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Posted in thread: Please help! I may have made time bombs on 12-07-2014 at 07:55 PM
dude i thought the recipe called for 5lbs, only had 3 lbs I guess that makes a little more
sense. Either toss it out or referent it to completion. If you do that be very careful dumping
it back to a f...
Posted in thread: Please help! I may have made time bombs on 12-07-2014 at 07:42 PM
There's no way you accidentally put 3 pounds of sugar in, thinking it was 5 oz, so I'm gonna
call a troll on this one. If on the off chance you're not messing with us, you could pasteurize
but since t...
Posted in thread: Noob recipe on 12-05-2014 at 07:18 PM
I paused there and for the second half of the batch, in addition to the ounce per gallon I'd
added, I put in the rest of the can and mixed well, so another 7 ounces (effectively 9.5 ounces
in this 2.5...
Posted in thread: Noob recipe on 12-05-2014 at 07:04 PM
You can figure out how much sugar you need to bottle-condition to your desired carbonation with
a calculator online (for example but typically 20-28 grams of sugar per gallon. So one ounce
of sugar ...
Posted in thread: Noob recipe on 12-05-2014 at 06:59 PM
Full disclosure: although I've done a lot of beer I only just finished my first cider.
Hopefully I can still answer a few of these though.1&2. Yes it seems like it'll be decent. I
did one similar with...
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Posted in thread: First Cider on 11-28-2014 at 09:42 PM
I've brewed a lot of beer but this is my first cider adventure. I'm not sure how I decided on
it (most likely because I make everything unnecessarily complex), but I started with 5 pounds
of store bou...
Posted in thread: Successful Peanut Butter Stout on 03-16-2014 at 08:19 PM
Brewed something close to the original recipe last night but got crazy and added 1/2 box of
Captain Crunch peanut butter cereal to the grains while steeping. I also added 4oz of Lactose
and a pound of...
Posted in thread: Successful Peanut Butter Stout on 03-16-2014 at 08:18 PM
The next time I brew this again I think I'll try the Peanut Butter Cap'n Crunch idea I read of
someone using a few pages ago.
Posted in thread: Successful Peanut Butter Stout on 03-16-2014 at 08:16 PM
I'm glad everybody's have gone so well. Mine is now one year old, and with some impressive
self-control (and a lot of other beer) I've saved a 12 pack. It's better now than it was at 6
months or so. I...