Last Activity:09-14-2009 3:23 PM
Posted in thread: Over Carbonated Bottles on 01-23-2009 at 04:30 AM
Thanks, I'll try that.
Posted in thread: Over Carbonated Bottles on 01-22-2009 at 10:55 PM
I know chilling does help a bit (just as with my last batch), but I didn't chill this one yet.
That shouldn't be a deal braker though, should it? I should just be able to open these without
Posted in thread: Over Carbonated Bottles on 01-22-2009 at 10:39 PM
Since this is the 2nd batch in a row that this has happened to me, I must be doing something
wrong. Once I open a bottle, it flows over on me instantly, however the beer itself tastes
normal (not over...
Posted in thread: Question about making a starter on 12-23-2008 at 06:51 PM
In most directions for making a yeast starter that I have seen, they mention using DME for the
starter. If I only have LME for the current brew that I'm making, is it fine to use that for
Posted in thread: Is the amount of yeast directly proportional to the alcohol content? on 12-23-2008 at 06:45 PM
Thanks, I was confused. Would you say then that the higher the OG, the more alcohol %?
Posted in thread: Is the amount of yeast directly proportional to the alcohol content? on 12-23-2008 at 05:10 PM
Is it directly proportional to how strong the beer will come out, or is it a little more
complicated than that?
Posted in thread: Too much gas in the bottle on 12-08-2008 at 08:12 PM
Hmm, thanks for the quick replies.I used the 1-2-3 rule (1 week, 2 week, etc) and made sure to
take a hydrometer reading before moving to the secondary. It has been in the bottles for about
6 weeks no...
Posted in thread: Too much gas in the bottle on 12-08-2008 at 07:47 PM
With my last batch, every time I open a bottle from the batch there is a ton of gas. I have
about two seconds to pour it in a glass before it spills over. However, taste-wise the beer
itself is perfec...
Posted in thread: Question about adding to secondary on 11-06-2008 at 06:52 PM
Thanks guys, that helps.
Posted in thread: Question about using a thief on 11-05-2008 at 11:42 PM
Here is the pic: