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Posted in thread: Looking to move from Extract brewing to All Grain on 11-16-2010 at 05:05 AM
Need some opinions from the expertsWhat kit to buy? - northern brewer has one with 2 coolers,
mesh bottom, hoses etc. is that enough?Does all grain brew taste different? we seem to have
Posted in thread: How long can I let the beer sit at 75 after bottling on 06-14-2010 at 03:37 AM
We have several batches of beer in the bottle. here in Texas imy house stays about 76 degrees.
How long can the beer stay in the bottle in these conditions befoe it deterorates? We have the
Posted in thread: What do you do about brewing when it gets hot and you live in Texas on 04-29-2010 at 11:59 AM
I still think it sounds funny. :DYea, really the only thing bad about living here is the summer
that never ends. Gets hot in June and stays that way til September. Course all these Cowboys
fans are qu...
Posted in thread: What do you do about brewing when it gets hot and you live in Texas on 04-28-2010 at 05:43 PM
Get one of these with a temp controller (I use a Johnson A19). I got this from Craigslist for
$120. With this, I can now lager. I also live in the DFW area and with our wild weather I'd be
Posted in thread: MAY Day May Day HElp on fermenting monster on 04-12-2010 at 08:26 PM
Here it is in a nutshell1.5 # Crystal 120L Malt10.5# Amber Extract3# Amber DMESteep grains at
155 for 25 minutes in 2.5 gallons of waterAdd extract after returning to boil60 minute boilHop
Posted in thread: MAY Day May Day HElp on fermenting monster on 04-12-2010 at 04:45 PM
Sounds awesome! Can you post the recipe? I'd love to try this one myself at some point.Would
you want the recipe?
Posted in thread: MAY Day May Day HElp on fermenting monster on 04-12-2010 at 04:00 PM
Thanks for all the advice. I put the lid back on and added a drain hose thats only 1 foot long,
have the bottle for the airlock, sitting ontop the bucket now, looks like with 1 foot of hose
it can pus...
Posted in thread: MAY Day May Day HElp on fermenting monster on 04-12-2010 at 03:24 PM
We need advice. We have a Arrogant Double bastard in the primary and its going nuts. It was
brewed on saturday.The foam is so thick ( must be form the 13# of malt added) that it keeps
clogging up the ...
Posted in thread: Online Brew kit providers on 04-06-2010 at 02:32 PM
Oh we arent dissapointed with the NB kits, not at all. Just didnt make sense on the steeping
instruction. If you drop your grains in cold water and heat for 20 minutes, you may not even
hit 150. someo...
Posted in thread: What do you do about brewing when it gets hot and you live in Texas on 04-06-2010 at 02:25 PM
So how does this temp controller work? With a freezer or fridge that is.