Last Activity:12-02-2016 5:13 PM
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Posted in thread: Buring my beer, Help! on 12-02-2016 at 06:56 PM
As a long time e-brewer now, the root problem is the lack of the use of an ULWD element.If you
make the change, make sure you get a SS one so the base does not rust.Swap that out and I think
Posted in thread: The worst beer I have ever had in my life... on 12-02-2016 at 04:58 PM
@bbohanon - that one looks like the water we have in a nearby lake. There's even a film on the
glass.That looks like Yuck City. :(Trust me it was..Even the guys I know that would drink
Posted in thread: Absolutely rubbish on 12-01-2016 at 07:03 PM
Sorry to see you've got an issue there, Smelly. You're original post wasn't derogatory, so I
don't see why you're getting the reaction you are. Even If a company fixes the problem to your
Posted in thread: Anyone from Asheville on 11-23-2016 at 06:45 PM
Not from Asheville, but Charlotte..LOVE Asheville though..Asheville Brewing is my fav place to
visit and their Ninjabread Man Porter is the bomb.:-)
Posted in thread: How Common is an Infection ? on 11-22-2016 at 06:45 PM
Brewing for close to 4 years now and only one infection about 2 years ago..occured in the keg
when a fruit fly dive bombed into the keg and I did not see it.I rack from fermentor directly
to keg throu...
Posted in thread: Why do my esters decrease after a couple of weeks? on 11-22-2016 at 06:07 PM
Would help to have more info on the recipe, ferm temps, your overall process, etc.Also remember
that beer is a living thing..over time, it will lose alot of the characteristics that it had
early on in...
Posted in thread: Balancing an overly sweet Imperial Stout on 11-22-2016 at 05:30 PM
I usually use the cubes when I oak a beer..buy them with a medium or light toast on them. To
use them, I usually fill a large mason jar with them about half way with the cubes, then barely
cover them ...
Posted in thread: Balancing an overly sweet Imperial Stout on 11-22-2016 at 04:22 PM
Had a situation like this myself early in my brewing days when I started brewing bigger beers
and nothing I did helped (adding yeast did nothing as the sweetness was coming from
unfermentables in the ...
Posted in thread: Winter Warmers: What Have You Got? on 11-21-2016 at 09:26 PM
I so wish I had some winter warmers lined up..I just won my first homebrew contest this past
weekend with my chocolate milk stout that was the last 3 bottles I had so all I have is about 2
gallons of ...
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 11-21-2016 at 03:11 PM
Wanted to brew my yearly gingerbread cookie porter this weekend, but with the house getting
ready to get put on the market, I need to make a few runs to the habitat store and lowes to get
some odds an...