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  • Posted in thread: Sourwood Dry-Medium Dry Show Mead on 08-08-2010 at 01:29 AM
    .996Racking as soon as I find a carboy.....

  • Posted in thread: Brewing beer and kombucha in the same house on 08-06-2010 at 11:43 AM
    hadn't thought of that being an issue. But I don't have any equipment cross over with the two.
    I also just keep my Kombucha in an upper cabinet in our kitchen.

  • Posted in thread: Hop pellets and 30 day primary. on 08-02-2010 at 11:31 AM
    Once you boil the hops in the wort, they are "used up" so to speak. You won't get anything out
    of them at all. Not bittering, not aroma, nada. Some people strain the wort going into the
    fermenter, but...

  • Posted in thread: Hop pellets and 30 day primary. on 08-02-2010 at 02:07 AM
    So not sure this is the right place for this so please move if needed. I have started
    primarying fir at least 30 days. My main question is when using hop pellets(as I usually do)
    will I get higher IBU...

  • Posted in thread: Watermelon wine thoughts.... on 08-01-2010 at 10:54 PM
    Racked this today, and OMG tastes like ass.....and by ass I mean bad ass!

  • Posted in thread: Massive MEA..... on 08-01-2010 at 01:03 AM
    Thanks to everyone for their replies.I am using a carboy as the primary here so I thought
    helping the CO2 out would better in the term(obviously short term not so.). From some of the
    reading I've done...

  • Posted in thread: Mead gravity confusion/questions on 07-31-2010 at 01:22 AM
    So I just started a new batch of mead...... gravity reading I took was 1.090ish.I used 12.25
    lbs of honey, put 2 gal of water in a 5 gal. carboy, added the honey and then topped up with
    water. Ended ...

  • Posted in thread: Massive MEA..... on 07-31-2010 at 01:15 AM
    It looks like there was a 3 gallon batch right? Right now its not a big deal if its fermenting
    but when it stops from what I understand, you want as little open headspace as possible to
    prevent oxidat...

  • Posted in thread: Massive MEA..... on 07-30-2010 at 11:59 PM
    Well, I know airlock activity is not a sure fire sign of fermentation, but I feel confidant
    that the little buggers are still chomping away in there.What is the reason for topping off?I
    would be dilut...

  • Posted in thread: Massive MEA..... on 07-30-2010 at 11:41 PM
    I think there was a Dewalt involved.....I never knew mead must would be so hard to get off
    bamboo flooring!!