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Posted in thread: Bray's One Month Mead on 06-27-2014 at 07:05 PM
I guess with it still fermenting that's probably the best option. I tend to worry about
oxidation so I didn't even consider moving it back into the jug since I typically only rack my
beers once. Not s...
Posted in thread: Bray's One Month Mead on 06-27-2014 at 02:41 PM
I'm thinking of racking my mead out of my 1 gallon jug into a 3 gallon Mr. Beer bucket. (It's
the next smallest fermenter I have and I can use it to bottle.) It's been in the jug for 3
weeks and I'd l...
Posted in thread: Bottle Carbonation issues on 03-19-2014 at 02:49 PM
I'm having Carbonation issues with my Vanilla Peat Smoked Porter. I used the extract kit from
Northern and added vanilla slurry at bottling. 1062, 1 packet of Safale US-05 Ale Yeast, Temp
65-70 in da...
Posted in thread: Fermentation can take 24 to 72 hrs to show visible signs. on 11-20-2013 at 03:34 PM
I'm currently brewing Superior Strong Ale (Midwest) and seem to experiencing lag in
fermentation. It's a big beer with an original OG of 1.067 (mine was 1.062) and came with 2
packets for dry yeast. I...
Posted in thread: What Sanitisers and Cleaners are used. on 04-04-2013 at 07:51 PM
If I'm cleaning the equipment off with hot water and Easy Clean right after I brew, do I still
need to use Star San (or similar) before I brew again? I've only done one batch and I'm getting
ready to ...
Posted in thread: Sierra Nevada Pale Ale Clone from BYO on 04-04-2013 at 07:31 PM
I was thinking honey since I like the flavor. Flameout is the last 10 minutes of the boil
right? How much would you recommend using?
Posted in thread: Sierra Nevada Pale Ale Clone from BYO on 03-29-2013 at 01:26 PM
I bought the SNPA clone from Northern and I'm looking for suggestions on how to improve the
flavor and/or increase ABV. I'm thinking of adding some honey but I've never done that before
so I thought I...
Posted in thread: OxiClean & Cleaning Bottles/Equipment on 03-08-2013 at 03:28 PM
How much Oxi Clean should I use for doing a whole bath tub full of bottles?
Posted in thread: Best use of Vanilla beans on 03-05-2013 at 07:40 PM
2 teaspoons per bean. That assumes single-fold extract, which is predominantly what you'll find
at the grocery store. At least use real and not imitation.After reading up a bit it sounds like
Posted in thread: Best use of Vanilla beans on 03-05-2013 at 07:22 PM
I'm cheap so I'm considering using vanilla extract in a 1 gallon secondary from my Irish Stout
to experiment. Any recommendations on the amount I should use?