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  • Wellesley MA
  • Long Trail Double Bag Clone
  • Oktoberfest Ale
  • Apfelwein
  • Wicked Black Porter
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  • Posted in thread: Oktoberfest Ale and Gellatin on 09-09-2008 at 08:15 PM
    Thanks Beerific thats what I figured.

  • Posted in thread: Oktoberfest Ale and Gellatin on 09-09-2008 at 07:38 PM
    I guess my real question is does gelatin only take things out of suspension, or will it take
    things out that are dissolved? Also the MD was added because it is an extract brew and it makes
    up for the ...

  • Posted in thread: Oktoberfest Ale and Gellatin on 09-09-2008 at 03:53 PM
    I am making an Oktoberfest Ale. It had malto-dextrin added in the boil. If I use gellatin will
    it take the MD out and reduce the body of the finished product? Also can you pitch on a yeast
    cake, or wa...

  • Posted in thread: What happens w/ extra yeast on 08-29-2008 at 03:37 PM
    How long did you wait until you repitched? Most likely you just wasted an extra pack of yeast.
    Your beer will be fine, it just may be a little different than it would if you just used your
    intended ye...

  • Posted in thread: Apple Cider Beer on 08-29-2008 at 03:34 PM
    I am not too familiar with a beer like this, but in general flavors will greatly change during
    bottle conditioning. I would expect it to get better.

  • Posted in thread: Cornies empty too fast on 08-28-2008 at 09:01 PM
    twoheads, dont ever say you are contract brewing. It illegal and I would be shocked if ATF
    doesnt keep an eye on this board. Just let your friends buy you ingredients and then you can
    give them free b...

  • Posted in thread: Brittle bottles! on 08-28-2008 at 08:39 PM
    I would careful with sierra nevada bottles. Others have said they break often.

  • Posted in thread: splenda instead of priming sugar on 08-26-2008 at 12:23 PM
    If he put in the equivalent amount of splenda by volume as 4.5 oz of sugar it might not be too
    bad. If he put in 4.5 oz of splenda, toss it because that will be overpowering.

  • Posted in thread: Measuring S.G. while avoiding solids on 08-25-2008 at 07:13 PM
    Rabidgerbill, did you even read the comment that you said you couldn't disagree more with? He
    said he doesn't take a hydro reading until the bubbles stop. There is nothing wrong with that.
    It waste le...

  • Posted in thread: My first brew was ready today on 08-25-2008 at 03:33 PM
    Annika, Are you the one who kees telling me I won the lottery in a foreign country?

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