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Posted in thread: Beer Didn't Carbonate on 10-17-2012 at 04:58 AM
Well, tried the inverting method followed by 24 hours in the fridge and IT CARBONATED!!!
Actually a pretty good little beer,not earth shattering or anything but still pretty good. We
are learning to b...
Posted in thread: Finding Cargill Special Pale Malt on 10-13-2012 at 08:39 AM
I am looking to brew a recipe I received, it calls for Cargill Special Pale Malt and I am
having a lot of trouble finding it. I think the big problem is that it seems Cargill mainly
deals with bigger ...
Posted in thread: Beer Didn't Carbonate on 10-12-2012 at 06:01 PM
How about the caps? Do they seem to be on tight? Is your capper working well? Trying to trouble
shoot here, sorry for all the questions.They seem tight, but maybe not as tight as before. We
have a goo...
Posted in thread: Beer Didn't Carbonate on 10-12-2012 at 05:39 PM
Just to confirm: did you just dump the priming sugar into the bucket and rack or did you boil
the sugar in a cup of water and add the simple syrup into the bucket, this was not clear in
OP.If you just...
Posted in thread: Beer Didn't Carbonate on 10-12-2012 at 09:24 AM
Silly question, but nothing else is adding up on this thread, so I have to ask; how long are
you chilling the beers before trying them? Bottle conditioned beers need at least 24 hours in
the fridge, p...
Posted in thread: Beer Didn't Carbonate on 10-12-2012 at 08:45 AM
I see the 1-2-3 method mentioned a lot here, saying that it is for normal beers, with the
amount of germentables in our beer would it not be considered a normal beer? Just wondering for
Posted in thread: Hello from Carrboro, NC! on 10-12-2012 at 08:21 AM
Well, been into beer since I was 18 or so (shhh, don't tell anyone!!)I grew up in Michigan, by
far the best beer state in the country ;):p:D. I actually started off with Blue Moon, Oberon,
Posted in thread: Beer Didn't Carbonate on 10-11-2012 at 09:37 PM
No, it has not been in the fridge, I grabbed 2 at about 4 weeks and stuck them in hoping they
would be, when the first wasn't we didn't open the second and I forgot to take it out, the rest
have been ...
Posted in thread: Beer Didn't Carbonate on 10-11-2012 at 07:34 AM
Ok, just opened 1 up that has been in the fridge for maybe a week, definitely still flat at teh
start, but as it warms up it is getting a bit of a head and some carbonation. I have hope for
this yet. ...
Posted in thread: What beer did you really want to HATE, but it surprised the heck out of you? on 10-11-2012 at 07:27 AM
Sam Adam's Oktoberfest, never been impressed by a Sam Adam's beer, only ever felt a reaction of
it's ok but not great to their beers, however this is up near the top of my Oktoberfest list
out of more...