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Posted in thread: Carboy/ Keg Cleaner Giveaway on 06-22-2011 at 01:20 PM
This carboy/keg cleaner is certainly better than what I am currently using!!
Posted in thread: Best Book for New Brewer on 03-08-2011 at 02:59 AM
I have The Joy of Home Brewing and How to Brew but the best book I've found is Randy Mosher's
Radical Brewing. It does not dive into the nuances but overall it is a great book that is
written very wel...
Posted in thread: First time brewer -- OG is not high enough on 03-02-2011 at 05:28 AM
My OG (store-bought kit) is supposed to be 1.069, but I'm only getting 1.55. What have I done
wrong, and what can I do to repair my evident error? It's a Pale Ale.OG's are taken/computed
with a wort t...
Posted in thread: Fermentation can take 24 to 72 hrs to show visible signs. on 03-01-2011 at 05:49 PM
I've never added sugar to the wort, but I have had yeast take off like that. There are a lot of
discussions on HBT about this topic. I did quick search and found this one. I would say DWHAHB!
Posted in thread: Fermentation can take 24 to 72 hrs to show visible signs. on 02-26-2011 at 11:00 PM
I have my very first batch of brew in my primary. Brewed on Tuesday afternoon. By wednesday
midday, air lock already showing activity. Thursday, going real good. By friday, slowing down.
Posted in thread: Fermentation can take 24 to 72 hrs to show visible signs. on 02-26-2011 at 05:48 PM
I've read through most of the 50+ pages in this thread and may have missed it, but I think this
is a good place for a reminder: Don't Worry, Have A Homebrew! If you don't have any homebrew,
Posted in thread: 3-month old New Castle in Fermenter on 06-06-2009 at 09:52 PM
FWIW,I brewed a batch of YooperBrew's Cream Ale on January 3 2009, got really busy in life and
completely forgot about it. I even dry-hopped in the primary. I was sure the batch was ruined.
I had some...
Posted in thread: Ed Wort's Apfelwein Day - January 24, 2009 on 12-27-2008 at 07:08 PM
Count me in, too!548 + 5 = 553
Posted in thread: How many gallons of EdWort's Apfelwein have been made? on 09-08-2008 at 12:29 AM
We should have some kind of celebration when we reach 10,000 gallons! :tank:
Posted in thread: I have a batch sparge trick to share on 08-21-2008 at 10:46 PM
The timing of this thread couldn't be better. I've been trying to diagnose my efficiency, it's
consistent but really bad, and my sparge is the next target. This is a great idea, in addition
to using a...