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Posted in thread: Light Exposure During Fermentation on 06-02-2014 at 04:09 PM
Forgive me for coming late to this discussion, and some of my questions on light and
fermentation have been answered by reading the rest of this thread. While there seems to be a
few different thought...
Posted in thread: Assistance with interpreting hydrometer readings please! on 02-18-2013 at 06:02 PM
Thank you! I'm very happy. I have to get a hydrometer that's a bit easier to read, but I am
very happy to finally know how. Thanks again everyone.
Posted in thread: Assistance with interpreting hydrometer readings please! on 02-18-2013 at 05:56 PM
Great! Thank you. Does this make any sense?1.064 OG minus1.008 FG = .056 .056 x 131.25 = 7.35
ABVDoes that look about right?
Posted in thread: Assistance with interpreting hydrometer readings please! on 02-18-2013 at 05:39 PM
I have been looking through the numerous threads regarding the use of a hydrometer, and,
believe it or not, I am still confused. I brewed a graff and took an original gravity reading.
It read 64. I th...
Posted in thread: Interesting failure. Please help? on 01-29-2013 at 09:45 PM
That's great to know, thank you! Will try again and maybe just use more yeast, and take better
notes. I see you're located in Atlanta. One of my biggest clients, Turner Broadcasting is
there. I've onl...
Posted in thread: Interesting failure. Please help? on 01-29-2013 at 08:06 PM
Thank you all. I very much appreciate the answers. My brew has dried out slightly as it has
aged, but it is still syrupy and very sweet. I will make another batch, will take notes, and
will use more y...
Posted in thread: First batch ever, blueberry apple cider on 01-28-2013 at 10:01 PM
Thank you for the comment, Mike! Yes, I am learning that with either beer OR hard cider,
letting stuff age out really changes the flavor and character. I have made quite a few batches
of hard cider, a...
Posted in thread: Interesting failure. Please help? on 01-20-2013 at 12:15 AM
I've been brewing both beer, hard cider and a very good graff for some time now. After
following recipes strictly, I began to experiment. I heated a gallon of decent quality
supermarket apple juice, a...
Posted in thread: WTF? My beer is gone on 12-19-2012 at 05:18 PM
That happens to me all the time! I HATE that! It happened with a case of beer that I had, also.
I still don't know where it went. I also am not sure where I am right now.
Posted in thread: Yeast shelf life on 11-24-2012 at 05:05 PM
Thank you so much! That's great to know.