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Posted in thread: How to clean perfectly PET carboy on 11-15-2011 at 03:01 PM
The only way I have ever cleaned my better bottles is an overnight soak with a scoop of
Oxyclean Free followed by a vigorous rinse. I know they make brushes for better bottles but
I've never needed on...
Posted in thread: Yooper's Oatmeal Stout on 10-21-2011 at 08:25 PM
Mine's in the mash tun now. It smells awesome!By the way, I was able to get the black barley
but was unable to get the Wyeast 1335 so I went with WLP005 British Ale. Unfortunately I
wouldn't know the ...
Posted in thread: Yooper's Oatmeal Stout on 10-19-2011 at 05:25 PM
Thanks Yooper!Going to buy the stuff today. I'm hoping my LHBS's website is wrong and they
actually have the black barley in the store.
Posted in thread: Yooper's Oatmeal Stout on 10-19-2011 at 10:28 AM
I am wanting to make this soon but I have a question regarding the black barley, is it the same
as black patent malt? That's what my LHBS has but they say use it sparingly less it impart a
Posted in thread: Cherries in the Rain on 10-11-2011 at 06:35 AM
Sorry for the lack of updates. I bought a house this summer and it's been non-stop projects
ever since.This beer continues to be hit whenever I share it with friends (been miserly with it
since I want...
Posted in thread: Use only the juice from cherries? on 08-01-2011 at 01:44 PM
I used 10 pounds of frozen cherries once that I just tossed in right after flameout and kept
them in until I racked to secondary. This was in a pale type ale though but I have often
thought that it mi...
Posted in thread: the old dog series, could use quite a bit of help on 06-13-2011 at 01:24 PM
I just wanted to say that I support this. :mug:Other than that, I don't have any suggestions,
your list is about what I was thinking of doing.
Posted in thread: Fruit Additions - why secondary? on 05-28-2011 at 04:10 PM
I put the fruit in at flameout once and it turned out so well I got 2nd place (36/50) at a
local homebrew competition. :D
Posted in thread: Too good to share? on 05-24-2011 at 02:12 PM
I know just how you feel. Now that my cherry ale took 2nd place in a local homebrew
competition, all my friends want to have some. I might give out one or two but the rest are
Posted in thread: Cherries in the Rain on 05-24-2011 at 02:08 PM
Took 2nd place in the Fruit Beer category. I'll post judges comments when I get them.