Last Activity:06-29-2015 5:31 PM
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Posted in thread: What did I just make? on 06-29-2015 at 05:21 PM
No worries. It'll taste good. I have hopped up that recipe before with excellent results :)
Makes for a nice "session ipa".
Posted in thread: Experimenting With Yeast on 06-29-2015 at 05:03 PM
Posted in thread: Fermentation bucket with lingering beer smell on 06-29-2015 at 03:20 PM
A hardcore soak in oxyclean will help get rid of some of the smell too. One scoop per gallon.
Fill it with hot water and let sit for a day or two.
Posted in thread: Old school lagers on 06-29-2015 at 03:08 PM
Most American lagers have corn and or rice as an adjunct. You may want to experiment with
adding one or both. If you have room, I highly recommend getting a fridge and temp controller.
Temp control ma...
Posted in thread: Belgian beers to bring back home? on 06-29-2015 at 02:59 PM
Maredsous produces some very nice brews. I am fond of their blond, brown, and triple. You can
get them here in the states but are very hard to find.
Posted in thread: Kegs... on 06-29-2015 at 02:56 PM
I recommend getting another keg if you have one that is rubber dipped or even better just buy a
15.5 gallon pot. The pot will have better heat transfer and be more energy efficient. Not to
Posted in thread: Experimenting With Yeast on 06-29-2015 at 02:45 PM
Were it me, I would split it something like this:1.) Fermentis Safale US-05 (American style)2.)
Fermentis Safale S04 (English style)3.) Danstar Nottingham (English)4.) Mangrove Jack (American
Posted in thread: Adding frozen strawberries on 06-23-2015 at 08:51 PM
You don't even have to thaw them. Just add them to secondary and rack right on top of them. I
prefer to pasteurize berries and puree them then add straight to primary near the end of
fermentation or w...
Posted in thread: Given wrong grains. Will it still make a good beer? on 06-23-2015 at 08:33 PM
The accidental beer screams lager yeast. If you can ferment lagers I'd give it a whirl and save
the Belgian yeast for another brew. :)
Posted in thread: I'm out of space - what are my options? on 06-23-2015 at 06:36 PM
The 7.9 gallon wine buckets fit perfectly on the bottom shelf of a 4.3 cubic ft Avanti dorm
fridge that does not have a freezer. No mods to the fridge are needed with this one. All you
will need to do...