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Posted in thread: My crock pot micro brew test, using fresh whole cone hops! on 10-10-2015 at 04:16 AM
I'll be posting a more thorough write up on monday, but I've done 5 pico brew so far. 0.75-1.5G
batches. The .75 batches have all been mashed in the slow cooker, working great so far.I set it
to low, ...
Posted in thread: Sam Adams Boston Lager clone on 10-03-2015 at 02:17 PM
I did a 10Gal batch of this and pitched in two fermenters with 34/70 and Us05 to compare
ale/Lager.I used 2row and crystal 60.Hops i used Liberty,Tettnanger and Haller.The Lager is
still in ferm chamb...
Posted in thread: what 38mm caps are best as far as a good seal? on 09-22-2015 at 11:17 PM
Are you going to naturally carbonate in jugs? Can they withstand the pressure you will create?I
was going to add corn sugar, but maybe I will be keeping the amount recommended on the low
Posted in thread: what 38mm caps are best as far as a good seal? on 09-22-2015 at 09:04 PM
Cool, I have some on there way now. I will post back in two weeks when I crack one open.
Posted in thread: what 38mm caps are best as far as a good seal? on 09-22-2015 at 12:54 AM
Well, I got a few 1/2 gallon glass jugs on hand but no caps, so I need to buy some (38mm screw
caps) to carbonate my home brew. I see they sell three types, metal, plastic, and polyseal. Any
Posted in thread: My crock pot micro brew test, using fresh whole cone hops! on 09-16-2015 at 02:44 AM
Just did my first taste test on one beer and its still a week premature but I could not resist.
My first impressions are:Color is a light amberNo head (sadly; but surprisingly a good beer)A
Posted in thread: Newb from Portugal on 09-08-2015 at 11:43 AM
Hi Gil, yeah the Azores.
Posted in thread: Should I use homegrown hops? on 09-07-2015 at 10:37 PM
I would do a small test batch using them. I mean how can you grow hops and not at least test
them out. As far as the mites go as long as you do a full boil all those critters will be all
dead and sani...
Posted in thread: New to the site! on 09-07-2015 at 10:31 PM
Welcome. I am doing the same on the stove top also and just moved into BIAB from extract
Posted in thread: Newb from Portugal on 09-07-2015 at 10:26 PM
Welcome; I have lineage from the Portugal Islands!