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Posted in thread: Apfelwein, what's the draw? on 07-01-2009 at 10:23 PM
I bottle mine in clear bottles, the SWMBO likes to pull out a couple of bottles for company and
likes the look of the clear bottles. I carb half of mine in champagne bottles and leave the
other still ...
Posted in thread: What will everyone be drinking July 4th??? on 07-01-2009 at 10:14 PM
We will be enjoying AHS Bavarian Hefe that just finished carbing and nice smooth ice cold tap
water (but just to combat the 103 degree heat)
Posted in thread: Which beer style is most associated with your nation? on 06-13-2009 at 02:26 AM
Having grown up a as a german-american just a stone's throw from Shiner, TX and the great
Spoetzl Brewery. I am a Bock man! Although, their Hefe is good enough for me to be a Hefe man!
Maybe I should ...
Posted in thread: Graff (Malty, slightly hopped cider) on 06-07-2009 at 04:23 AM
Just brewed a batch of Graff this afternoon. Followed the recipe exactly.......used 100% apple
juice from Walmart, Safale-05 and Cascade hops (7.5%AA) Can't wait to give it a try!!OG: 1.060
@ 66 degre...
Posted in thread: Nature vs. Nurture? on 05-15-2009 at 12:34 AM
I polish my carboy every night with a baby cloth, and wrap it with my wife's $100 dollar Ralph
Lauren fleece blanket. The yeast seems to be partial to luxury!
Posted in thread: To bottle or keg a Hefe? on 05-11-2009 at 08:07 PM
Thanks for input, I decided to bottling my Hefe, if only for the reason that I only have two
kegs and they are spoken for with other brews better suited for a nice draft.I am brewing this
weekend and ...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of EdWort's Apfelwein have been made? on 05-10-2009 at 11:35 AM
12,507 + 5 = 12,512My first batch!!
Posted in thread: Johnson Controls Refrigerator Thermostat on 05-09-2009 at 01:24 PM
I just bought the Johnson Digital Temp Control form Northern Brewer online, ordered on Tuesday
and received it in my doorstep Friday afternoon. Cost me $88 with shipping, set it up on my
Posted in thread: To bottle or keg a Hefe? on 05-09-2009 at 03:32 AM
I will be brewing a Paulaner-style hefe (recipe courtesy of homebrewer_99) am trying to
decide on a natural carb via bottling or carbing in a keg.The recipe calls for adding 45 oz
gyle for kraeuseni...
Posted in thread: Where to fill CO2 tank in Austin, TX? on 05-05-2009 at 11:46 PM
I just bought my first kegging system through the mail, since the CO2 tank will come
empty.....Does anyone have a place they would reccomend to fill their tank here in Austin,
TX?How much does it cost...