Last Activity:02-18-2009 6:28 AM
Posted in thread: 2 cans of extract per batch? on 03-11-2009 at 12:40 AM
this is a very handy little guide line for a new brewer with nice suggestions & explainations.
++ for your help to this question.The only thing I'd like to add is "go easy on the dextrose".
Posted in thread: 2 cans of extract per batch? on 03-11-2009 at 12:19 AM
i was perusing through my homebrewing for dummies book whilst on the can today and he said he
uses two cans of extract per 5 gal batch. anyone do this? i always used one, kinda seems like
overkill to ...
Posted in thread: Your Favorite Kits on 02-18-2009 at 06:22 AM
I really like Cooper's Lager a lot. And Cooper's draught. Also, Cooper's Canadian Blonde made
with 2#s rice syrup solids and fermented cold with S-23 makes a wiked lawnmower.Do you use the
Posted in thread: Coopers Stout - what yeast is best? on 12-10-2008 at 04:55 AM
Next time make the Coopers Brewmaster Selection Series Irish Stout and use 500 g of dry malt
extract and 300 g of Dextrose.I hear ya, but Coopers Stout is the only product available in my
area. I'll h...
Posted in thread: Coopers Stout - what yeast is best? on 12-10-2008 at 03:22 AM
I'm drinking some Coopers Stout in my Tap-A-Draft using nitro cartridges. Pretty darn good.
Nothing like a few pints of stout in the winter months.Only thing I'd like to change with this
kit is to mak...
Posted in thread: Coopers Pilsner, skunk? on 11-29-2008 at 03:11 AM
Hey thanks a lot. I tried one of these last night and I'm pretty impressed, it's been just over
two weeks in the bottle and the smell is pretty much gone. I'm going to let them sit for
another week or...
Posted in thread: Coopers Pilsner, skunk? on 11-29-2008 at 03:02 AM
Yup, even though the directions claim to use a "lager" yeast, it won't ferment at proper lager
temperatures. dry yeast that comes with that Pilsner Coopers kit is a lager yeast, as it can
go down as...
Posted in thread: Coopers Pilsner, skunk? on 11-25-2008 at 03:12 AM
Hey all, I just recently brewed up a Thomas Coopers Brewmaster Pilsner kit. I added 500g of
Muntons light spraymalt and 2 cups of corn sugar at the start. I brewed Oct. 6th, racked to a
carboy oct. 8t...
Posted in thread: Coopers carbonation drops pic review on 11-08-2008 at 08:58 PM
True, but they serve a purpose as well....Some people keg, but bottle a few for various
reasons, including contest entries...and rather that calculating the amount of sugar water
needed for 4 or 6, 12...
Posted in thread: 2 Cans of Coopers IPA? on 10-26-2008 at 06:15 PM
Ok, I ended up with 2 cans of Cooper's Brewmaster IPA. I have on hand 4# of LDME, 12# of
Dextrose, 2# Maltodextrin, and 4 oz of Cascade pellets. What can I do with this?Follow the
directions and you'l...