Last Activity:08-29-2014 6:02 PM
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Posted in thread: Old brewer, new location on 08-29-2014 at 11:02 PM
I googled them and joined their yahoo listservSent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Show us your Kegerator on 08-28-2014 at 06:53 PM
I think the need to build your own kegerator tends to follow on with the need to make our own
beer, it just makes it so much more worth it.Plus, I have a two tap kegerator just like that
one which I b...
Posted in thread: Old brewer, new location on 08-07-2014 at 02:04 PM
Thanks! Signed up for carboy junkies listserv, hopefully be able to make it out to next months
meeting.Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Cider with wood chips on 08-05-2014 at 08:27 PM
Sounds interesting, let us know how it goesSent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Cider with wood chips on 08-03-2014 at 01:39 AM
Just tossed them in!WVMJ: that may be the case, and if so I am glad I soaked them in rum
beforehand. Cider doesn't have the flavor to handle significant levels of oak. Too much and
you'd be drinking a...
Posted in thread: Cider with wood chips on 08-02-2014 at 02:06 PM
Afraid I didn't measure scientifically, it was about three or four handfuls. Just remembered,
after soaking the chips, I let them dry/waft in a brown paper bag for a week (I was told that
would avoid ...
Posted in thread: Old brewer, new location on 08-02-2014 at 04:39 AM
Just moved to Birmingham from Athens, GA. Originally from South Africa. Interested in meeting
up with some other brewers in the area, maybe discovering a club? Also, if you know any fellow
Posted in thread: Cider with wood chips on 08-02-2014 at 04:29 AM
Just my experience:I brewed a 6 gallon batch of cider bumped up to 10.5% with maple syrup. I
toasted my own oak chips in the oven, soaked them in dark rum and added them after fermentation
was done. C...
Posted in thread: Homebrew facepalms on 08-02-2014 at 02:14 AM
The only thing that tops that is realizing you were worried all day and made several posts
about your mistake, then realizing your hydrometer only goes up to 1.17 and 1.2 is simply
impossible :p. Like...
Posted in thread: Buying Bulk Honey on 07-15-2014 at 04:20 AM
Champion! Man I need to find some local bee keepers, I don't even care if they charge the same
or a little more than walmart, I'd just love some quality unfiltered stuff!Sent from my iPhone