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Posted in thread: Waited 7 days to pitch yeast! on 07-09-2015 at 11:44 PM
Wow. I've waited around 24 hours (no-chill with the CA drought, you know), but more than 48
hours would make me nervous. Glad to hear it seemed to turn out OK. Good sanitation and
Posted in thread: Giving bottles of HB to people on 07-05-2015 at 02:15 PM
I just politely say, "If you return the bottles, I'll fill them for you again." Most people
seem to get it. The one's who don't, don't get much more beer. I rarely have a problem with
Posted in thread: Thermapen sucks on 06-28-2015 at 11:02 PM
Thermapen is one of the best purchases I've made. Love it. I use it every day for cooking,
smoking, beer making. Call Customer service and let them know your problem.^This^ Plus, my wife
loves it as w...
Posted in thread: Things about your co-workers that annoy you on 06-03-2015 at 09:44 PM
Yeah, I feel for you. I ran a restaurant for a short time, I can't understand why someone lays
out the money and effort to go to a culinary school so they can work 70 hour weeks in horrible
Posted in thread: drink your mistakes on 05-29-2015 at 03:47 AM
Life is too short to drink crappy beer -- whether made by me or a pro. Down the drain and onto
the next! Loosing the time, money, hopes and dreams invested is "punishment" enough.How do
those of you w...
Posted in thread: Need help on my BIAB day on 05-24-2015 at 08:34 PM
Use a bigger pot or dunk sparge.
Posted in thread: What type of thermometer do you use with your kettle? on 05-23-2015 at 12:28 AM
Thermapen here. Simply the best. FWIW, my floating thermometer reads exactly the same, but is
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2015? on 05-20-2015 at 02:29 AM
5 gallons Marzen8 gallons Black Pearl Porter5.5 gallons Chainbreaker Clone13.5 + 11,652.5 =
Posted in thread: Canker Sores on 05-13-2015 at 12:01 PM
You can also apply honey directly to the sores. It has natural anti- bacterial properties.
Posted in thread: How awesome ! on 05-11-2015 at 06:01 AM
'Tis a pleasant sound and feeling, indeed! However, my last brew blew off big time rather than
bubbling away. That Trappist High Gravity yeast is a beast! I just pitched another batch on top
of that y...