Black Island Brewer
Last Activity:05-31-2016 2:48 PM
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Posted in thread: Cool Brewing Corny 5G & Mini Giveaway on 05-11-2016 at 02:46 PM
Posted in thread: Seattle to San Diego - best breweries? Other attractions? on 05-01-2016 at 04:23 AM
Cascade Brewing Barrel House in Portland is an absolute must for sour beer and/or barrel aged
Posted in thread: Problems with my propane burner. on 05-01-2016 at 04:04 AM
Brew day went as planned until.... I go outside to boil and I tried all kinds of adjustments
and still could not get past the black soot/orange flame. Never could get the blue as primary
with just a l...
Posted in thread: SMaSH IPA - Simcoe or Chinook? on 04-21-2016 at 05:42 AM
I love doing a double batch with separate boils. One mash, then boil the split batches, each
with the single hop.
Posted in thread: Homebrewing in Santiago, Chile on 04-18-2016 at 05:38 AM
Oh, and they make great beer too!
Posted in thread: Homebrewing in Santiago, Chile on 04-18-2016 at 05:37 AM
Between Santiago and Valparaiso there is a small German craft brewery that might get you
pointed in the right direction. I tried to find a homebrew club to hook up with when I was in
Chile last fall, ...
Posted in thread: Brewing Network Domain Expired? on 04-16-2016 at 03:02 AM
Anyone else getting this message, or have I just had too much Apfelwein?
Posted in thread: Carboy vs Bucket Fermenting?? on 04-13-2016 at 02:42 PM
I've fermented in glass for 20+ years, and I like it for its scratch resistance, oxygen
impermeability, and being able to see through it when fermenting and racking. I did break one a
couple years ago...
Posted in thread: Cheap Store Bought Apple Juice Cider on 04-13-2016 at 02:28 PM
If the yeast packet wasn't expired, just give it time. You honestly can't mess that stuff up,
unless you heated it before pitching and didn't cool it enough. Temperature can play a role in
how fast it...
Posted in thread: No bittering/60 min hop additions with only 20 min and later additions? on 04-10-2016 at 09:41 PM
It can depend on whether or not you whirlpool, and if so, at what temp and for how long. A 15
minute addition is a 45 minute addition if you whirlpool for 30 minutes above isomerization