. Just my opinion.I got my
glass carboys off CL for a fraction of what they cost new. I couldn't find any chest freezers
though, I wo...
Posted in thread: 1st brew in the fermentor...got questions on 08-18-2013 at 03:47 AM
Take a gravity reading if your worried, but you shouldn't be. Just be patient.
Posted in thread: Did not pay attention on first all grain brew...low abv on 08-18-2013 at 03:42 AM
This happened to me and it turned out to be the best beer I ever brewed. I wish I recorded all
the data and my exact process because I need to replicate it now. Granted I was only 1.5
gallons over and...
Posted in thread: Star San turns cloudy immediately on 08-17-2013 at 04:04 PM
Mine does the same thing and turns cloudy within minutes. I have been using it over a year this
way without issues. If I had to go tot he water store every time I wanted to sanatize something
I think ...
Posted in thread: Overhopped Amber IPA? on 08-16-2013 at 07:52 AM
That IS awesome stuff. A buddy of mine sent a couple bottles up earlier this year and I really
enjoyed it. Do you get Green Flash by you? They make some excellent hop bombs. Their West Coast
is one of...
Posted in thread: Java Stout questions on 08-16-2013 at 07:10 AM
I used whole beans last time, put them in towards the end of the seondary or after your ready
to keg, give it a few more days rack it into the keg or bottle when it gets to where you want
it by taste.