Last Activity:02-14-2016 12:47 AM
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Posted in thread: Birthday Upgrades! Suggestions please! on 02-11-2016 at 12:26 AM
I second a gram scale and grain mill. Having the ability to mill your own grains is huge for
consistency and brewing when you want, spur of the moment and not worry about getting to the
LHBS for grain...
Posted in thread: Buy Kegerator or DIY on 02-10-2016 at 11:19 PM
I have seen some awesome keeper builds but I went with a fridge for 2 reasons, 1 it was free
and 2 a friend of mine built one before I did and he could fit 4 kegs in his and had a shelf
for bottled be...
Posted in thread: H.e.l.p on 02-10-2016 at 10:31 PM
Plus 1 to above, it definitely sounds like infection. How long are you fermenting for? Is there
any kind of white film on the beer in the bottle? Is your garage damp? I fought with a lacto
Posted in thread: Ok... So it is an obsession... on 02-07-2016 at 05:12 PM
I have been brewing for over 6 years and it wears off eventually, I am always excited when I
get to brew. Now my "obsession" goes in waves, if I have a brewing project I'm focused on that
till its don...
Posted in thread: Adding hop flavor to keg on 02-04-2016 at 02:14 AM
Just dry hop in the keg. Use a muslin bag so it doesn't all settle to the bottom
Posted in thread: Single yeast packet into high OG wort? on 02-03-2016 at 07:40 PM
At this point I would let it ride it's 4-5 days in. I brew a stout myself that is about that
big too and only use 1 pack of Nottingham and tastes great. You also have to remember that you
have the lac...
Posted in thread: multiple kegs on one faucet on 02-03-2016 at 01:48 AM
How many kegs? And what about a picnic tap for the ones not on the one tap. You will have beers
mixing also or you will have to dump every time you switch beers.
Posted in thread: First World Hombrewer Problems on 02-02-2016 at 03:58 AM
Sounds like you need more kegs or bottles and a bigger storage area. And then a party.
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping practices on 01-31-2016 at 05:57 PM
When I bottled I dry hopped after a week in primary now I keg and I dry hop right in the keg.
You get all that hop aroma right away.
Posted in thread: Leaving wort over night before boiling on 01-31-2016 at 05:53 PM
I've done it a few times, I always did it after a sparge and got my full volume in the kettle
then went to bed and got up the next day and did my boil. I can't speak for how long you could
let it go b...