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Posted in thread: Beginner trouble/help!! on 08-31-2015 at 12:46 PM
Thanks AC man - it was coopers English ale malt extract I used, coopers brew enhancer and a
little dextrose. Yeah it tastes like a good ale. And about 5/5.5 gallons like you predicted
Posted in thread: Beginner trouble/help!! on 08-28-2015 at 09:03 PM
Also don't worry about cold temp. I can't think of a single flavor defect from cold, just it
takes longer. There are many flavor defects from to warm, some of them in the right amount and
style taste ...
Posted in thread: Beginner trouble/help!! on 08-28-2015 at 09:00 PM
IS this a kit? rather than an all grain?If it is a kit, and you know how much malt you put in,
and your starting volume, and took a final gravity - which you can do in the next glass you
poured, - you...
Posted in thread: Question on ice on 08-28-2015 at 08:53 PM
If the sink is shallow, try the bath tub.Ice in the wort is bad (the sanitized bottle thing has
been mentioned before). Basically if the ice isn't sanitized first, you are pitching back in
Posted in thread: Buying a used fridge on 08-25-2015 at 05:04 PM
Wiki lists the conversion time for r-12 to r134a as around 1994 for car a/c's. So figure a
similar time for refrigerators. That is anything post 2000 should certainly be r-134a. At one
point in time, ...
Posted in thread: OG for Sweet mead on 08-10-2015 at 06:55 PM
bzwyatt, what you do is pour yourself a glass and float the hydrometer in that. (ok, test
vessel and pour that into a glass).Given you said it was sweet, and given that a typical number
from honey is ...
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Posted in thread: newbie questions on 07-22-2015 at 07:26 PM
OP - while generally better to do full boils (6 gallons) for extract beers, you can do a
partial boil- say 2 gallons of water +extract with the hops. Then part of your cool down is
bringing the wort u...
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