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Posted in thread: no co2 at racking on 10-19-2011 at 03:13 AM
Did my first all grain brew a week ago saturday. Scottish 80 shilling. Mashed high at
158(according to recipe) all went well wound up with a og of 1.045. I don't have any way to
arrate(sp?) my wort so...
Posted in thread: First time all-grain on 10-09-2011 at 05:54 PM
Built my mash tun last weekend and I've been hankerin' to give it a go all week long. I've been
excited about all grain ever since I first started brewing but today was my first opportunity.
Posted in thread: First time soda making on 09-21-2011 at 01:43 PM
They are 8oz imperial sugar dr. pepper bottles. Pretty much the same as the Dublin dr. pepper
bottles. depending on where you are they'll likely be hard to find. From what I understand they
are only s...
Posted in thread: First time soda making on 09-19-2011 at 09:52 PM
So I decided on a whim to make some homemade soda for the first time. I used some Watkins
rootbeer extract I got from the grocery store. And made up my other ingredients. Recipe:59ml
Posted in thread: Airlock overflow low og on 09-03-2011 at 03:33 PM
My airlock is still bubbling away! After 5 days in primary I'm still getting a bubble every six
seconds! My Belgian Tripel barely bubbled that long into primary and it came out to 8.25%! I'm
Posted in thread: Airlock overflow low og on 08-31-2011 at 08:11 PM
It has gotten worse! Hey thanks for the reassurance that all is dandy. I am fermenting on the
wArm side but within the parameters of what is recommended by wyeast. It is hard down here in
south Texas ...
Posted in thread: Airlock overflow low og on 08-30-2011 at 04:49 PM
I made a "clone" of a local brewpubs standard ale. I missed my og because the extract recipe
was 6.9lb of lme and I quote: "specialty grains" with no amount listed. So by clone I mean just
Posted in thread: Full volume boil. on 08-29-2011 at 12:03 AM
Well the plan for brewing tonight was to do my first full volume boil. But I realized I'll be
boiling all the o2 out with noReal means to get any back in the water. Is it better to boil say
3 gal or s...