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Posted in thread: Bottling Dilemma on 11-13-2007 at 09:49 PM
Thanks for all the input. As for the water, I've been noticing more sediment and such in the
water but maybe that's just me. You're right about the rampant rumors though; according to some
there is a ...
Posted in thread: I Love the Holidays on 11-13-2007 at 02:26 AM
I guess no one appreciates my drunkin rambling.
Posted in thread: Bottling Dilemma on 11-13-2007 at 02:25 AM
The bottling bucket is the secondary. The beer is fermented out; I'm just being cautious as I
don't want any exploding bottles. I usually keg, so using the bottling bucket as the secondary
is no big d...
Posted in thread: Bottling Dilemma on 11-13-2007 at 01:03 AM
Okay, so the beer is in the secondary fermenter which doubles as my bottling bucket (it has a
spigot on the bottom). The hygrometer reading should be stabilized within a few days and the
beer ready to...
Posted in thread: I Love the Holidays on 11-13-2007 at 12:57 AM
I've already got a good start on my winter weight: an unfortunate byproduct of good food and
good drink and good friends. I put the pumpkin ale in the secondary yesterday and it smelled
Posted in thread: Can't wait any longer on 03-12-2007 at 03:59 PM
The carb/head was good (carbonated at 26-28 psi at room temp). I'm going to try it again in a
few days. Maybe I'll go get some Sierra Nevada Pale Ale or Sweetwater 420 to compare with.
Posted in thread: What books do you all recommend? on 03-12-2007 at 03:56 PM
I'll agree with "Complete Joy". I found it to cover all general topics and has procedures from
begining extract brewing to advanced all-grain brewing along with many recipes. It was very
Posted in thread: How long is too long in a secondary on 03-12-2007 at 03:51 PM
I just racked my wheat beer into the secondary after fermenting for a week. The yeast (WLP320)
that I'm using didn't seem to settled out as much as other ale yeast but the cloudy appearance
is one of ...
Posted in thread: Can't wait any longer on 03-10-2007 at 11:09 PM
Yep. Definately too soon. Hopefully I didn't ruin it by force carbonating too soon.