Last Activity:08-31-2015 3:45 PM
Likes Given: 15
115 Likes on 85 Posts
Posted in thread: Damn fruit fly on 08-27-2015 at 07:47 PM
How do you know if you have an infection? I discovered day three after pitching my yeast there
was no bubble action in the airlock. Closer inspection showed the hole was drilled out poorly
that came w...
Posted in thread: Achieving a silky/pillowy/creamy mouthfeel (a la Hill Farmstead)? on 08-27-2015 at 07:44 PM
My Quinn The Eskimo IPA was built around alot of this information and is about a week in the
fermenter. Going to start dry hopping it tomorrow night for a week, xfer it to a keg and dryhop
it for a se...
Posted in thread: Damn fruit fly on 08-26-2015 at 03:26 PM
Did you get an infection from them? Or were you just grossed out by seeing them and dumped
it?Both occurred. The Moose Drool clone post-fruit flies looked like chocolate oatmeal and
smelled like death...
Posted in thread: Damn fruit fly on 08-25-2015 at 01:33 PM
Fruit flies ruined an entire batch of moose drool for me about 2 years ago.Great gnashing of
teeth occurs when they show up on brew or kegging day.I have learned in that you can make a
free homemade t...
Posted in thread: Trick to using beer gun? on 08-24-2015 at 06:46 PM
I have a Blichmann BG and it rocks..I bottle ALOT of my kegged beer to give out to friends and
family and as long as its carbed properly in the keg, its perfect in the bottle and is carbed
to what it ...
Posted in thread: Is this my first infection? on 08-13-2015 at 07:46 PM
Did you take any gravity readings? If not, then 2 weeks "should" be enough for primary
fermentation to complete. Gravity readings are your only true way to know if its still doing
anything in the ferm...
Posted in thread: Is this my first infection? on 08-13-2015 at 07:40 PM
Looks like yeast rafts and normal bubbles to me. It turns into a blanket of white that looks
like newfallen snow, you have problems.I think you are good.
Posted in thread: Riverbend Malt House on 08-10-2015 at 07:24 PM
I just finished up a sack of their pilsner and its good stuff. Doubt Ill be able to get any
more anytime soon though...Mind if I ask what you paid for it? Just curious how their sack
price stacks with...
Posted in thread: Riverbend Malt House on 08-10-2015 at 05:49 PM
Wanted to share this as I just ordered 2 of their all grain kits (right now they only have a
pale ale and french press porter all grain kit) but for their price with free shipping and it
being all loc...
Posted in thread: Oh no... on 08-10-2015 at 05:23 PM
Are you fermenting in an ash tray??And congrats, seal her up and give it a year or so...I
thought the same thing and then I saw the response about the Mr Beer LBK and remembered they
did look like ash...