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Posted in thread: Beer Labelizer - Label Generator on 06-04-2011 at 11:47 AM
I was reading through this forum thread when I saw that quite a few of you have been making
seriously strong beers. I'm pretty stoked on my latest brew as well. I created this label for
my latest brew...
Posted in thread: Summer Brewing on 06-01-2011 at 02:35 PM
I'd ferment some ales in your basement. 65F is a good ambient temp, and your actual
fermentation will be a few degrees above that. Also on the plus side, my basement doesn't vary
in temps much at all ...
Posted in thread: Summer Brewing on 06-01-2011 at 02:22 PM
It's getting stinking hot here in Michigan (finally, not complaining), and I want to keep
brewing. I am trying to keep the house around 74 with the AC, but our basement is about 65
degrees.I don't hav...
Posted in thread: Is my beer ready to hit the bottles? on 06-01-2011 at 12:17 PM
While I would agree with this if it was something else, it does say on the label of the beer
that "ready to drink in 10 days" and fermentation is supposed to take place in 5 days on
average. Should I ...
Posted in thread: Racking to Secondary - Necessary or just Desirable? on 05-20-2011 at 01:19 PM
Wow, I wish I'd seen this thead... two minutes sooner. :drunk:
Posted in thread: Racking to Secondary - Necessary or just Desirable? on 05-20-2011 at 01:16 PM
Question answered. Sorry for the mess...
Posted in thread: Got some Crystal and Oktoberfest... What to do? on 05-13-2011 at 12:02 PM
Doesn't that kit already use crystal?The kit comes with (as it is labled)...Crushed Caramel 60L
80z. and 20L 4 oz. MaltIf I understand correctly, this one bag contains 8 oz. of 60L and 4 oz.
of 20L Ca...
Posted in thread: Got some Crystal and Oktoberfest... What to do? on 05-12-2011 at 10:28 PM
I have some left over Crystal Malt, about half pound each of 10L and 60L, and a Brewers Best
Oktoberfest kit. Do you think I could use any or all the Crystal in the Oktoberfest kit, or
would there be ...
Posted in thread: Cooper's Draught Beer Kit on 05-09-2011 at 12:10 PM
I have a Cooper's Draught in the fermenter (7 days now). It's my first 5 gal brew so I didn't
want to do anything but follow the directions this time out. This will give me a frame of
reference so if ...
Posted in thread: Another "Is My Beer Infected - Should I Dump It" Thread on 05-03-2011 at 05:59 PM
Well, I went and did it. I went out and bought a starter kit made up by my local home brew
supplier very similar to the one linked to above. I probably should have done it sooner, but I
did learn a lo...