Last Activity:05-21-2016 4:50 PM
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Posted in thread: What are you doing instead of brewing this weekend? on 05-21-2016 at 04:50 PM
power washing the back deck and front sidewalk. then beer. (drinking, kegging, bottling)
Posted in thread: Wit Beer with Lavender Recipe Question on 05-21-2016 at 02:47 PM
be very very careful with the lavender. even a little can make your beer taste like an
overpowering air freshener (voice of experience, couldn't drink it). Put 1-2 tablespoons in a
dry hop bag, and pu...
Posted in thread: Our Electric Brewhouse in Istanbul on 05-06-2016 at 12:00 PM
Especially like the lab coat and long black rubber gloves---the mad scientist look!
Posted in thread: What do I do? Fumigation. on 05-04-2016 at 11:33 PM
looks like 2 options after extensive googling. Ask your landlord for NyloFume bags which are
impermeable to the sulfuryl fluoride (normally used to protect things during whole house
fumigation). But i...
Posted in thread: Any Bacon Makers Here? on 04-22-2016 at 10:32 PM
use cure #2 if you are making pancetta--Cure #2 is for dried/fermented meats and sausage like
Coppa, pancetta, salami, etc.
Posted in thread: Filling a barrel on 03-16-2016 at 05:05 PM
sounds like a plan. Doing it this way will keep most of the trub out of the barrel too.
Posted in thread: Maple extract on 03-02-2016 at 05:45 PM
I've tried this (once) and would not recommend it. I added 20 ml of pure maple extract to 5
gallons. Maple flavor was present, not overwhelming. BUT it gave a strange metallic taste to
the beer, so it...
Posted in thread: Homebrew Supply Keg System Giveaway on 03-01-2016 at 06:02 PM
Posted in thread: 15 Gallon Solera Primary on 02-18-2016 at 01:00 AM
I started this in July last year. First 5 gallons was with Roselare, next 2 were fermented with
a belgian yeast. All 3 were combined in at 15 gallon sanke. Took 3 gallons off at
December--just the rig...
Posted in thread: Oxyclean "Perfume" in Speidel - now what? on 02-18-2016 at 12:55 AM
Were you using regular oxyclean, or oxyclean free? The latter doesn't have perfume smells, and
I've never had a problem with it from removing my bottle labels.I was using generic kroger
version of oxy...