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Posted in thread: Frozen Beer Oops! on 04-19-2015 at 04:12 PM
I always cold crash my beers before kegging as it helps clarify the beer. I kegged a batch of
my honey ale today and only got about a gallon into the keg. I popped the lid and found that
Posted in thread: Joe's Ancient Orange Mead on 04-16-2015 at 09:06 PM
Hi,quick question.. and I do apologize in advance as I am a total and complete newb when it
comes to brewing.So i have a 3gl carboy of mead that has been brewing for 3 months now. I am
curious to try ...
Posted in thread: Pomegranate Melomel? on 04-12-2015 at 01:25 AM
Here is my 1/2 gallon version.
Posted in thread: Pomegranate Melomel? on 04-12-2015 at 01:10 AM
I just racked it for the second time. I am surprised at how good it has gotten! I still get the
alcohol warmth but it no longer tastes hot. It is at 1.00 so I added 48oz. of Pomegranate juice
Posted in thread: Undesirable taste from using a steal CO2 Tank? on 04-11-2015 at 04:04 AM
The guy at AirGas told me today that some homebrewers have expressed to him that Steal CO2
tanks have imparted undesirable flavor to their beers. I have used both steal and aluminum
tanks and I have n...
Posted in thread: How do YOU keep your cooler mash-tun as close to temp as possible? on 04-05-2015 at 04:49 PM
Don't forget, as I have stated before, pour your strike water at 5 to 10 degrees warmer than
your target temperature and then let it cool to your target before adding grains.
Posted in thread: Show us your Mead in a photo!!! on 03-31-2015 at 11:40 PM
Bottled my Raspberry Melomel today. It is pretty young (about two months old) but it cleared
nicely and I wanted to get it off the lees. I didn't want to worry about too much head space
after racking ...