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Posted in thread: Yuk on 12-14-2014 at 06:54 PM
Thanks guys. It was 6lb Ultra Light Malt Extract 1lb Lactose 1lb Black Patent 12 oz Crystal 75L
2 oz CascadeI racked 3 weeks ago. Man, you should see how black it is. It's not terrible and it
Posted in thread: Yuk on 12-14-2014 at 04:27 PM
This is my 6th brew. All successful but this one. Full boil Sweet Stout. The color is black.
Solid black. This is the first time I made no stupid mistakes. It tastes kind of burnt. I'm not
a big stout...
Posted in thread: Contamination on 11-07-2014 at 08:19 PM
I was chilling my 8 gallon kettle in a blue keg tub full of ice with the lid on. I swirled it
really good then I took the lid off to take a temp reading and a few drops of ice water that
splashed on t...
Posted in thread: Day 5 and still nothing on 11-07-2014 at 08:08 PM
I took a peak and there is some foam on top. Not a lot though and it looks as if I may have
lost a half inch of wort. I put the lid back on tight and guess I'll wait it out. I've never
opened the lid ...
Posted in thread: Day 5 and still nothing on 11-05-2014 at 10:37 PM
Oops sorry. I'm using a Bucket.
Posted in thread: Day 5 and still nothing on 11-05-2014 at 10:33 PM
No bubbles at all. The yeast was a London something. The date was good. I checked for leaks.
I'm in Baja and have no other yeast available but I do have a liquid Hefe tube and or I can get
Posted in thread: Day 5 and still nothing on 11-05-2014 at 05:03 PM
I brewed a Sweet Stout. I had no problems. I did a full boil and started with 5 gallons of
water but after removing the steeping grain bags and through evaporation I lost well over a
gallon. So I topp...
Posted in thread: taking a hydrometer reading on 11-01-2014 at 06:02 PM
Maybe this is a stupid question.I did a full boil of a Sweet Stout and after my boil I lost
more than a gallon of wort. I took a reading before I topped off to 5 gallons and it read 1.24
instead of 1....
Posted in thread: California Ale (White Labs) Question on 04-18-2014 at 03:03 PM
My liquid tube doesn't have a date. How long is it good for? I bought it January 12th 2014.
Stupid of me to have let it hang but I had to. I brew in Baja and **** happens.
Posted in thread: Temperature problem on 05-26-2013 at 03:32 PM
Two days to Puertecitos OMG! It takes less than 3 hours to get to San Felipe from the Calexico
border. It's another hour from there. They are trying to connect that hwy (5) to Hwy (1) on the