Last Activity:01-01-2008 5:10 PM
Posted in thread: Live Beer vs Dead Beer on 01-01-2008 at 10:00 PM
Hmmm.... I googled live beer, yeast, ect. and found glowing testimonials for the intake of
brewers yeast, especially if it was live. So taking in a certain amount of live beer yeast a
day has positive...
Posted in thread: Live Beer vs Dead Beer on 12-26-2007 at 03:47 PM
On tap, with CO2? Do you filter? What kinds of sugars do you use? What I'm wondering is the
effect of yeast on the immune system?I'm going to google this, see whats out there.
Posted in thread: Live Beer vs Dead Beer on 12-24-2007 at 08:48 PM
I've been actively brewing for about a year now. I've played around with it in the past and did
the U-Brew thing for awhile as well. This however, has been the longest stretch of home brewing
Posted in thread: In the doghouse on 12-24-2007 at 08:24 PM
For what it's worth, I'd rather have the kids in the basement, in a controlled environment,
than out at a pit party or driving around in some persons car. My experience is such that
better get the fas...
Posted in thread: My flip-top bottles aren't full sealing... Help! on 12-08-2007 at 08:47 PM
I use a mix, crown caps and flip tops. The flip tops are Grolsch bottles slowly accumulated
over a number of years. Some are at least ten years old. One thing I do, is to ensure that when
Posted in thread: Wooden Beer Crate Construction on 01-09-2005 at 03:41 PM
Sorry about your bad experience with the Grolsch bottles, Arachnyd. I noticed you mentioned
that you had changed the rubber seals before you used them. I wonder if that may have been part
of the probl...
Posted in thread: bottles on 01-07-2005 at 02:22 PM
I've been using Grolsch bottles that I saved. It took a while to save them but it is worth it.
They are an old fashion type of bottle with a resealable top. The heavy duty plastic cork is
held in plac...
Posted in thread: Ginsing Beer? on 01-06-2005 at 09:34 PM
Does any body have a receipe for Ginsing beer? I had some out in B.C. a couple of years ago.
Something called Rethink beer, made by Tree Brewery, on contract for some guys. They also added
ginko and t...