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Posted in thread: Pliny the Elder Clone on 09-18-2013 at 08:44 PM
I'm curious when considering the boil time and amount of hop matter--what is the average
totalbeer volume left over when time to bottle/keg?
Posted in thread: Raging Red Irish Red Ale on 03-16-2013 at 01:07 AM
I don't have very much of this left...and want to reserve as much as I can, but once you have
one, you just have to have another :)
Posted in thread: Raging Red Irish Red Ale on 02-28-2013 at 11:40 PM
In that case, having another half pint of this right now :)
Posted in thread: Raging Red Irish Red Ale on 02-28-2013 at 08:22 PM
Was finally able to keg this yesterday, and while it is not fully carbonated, I just could not
wait any longer so I took a small sample just kill my curiosity. First impression: Very good
Posted in thread: Stressing over outcome on 02-22-2013 at 01:16 AM
Yep, I always do a minimum of 4 weeks, I leave all in primary during that time too. Unless you
are dry hopping, adding fruit, etc. not really important to transfer to secondary. Just be
patient and le...
Posted in thread: Raging Red Irish Red Ale on 02-21-2013 at 02:45 AM
1 month in the bucket is just days away. Hoping to keg this brew this weekend...that's IF my
kegs I just purchased come by then. :)Oh yeah, I also dry hopped with Galena hops for last two
Posted in thread: Reuse of starter yeast? on 02-21-2013 at 02:37 AM
I've made a starter and stepped it up to 2l from one pack. The vials are 50ml, and I get about
6 or so vials if I recall with some leftover. I've also harvested and washed from a session
beer which ce...
Posted in thread: No fermentation activity from harvested yeast... on 02-20-2013 at 09:51 PM
check your grommet. if the rubber gets a tear, you'll get no bubbles.You know, there were too
many variables in this latest batch. First time using from harvested yeast, first time using
this new buck...
Posted in thread: No fermentation activity from harvested yeast... on 02-20-2013 at 07:20 PM
OK, I removed the air-lock to have a peek through the hole. Appears to a nice krausen. I
replaced the one piece air-lock with the three piece-and within a minute, I now can see more
the bubbling I typ...
Posted in thread: Reuse of starter yeast? on 02-20-2013 at 06:40 PM
What about making a starter, decanting and saving multiple vials?i got cheap plastic reusable
centrifuge vials off eBay, I make a big starter and store about 10 vials of s05. When I'm ready
to brew I ...