Last Activity:05-28-2011 6:05 PM
Posted in thread: Traveling the east coast of the US. Which breweries should I stop by? on 05-19-2011 at 05:05 AM
Thanks all for the suggestions!My apologies, I should have been more clear. I should have
mentioned that I live in Philly, so I've been to monk's about 10,000 times haha. I can
definitely agree that i...
Posted in thread: Traveling the east coast of the US. Which breweries should I stop by? on 05-18-2011 at 03:39 PM
I'm planning a trip from Philly to Outer Banx in NC next week. I'm starting to look at my route
now, and was curious if any of you out there had any brewery suggestions for me to hit up on
the way dow...
Posted in thread: Bottling while sick on 03-26-2011 at 11:25 PM
WOW! I wasn't expecting anyone to tell me it was fine. I was expecting a lot of these:Ding ding
ding ding... We have a winner...I didn't bottle when I had a simple head/chest cold... Unless
you have a...
Posted in thread: Bottling while sick on 03-26-2011 at 09:43 PM
I have strep throat and am stuck in the house. I have a dark mild ale that is ready for
bottling and I am super bored with nothing to do.If I ensure proper sanitation techniques are
followed (which i ...
Posted in thread: First all-grain batch, vessel question on 03-24-2011 at 03:54 AM
you had better clean and sanitize that bucket! that grain is probably full of microbes and wild
yeast.usually a mash tun is a pre-boil piece of equipment, and you just need to rinse and dry
it, but yo...
Posted in thread: First all-grain batch, vessel question on 03-19-2011 at 08:18 PM
I ended up using my bottling bucket as my HLT using the fly sparge method, and it seemed to
work swimmingly. Well, other than all the wort all over my floor haha. I lost a little
temperature, but we'l...
Posted in thread: First all-grain batch, vessel question on 03-19-2011 at 03:58 PM
Hi everyone!I'm about to brew my first all grain batch, and I've run into a bit of a problem.
Turns out, I don't have a hot liquor tank. I didn't think I'd really need it, and just kind of
saw it as a...
Posted in thread: Hop Selection on 03-13-2011 at 05:27 PM
Which hops do you guys think are the most citrusy?
Posted in thread: Potential Carbing Issue on 03-09-2011 at 03:55 PM
Adding yeast to a bottle could a risky thing.Just curious, what's risky about it? bottle bombs?
Posted in thread: Potential Carbing Issue on 03-06-2011 at 03:20 AM