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Posted in thread: Homebrew ROI? on 03-06-2014 at 06:41 PM
Does it make you happy? Do you make others happy with your hobby? You sure do. The hobby itself
is priceless. You are going to lose money no matter what on a hobby unless your hobby is day
Posted in thread: How did you find us? on 03-06-2014 at 02:01 PM
Many moons ago I was looking for a Victory Golden Monkey Clone and HBT had several threads on
it. That was the first beer I really enjoyed and wanted to learn how to make it.
Posted in thread: Citra and ____? on 02-27-2014 at 03:54 AM
Nugget for bittering and citra dry hop... Perfect Beer0.50 oz Nugget [13.00 %] - Boil 60.0 min
0.50 oz Nugget [13.00 %] - Boil 45.0 min 0.50 oz Nugget [13.00 %] - Boil 30.0 min 0.50 oz
Nugget [13.00 %...
Posted in thread: 5.2 stabilizer on 02-23-2014 at 06:26 PM
I stand corrected AJ. Base water ph not mash ph is about 8.5 - 8.8. Softened water so no
hardness. Couple those two factors in to mash PH and you have problems. 5.2 only masked enough
to get by but co...
Posted in thread: Barrel Aging on 02-19-2014 at 03:29 AM
First and foremost, some people from the brew club, me included, are looking at starting a
barrel aging project. First choice is the barrel. We have a line on a Woodford Reserve or we
can choose a nic...
Posted in thread: 5.2 stabilizer on 02-19-2014 at 12:37 AM
I've made some general remarks based on what would happen depending on the pH of whatever you
added it to. If you pass along some details as to chemistry of the water, the sort of grist
bills etc. we ...
Posted in thread: 5.2 stabilizer on 02-18-2014 at 02:11 PM
Yes I hate to admit it, but 5.2 Stabilizer does work under very specific situations. That is
when your water has very low or no alkalinity and the mash pH is going to go too low (ie:
brewing dark beer...
Posted in thread: 5.2 stabilizer on 02-18-2014 at 04:15 AM
While AJ said it does not work, in certain cases it does. Does it work good? Not really. Your
water has to be a complete train wreck before you would want to use it. I used it for a long
time because ...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2014 Big Giveaway on 02-14-2014 at 10:56 PM
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5 Gallon Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 01-08-2014 at 04:45 AM
For the sake of saying I did...