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Posted in thread: Alton Brown - Homebrew - You Tube on 12-03-2007 at 09:59 PM
Kinda funny story.LOL. Well, at least one good thing came out of the show for me. I finally
figured out what that stick was for. LOL. Since, buying my brew kit few months ago, could not
figure out wha...
Posted in thread: Off flavored wort on 11-27-2007 at 07:50 PM
Thax for suggestions Mrfocus, nurmey, yooper.Other than that, John Palmer in How to Brew lists
the astringency (tongue puckering) off flavor as being caused by a too long steep. I would
Posted in thread: Off flavored wort on 11-27-2007 at 03:24 AM
HI all. I've had bad after taste or sensation problem on all my batchs. Got advice and studied
up on this forum and tried again. I just brewed "toad spit stout" a week ago.(recipe from that
book by pa...
Posted in thread: Just out of curiosity. on 11-19-2007 at 05:51 AM
Hi all.a question purely for my personal curiosity.If I were to keep repitching yeast with
boiled and cooled sugar after primary(9 days), what would happen? Would my alcohol percentage
go up? would my...
Posted in thread: How long can beer be in secondary? on 11-08-2007 at 07:22 PM
Hi all. I'm back. :D As my title suggest, how long can beer stay in secondary? For one thing
leading to another my beer ended up sitting in secondary for about close to 1month now.
Possibly another fe...
Posted in thread: more question before brewing on 10-26-2007 at 10:50 PM
Before I start another batch, I wanted to get couple more questions answered.1) Do I need to
boil water that will be mixing with wort before going into carboy? I do not mean water i'll be
using to mak...
Posted in thread: bad aftertaste HELP!!! on 10-26-2007 at 09:44 PM
How are you crushing the steeping grains, or are they pre-crushed from your supplier? If the
husks are shredded to much you could pick up even more astringency.Unless your way up in the
Posted in thread: First brew; several newbie mistakes on 10-25-2007 at 07:55 PM
:ban: Woohoo, someone who made more mistakes than me!! :D heheheafter reading alot of posts
last few hours, I was kinda getting depressed. well, these are mistakes I made. *realized them
Posted in thread: First Batch, First Mistake. Dump? on 10-25-2007 at 07:38 PM
I probably did half a dozen mini-batches with nothing in the airlock but air before I realized
you're supposed to put either sterile water or alcohol in there. The only batch that I got an
Posted in thread: bad aftertaste HELP!!! on 10-25-2007 at 06:53 PM
Thax for all the suggestions everyone. I'll be sure to pay more attention temp on next batch
and maybe even rinsing after 1 step.Yooperbrew I can't find recipie for other two at the
moment. I'm on my ...