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Posted in thread: Labels for our homebrew, Witt's End on 01-17-2013 at 08:58 AM
My dad had an open heart surgery in September of 2011 to replace his aortic valve because of a
birth defect. After recovering well and making it through all of the rehabilitation therapy, in
March of ...
Posted in thread: Root Beer Recipe Turned Out Quite Nice on 01-15-2013 at 04:09 PM
After about a week of drinking, there are some more tweaks I would make:1) Use champagne yeast
instead of baker's yeast. There was a nagging subtle flavor that I couldn't identify, and one
of my house...
Posted in thread: Qs about ginger beer -- glass bottles, refrigeration on 01-15-2013 at 04:04 PM
You may have added too much yeast. From everything I have read, with sodas like ginger ale and
root beer you only need to add about 1/4 teaspoon of yeast for every 4 quarts of liquid. With
Posted in thread: Root beer recipes using roots and herbs on 01-15-2013 at 03:55 PM
The recipe I based it off of was originally a Virgil's clone. It's a lot different than your
normal commercial brews. Another tweak I would add to the list on the other thread is to drop
the Star Anis...
Posted in thread: Root beer recipes using roots and herbs on 01-13-2013 at 06:26 AM
I just put up a thread on my experience this past week brewing root beer only using roots,
herbs, and spices.I did have a hard time finding recipes, but pieced things together over time
and gave it a ...
Posted in thread: Root Beer Recipe Turned Out Quite Nice on 01-12-2013 at 09:44 PM
Hey guys,I brewed my first root beer this week and was pleasantly surprised with how it turned
out. I wanted to share the recipe, and a few tweaks I'm going to try next time around. The
recipe is most...
Posted in thread: parts list for Force Carb Liter Bottles... on 01-07-2013 at 07:05 AM
I'm going to be brewing some root beer and ginger ale soon, do you think a setup like this
could work to force carbonate sodas?
Posted in thread: Force Carbonating 2L Bottles on 01-07-2013 at 05:46 AM
Hello Brewers,I'm thinking about brewing some root beer and ginger ale later on this week, and
have been looking around the internet for different methods of carbonating 2L bottles. While I
could use ...