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  • Posted in thread: Ran out of propane, what should I do? on 10-02-2009 at 03:04 AM
    Can you pull the tank off of your grill?Borrow from a neighbor?

  • Posted in thread: How many gallons of EdWort's Haus Pale Ale have been made? on 07-22-2009 at 03:11 AM
    5 for me too.....That makes 1962

  • Posted in thread: First Solo Brew! Edwort's Pale Ale (5 Gallons) on 07-03-2009 at 07:25 PM
    I just brewed a 5 gallon batch of this myself today. Really seems like it's going to be a good

  • Posted in thread: I'm cooling my wort, and my thermometer broke, what do I do? on 06-27-2009 at 06:13 PM
    Actually, I think the "rule of thumb" came from this scenario. If you can comfortably put your
    thumb (sanitized, or course) in the wort, you should be good to go.

  • Posted in thread: Apfelwein Fermentation Temp Question on 06-14-2009 at 03:30 PM
    I just finished up fermenting my first batch using EdWort's recipe and just left it in my
    basement for a couple of months. The temp ranged from about 60-70 degrees. Nothing special. It
    turned out scar...

  • Posted in thread: How do you drain the hop bag? At boiling temp?? on 06-10-2009 at 12:59 PM
    I set up a ladder over my kettle after flameout, then just hang it from one of the rungs until
    it's done dripping.

  • Posted in thread: over-carbonation???? on 05-03-2009 at 01:59 PM
    The priming sugar that comes with the kit is pretty much the most you would ever need. Here's a
    good article on how to determine how much you will want to use.A Primer on PrimingPutting your
    beer in t...

  • Posted in thread: What do you do with your spent grains? on 04-06-2009 at 03:11 AM
    compost bin

  • Posted in thread: Project Monsterator on 03-30-2009 at 03:12 AM
    May want to think about having it bead/sand blasted. Usually pretty cheap and will get all of
    the rust out. Then hit it with some picklex or something, just to neutralize anything that
    might be left.

  • Posted in thread: 40 qrt stockpot for 22.40 - >35.00 w shipping on 03-27-2009 at 01:37 AM
    I noticed the same thing as I was boiling water in it for the passive oxide layer. Doubt I'll
    fill it that high but a good fyi.

Primary: Thunderstruck Pumpkin Ale Secondary: Empty Bottled: Ed Wort's Apfelwein, American Amber Ale, Brown Porter Kegged: Ed Wort's Haus Pale Ale, American Amber Ale