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Posted in thread: Countertop Single Vessel Brewery! on 06-01-2011 at 10:01 PM
Steve! Why do you leave me hanging like this?
Posted in thread: Fruit in Secondary Fermentation on 11-22-2010 at 12:57 AM
I simply taste test until I like it. Anything over month seems a bit excessive, though
Posted in thread: Explosive Brew on 09-14-2010 at 09:23 PM
My blackberry wheat ale has reached week three. So far, one week of being bottled I popped one
and it sounded like a gunshot. The beer in its entirety turned to foam and after 5 minutes
settled back i...
Posted in thread: Feed Store Barley? on 09-07-2010 at 06:00 PM
sweet thanks revvy
Posted in thread: Feed Store Barley? on 09-05-2010 at 07:22 PM
Thanks guys. I've decided to try whatever barley has the least amount of alterations at my
local feed store. There's really only one way to find out if it works, I guess
Posted in thread: Feed Store Barley? on 09-05-2010 at 06:34 PM
Yes sir. I know the dynamics of the process, but the only reason I'm doing this is to cut costs
ergo buying 50+ lbs. at my local feed shop. Is it safe to do this?
Posted in thread: Feed Store Barley? on 09-05-2010 at 06:21 PM
Am I able to use unmalted barley grains from a feed store? It's about 80% cheaper than at my
lhbs. If so, what type of barley should i buy? Food-grade seems to be nonexistent at every feed
store I've ...
Posted in thread: Help a brother out. Losing carbonation on 07-24-2010 at 09:52 AM
Gracias fellas. I will not rack to secondary and just add some more priming sugar and recap and
wait, what, two weeks?. Carbonation drops are expensive at my lhms. And exactly how much
priming sugar s...
Posted in thread: Help a brother out. Losing carbonation on 07-24-2010 at 03:01 AM
During bottling, I have the simplest and most primitive method of siphoning. Yes, I suck and
use my thumb as a stopper. During my last batch, the beer would splash on the bottom of the