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Posted in thread: Wild Yeast From Boogers on 01-12-2017 at 11:38 PM
Ah yes. The pick it, roll it an' flick it school of inocculation:mug:
Posted in thread: Bottling beer in a clear glass on 01-12-2017 at 09:45 AM
As long as it's kept out of direct sunlight/in the dark there won't be any disadvantage to
bottling in clear, colourless, glass bottles. Quite often use clear, colourless, bottles myself
as it is enjo...
Posted in thread: Help me finish my big stout "finished" at 1.030 on 01-12-2017 at 09:32 AM
9.9% ABV is quite respectable for an imperial stout, isn't it? If as you stated, in your
original post, "We tasted the beer a week after and it was delicious." why not just go with a
great tasting bee...
Posted in thread: Kegged first porter today, tastes a bit like plastic. Normal? on 01-12-2017 at 02:21 AM
With the amount of chocolate and roast malts in that grist I'd have thought that a slightly
burnt taste would be expected and you'd need a decent amount of conditioning time for the
flavours to meld a...
Posted in thread: NEWBIE - Please Help Me Get Started! on 01-11-2017 at 11:06 PM
My plastic fermenter (fermonster) has a spigot on it at the bottom. When I wrapped my blanket
around it to keep it warm, it must have become stuck in and around the spigot, leaving whatever
was on the...
Posted in thread: Simcoe vs Centennial hops on 01-08-2017 at 03:47 PM
I would Use the unlabeled for bittering and the centennial/simcoe for late additions.+1.If you
have a reasonable idea of the AA% of those unlabeled hops.
Posted in thread: What came in the mail for you today? on 01-07-2017 at 06:17 AM
Well it was in fact yesterday but, I got a nice little package of brewing supplies through the
post;4kg Maris Otter, 1kg crystal C-75, 1pack Wyeast London ale 1028, 1 pack each of
Posted in thread: Home Brew Supplies and info in Japan on 01-06-2017 at 09:06 AM
Advanced brewing and sakeland are both pretty good. If you want to give some business to a
great guy, a fellow foreigner/brewer who's started his own brewing supplies business then have
a look at the ...
Posted in thread: NEWBIE - Please Help Me Get Started! on 12-30-2016 at 02:55 PM
I suppose I must be just too used to seeing pics of peoples' carbuoys filled closer to the
transition and using blow off tubes. :tank: That and hating to see all that space being unused
when some more...
Posted in thread: NEWBIE - Please Help Me Get Started! on 12-30-2016 at 07:54 AM
Also, I wanted to take a pic to show how far off I was from the 5 gallon mark. I wrote the
number 5 on the side of the fermenter to show where I should have been. I must have over
boiled, but I hope i...