Last Activity:09-12-2014 1:49 PM
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Posted in thread: Bottle Condition - Temperature Matter? on 09-12-2014 at 06:49 PM
Well, does it matter how long it is bottle conditioned then? I would really at least like try 2
bottles on Sept 19th.I should be able to put 2 in the frig Sept 16th, and be ok with taste
testing them ...
Posted in thread: Is all grain is that much better or is it just that you have become a better brewer? on 09-11-2014 at 07:24 PM
I've been brewing for 7 years or so. I do fade in and out of it. I've done all three. While I
have made a gruit and am about to make another, I mostly stick to hoppy and dark beers with the
Posted in thread: Does bottled beer taste different over 3 weeks? on 09-11-2014 at 06:29 PM
Hi. I tried my beer after 1 week. Carbed but nothing fabulous. Is the yeast creating off
flavours during this mini ferment?You'll be amazed at how the beer improves with age, even
beyond three weeks.:...
Posted in thread: Can I put my hydrometer in my carboy for SG reading? on 09-10-2014 at 07:08 PM
Here is my situation:I have 2.75 gallons of beer in a 6 gallon carboy. I pitched US-04 dry on a
Thursday evening and by Friday morning it was fermenting and by Sunday evening all the krausen
Posted in thread: Low efficiency on 08-26-2014 at 06:55 PM
I would start with your crush. What is your current setting?:mug:
Posted in thread: Listen and learn on 07-22-2014 at 08:30 PM
Just wanted to say thank you for all of you that are always saying, "Just leave it alone."
After 36hours, my ESB is bubbling away. I bought some additional yeast, just in case, but
waited to repitch. ...
Posted in thread: Homebrewing in the heat on 07-22-2014 at 07:00 PM
Whelp, I guess I'll be investing in temp control for now, thanks for saving my wallet and my
next batch of beer! Although jumping right into AG seems so tempting I underestimated the
importance of fer...
Posted in thread: First All Grain on 03-17-2014 at 06:24 PM
Good job. What will you brew next?I ordered a Caribou Slobber all grain kit from NB.:fro:
Posted in thread: First All Grain on 03-17-2014 at 04:47 PM
After three years of extract brewing, I finally made the jump to all grain in January. It's a
longer brew day, but I found it to be more enjoyable. I tasted the first one yesterday, an
Posted in thread: 2 out of 3 didn't carbonate on 01-14-2014 at 06:07 PM
I've brewed my first three batches and can't figure out why my 1st and 3rd didn't carbonate.
I've read all the forums about sanitation and carbonation and can't figure it out. All three
were extract w...