Last Activity:11-22-2015 9:44 PM
Likes Given: 2
22 Likes on 18 Posts
Posted in thread: Strange Brew on 11-15-2015 at 05:16 PM
I recently made a Coconut Pecan Porter. It was the most daring I've ever been with my homebrew
ingredients but it turned out excellent. Here is my 5 gal recipe:10.5# 2 row12oz Chocolate
malt1# C606oz ...
Posted in thread: show us all your fermentation closets/chambers here on 07-28-2015 at 11:41 PM
This is my Primary fermentation cabinet. It's an apartment size fridge/freezer with a Johnson
controller added. It stays in my garage. I use a 7.9 gal Speidel tank. It never blows over on a
Posted in thread: Frustrated Mightily on 07-19-2015 at 08:19 PM
Your bug likely lies hidden from you in a spigot,valve or bottling wand tip.
Posted in thread: California and Southwest Trip - What/Where To Buy? on 07-09-2015 at 11:51 PM
Try to stop at a Bevmo liquor superstore along your way. carry hundreds of different beers and
many of them are local to our area.
Posted in thread: Who is Brewing this 4th of July....or at least the weekend? on 06-28-2015 at 09:11 PM
I expect I will brew on the 4th or 5th since I plan to go fishing/camping the following
weekend. I'll probly brew an IPA and smoke some ribs as well.
Posted in thread: What are the three layers in yeast slurry? Pic on 02-07-2015 at 10:01 PM
the pic was taken the day after racking. My slurries always look like this.
Posted in thread: What are the three layers in yeast slurry? Pic on 02-07-2015 at 09:45 PM
I know that the middle layer is beer but which layer is yeast and what is the third layer?
Posted in thread: How to order a beer at a National chain restaurant on 02-03-2015 at 01:07 AM
While the hostess seats the family, I excuse myself to the bar to peruse the taps. Nine times
out of ten, the wait staff has no idea what is on tap. Their manager made them write it down,
but they hav...
Posted in thread: Strange plastic taste that creeps into my beer on 02-02-2015 at 03:35 PM
Also make sure you disassemble your bottling bucket spigot and bottling wand valve and clean
them. Nasty things can hide there and cause infections after bottling. It happened to me.
Posted in thread: Confession Time on 02-02-2015 at 02:49 AM
I've brewed over 200 batches now and I have almost never checked my final gravity. I don't care
what it is. I bottle all my ales at ~14 days. It always works just fine. Anybody want my