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Posted in thread: extreme bottle bombs on 09-02-2013 at 02:48 AM
well i opened the chilled one today. It was still a gusher but mush more subdued. Still tasted
nasty but cold.I am leaning toward incomplete fermentation over infection at this point but it
could be e...
Posted in thread: extreme bottle bombs on 08-30-2013 at 05:43 PM
thanks for the input so far. A couple clarifications...I am measuring gravity with hydrometer
and then correcting for temperature with beersmith.The SG in the bottle is 1.009 and not 1.09.I
did come u...
Posted in thread: extreme bottle bombs on 08-30-2013 at 12:59 PM
I am having a problem with bottle bombs that I need help resolving.I have been homebrewing for
about a year and a half with about 10 extract brews and then 5 BIAB brews under my belt. My
results have ...
Posted in thread: pitched beer yeast on wine kit - oops on 08-23-2013 at 12:09 AM
Well I am back to report on my mistake.It seems as thong the wine finished out fine. SG on 7-21
measured .994 which was right at target.Drinking my first bottle tonight 2 weeks after bottling
and it t...
Posted in thread: pitched beer yeast on wine kit - oops on 07-11-2013 at 02:40 AM
OG on 7-7-13 was 1.066 at 78 degrees FSG on 7-10-13 is 1.018 at 80 degrees FIt looks like i am
losing gas through the gasket where the airlock fits in the fermenter lid. Thus no airlock
Posted in thread: pitched beer yeast on wine kit - oops on 07-10-2013 at 02:53 PM
Take some hydrometer readings a few days apart before you do anythingNow that sounds like
wisdom right there. But the fool that I am pitched the wine yeast last night without taking a
Posted in thread: pitched beer yeast on wine kit - oops on 07-10-2013 at 12:59 AM
i am finding reports of 10 to 12% alcohol tolerance on the safale 05.The wine yeast that came
with the kit is lalvin EC-1118.going on 2 days sitting and no visible signs of fermentation.
Posted in thread: pitched beer yeast on wine kit - oops on 07-09-2013 at 01:35 PM
so no votes for pitching the wine yeast along with the 05?
Posted in thread: pitched beer yeast on wine kit - oops on 07-09-2013 at 02:12 AM
so I was mixing up a 4 week juice wine kit yesterday and it was yeast pitching time. I grabbed
the pack from the fridge and sprinkled it and then realized that it was beer yeast and not the
Posted in thread: Destin, FL beer spots on 05-16-2013 at 06:10 PM
anybody have any updates on the craft beer scene in destin, fl?