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Posted in thread: Two beers in queue on 10-31-2008 at 03:15 AM
I've got my mead brewing and I'm going to grab myself 2 more fermenters (ported better bottles
-- dropped my glass carboy cleaning after my first beer). I figure I can start a beer on the
15th and 16t...
Posted in thread: Priming sugar mishap, will it carb? on 09-24-2008 at 08:15 AM
Priming sugar... I had 4.25 gallons so used about 4.25oz of priming sugar. And spilled maybe a
third of it. Is my beer going to undercarbonate? I heard it overcarbonates if you leave too big
of a gap ...
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Posted in thread: Juice machine on 09-16-2008 at 01:38 AM
If so then were the company just after proof you own the unit or do they think it means the
unit is scrap?If you are not a licensed electrician you can not wire a simple plug connector
onto a wire, it...
Posted in thread: Juice machine on 09-15-2008 at 04:55 PM
But they just don't make things like they used to. They make things to break and be thrown out,
and the companies treat US like we're incapable of doing anything functional.This has been
Posted in thread: Can I make my own apple juice? on 09-15-2008 at 03:24 AM
I don't want to discourage you because it sounds like a fun experiment but it is a big job. It
takes something like 50 pounds of apples for a five gallon batch. It takes many hours on a
juicer to get ...
Posted in thread: Juice machine on 09-15-2008 at 03:10 AM
Mom has an excess juice machine now. The silly folks that made it told her to disable it by
cutting the plug off the cord and sending it in, and they'll send her a new machine (the handle
broke off he...
Posted in thread: Root beer with DME on 09-14-2008 at 09:29 PM
This sounds nitpicky, but I don't mean it to be. I make ginger ale and root beer, because I am
anti-HFCS.Interesting! I thought HFCS was corn sugar; although, mind you, HFCS can indicate 55%
Posted in thread: Red Star or Lalvin yeast? on 09-14-2008 at 03:37 AM
Can I kill this stuff off by chilling it or will it ferment slowly in my fridge?
Posted in thread: Root beer with DME on 09-14-2008 at 03:05 AM
Holy crap, rootbeer is about as toxic as eating 2 apples!Root Beer ConcentrateAnd they banned
it for that!:( this seems really stupid. AlsoI have made a `root beer ale' by using a can of
malt extract ...