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Posted in thread: Confessions of a bad brewer... on 02-05-2009 at 03:14 AM
I like to take hydrometer readings whenever possible just so I can look like a scientist. I
also like to watch my friends' eyes glaze over when I try to explain specific gravity to them.
Posted in thread: Bottling sucks! on 01-31-2009 at 11:35 PM
I like bottling. I agree that it is about the process. that is actually something I enjoy.
stepping back and thinking about what i'm doing and how I can cut waste and save time. it's
like a puzzle.
Posted in thread: How Stuff Works on 01-31-2009 at 09:42 PM
no it's there. click on related videos. its broken up into several segments.
Posted in thread: How Stuff Works on 01-31-2009 at 08:53 PM
here it is:HowStuffWorks Videos "HowStuffWorks Show: Episode 5: Beer 101"everything i know in
life, i've googled.
Posted in thread: Bottling in a growler on 01-30-2009 at 04:16 AM
How many do you have? I'm up to 14 unique instances :rockin: adding 15 and 16 this
weekend.you've got me beat. i think we have about 10 right now. we're at the commit or quit
Posted in thread: Bottling in a growler on 01-30-2009 at 03:38 AM
when i brewed my first weissbier, I filled one cheap glass growler and put it in a cooler with
a bunch of books on top. obviously i understood the risk when i did it. i let it condition with
the rest ...
Posted in thread: attenuation situation on 01-30-2009 at 02:42 AM
i was going to say, some recipes are supposed to have a potent alcoholic character. i get
disappointed when i expect it and it is not there.
Posted in thread: How Old Are You? on 01-29-2009 at 02:47 AM
27. i think the age groups are mighty wide.
Posted in thread: Primary bucket... Quebec style! on 01-28-2009 at 10:02 PM
I know the processing of food grade bags, paper towels, etc. effectively sanitized them. I'm
not sure about garbage bags. I'm sure it's fine.
Posted in thread: Gravity Semantic Question on 01-28-2009 at 02:36 AM
i've always wondered this too. most of my brew education has come from books and websites, so i
don't "talk shop" face to face often. i was talking to a guy at work and told him that my
pumpkin ale ha...