Last Activity:03-05-2014 9:26 AM
Posted in thread: I have Munich Extract and Kent Goldings Hops. What can I make? on 03-03-2014 at 11:19 PM
I recently purchased 1 pound of Kent Goldings hops to use for future recipes. I have some
Munich LME from MoreBeer that I need to use. I search for recipes with no luck. What can I make
from those ing...
Posted in thread: Using aquarium heater to maintain fermentation temp on 02-06-2014 at 02:12 PM
I do this as well. I have noticed a huge issue besides that my temp control only goes down to
68 but with the cold the water is actually a lower temperature. I would install a device that
moves the wa...
Posted in thread: BIAB Pliny The Elder Clone on 01-27-2014 at 07:04 PM
I am currently boiling the all grain clone from the AHA link:
https://www.homebrewersassociation.org/attachments/0000/6351/doubleIPA.pdfI tried to do this
with the BIAB technique. I filled up my kettl...
Posted in thread: What did I make? on 01-21-2014 at 02:09 PM
I had some hops and yeast that I needed to use so I decided to through together an all extract
batch on Friday night.3 gallon batch (3.5 gallon boil)Extract:3.3lbs Muntons Extra Light
LME1lbs Muntons ...
Posted in thread: Issues with my beer's attenuation on 01-21-2014 at 01:55 PM
How did you pitch the yeast? Did you rehydrate it?
Posted in thread: Do you steep your hops? on 01-02-2014 at 01:03 PM
I assume that this could be the reason for the haze. You could use irish moss or some sort of
clearing agent to help with that. You also risk infection if you are not chilling quickly
enough but 20-30...
Posted in thread: Getting ready to bottle my first IPA on 01-02-2014 at 12:57 PM
Sounds like a bad idea to bottle 1 gallon of beer into two bottles. Take the chance of opening
it and not having carbonation or realizing that the flavor needs more time to develop.
Posted in thread: Do you steep your hops? on 01-02-2014 at 12:51 PM
Are you chilling the beer while you are steeping? And by steeping do you mean you are leaving a
hop bag in the brew kettle. A little more explanation would help.
Posted in thread: Northern Brewer SMASH Session Kit on 10-21-2013 at 02:30 PM
I figured that it was close enough. The kit says it should be 4.7 but I didn't do any
temperature adjustments when measuring gravity and I could have more than 5 gallons sitting in
Posted in thread: Northern Brewer SMASH Session Kit on 10-21-2013 at 01:55 PM
This is my first brew and of course there are the minor mishaps. The only issue that has been
bugging me is that I forgot to check the OG. I let the beer bubble for 3 days and settle for 1.