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Posted in thread: Hey Keggers! whats your method to force carbonate? on 08-28-2012 at 05:14 PM
I crash cool one day before kegging at 35°. Keg the next day with a little gelatin. I set the
PSI to about 12, while the keg is still cold, and roll it around for 15 - 20 minutes, or as
long as it tak...
Posted in thread: Expensive beer you homebrew on 08-28-2012 at 05:09 PM
Troegs' Nugget Nectar. It usually prices in the $12-$14 /6pack range, but I bought a couple of
pounds of Nugget hops at around $8/lb - much much better price point.
Posted in thread: advice for finishing off an IPA on 07-10-2012 at 12:26 PM
A couple of things: First, congrats on the new hobby! Second, with an OG of 1045, I'd say this
is more in the range of a pale ale than an IPA - but not to worry, that's ok too, you can dry
hop a pale ...
Posted in thread: Ultimate Compliment on 07-05-2012 at 12:25 PM
That's when you know you're doing it right.
Posted in thread: Forgot to aerate my wort: How long after pitching yeast can I aerate? on 05-14-2012 at 06:10 PM
I would defer to Revvy on this and not aerate.
Posted in thread: Cream ale on an IPA yeast bed? on 05-14-2012 at 05:54 PM
If you've dry hopped that IPA heavily and it's over 7% I would not only wash your yeast, but
make a starter from it as well. I would be concerned that the yeast might be a little stressed
from such an...
Posted in thread: Forgot to aerate my wort: How long after pitching yeast can I aerate? on 05-14-2012 at 05:43 PM
As far as I know, you should be ok within the first 12 to 24 hours. Here is a link to White
Labs explaining the yeast life cycle. read that some brewers will oxygenate their beer when
pitching but t...
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 05-01-2012 at 11:41 PM
Just finished the last of a sixpack of Abita's Jockamo IPA.
Posted in thread: BJCP is a four letter word on 04-24-2012 at 12:55 PM
I think I get where he's coming from, though I don't fully agree. A little, but not a lot. I
don't see this issue as black and white where one needs to pick a side as it were. There is a
need for styl...
Posted in thread: She wants my brewery on 04-23-2012 at 02:53 PM
give her the rig and teach her how to use it. be the bigger man. i know it's hard from your
unclear perspective at the moment, but when you look back on this time period, you'll be glad
you acted matu...
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