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Posted in thread: Wheat beer fementation temp question on 05-30-2013 at 05:07 AM
I used a wet-tshirt and it worked extremely well. My house went from 66 to 74 in the day. Wort
was at 66 this morning, and went to 65 at the end of the day after applying the wet-tshirt. It
Posted in thread: First time brewer on 05-30-2013 at 05:03 AM
So I am brewing my first batch of irish stout (Midwest supply extract kit). I fermented in the
primary for five days and just racked to the secondary. The starting OG was 1.05 and was 1.018
Posted in thread: it's finally time: building a keezer (questions) on 05-30-2013 at 04:54 AM
thank you friends. i've spent all day doing my homework and have a much better idea of what i
need to do. again, thank you.......or you could build a coffin keezer and skip the collar. I
have a GE 7 c...
Posted in thread: What is this? on 05-29-2013 at 08:14 PM
from that picture alone, i would say everything looks healthy. my guess is a bit of yeast and
Posted in thread: it's finally time: building a keezer (questions) on 05-29-2013 at 08:10 PM
friends,long time since being on HBT. i am mechanically stupid and DIY-dumb, so sorry for the
stupid questions beforehand.med school is starting soon, so i figured i should finally get
around to build...
Posted in thread: Punkin' Ale on 11-22-2012 at 03:01 AM
So my FG is finishing a little high (1.025), but my OG was also a little high (1.071). Since my
ABV is a little higher than expected, I was thinking about adding water to the fermenter to dry
it out a...
Posted in thread: Punkin' Ale on 11-16-2012 at 07:59 PM
Word of advice: rice hulls are your friend.I've been sparging for about an hour now, and I've
collected about 2.5 gallons of delicious, pumpkiny nectar (mmmmmmmm). I only added about 0.75
lbs of rice ...
Posted in thread: Punkin' Ale on 11-16-2012 at 10:13 AM
Getting ready to brew this guy up tomorrow--couple of questions though.Is it really necessary
to pitch 2 packets of US05? Wouldn't this be over pitching?How much pumpkin spice should I add
to adjust f...
Posted in thread: Good beers in Southeast Florida during late August on 08-22-2012 at 10:29 PM
just travelled to tequesta brewing co. yesterday (from fort lauderdale), and i have nothing but
good things to say about these guys.great beer, great enthusiasm, and great people. i had a
Posted in thread: Problems with a Kolsch on 08-20-2012 at 03:21 PM
bubbles do not indicate fermentation. you should rely on your gravity readings to determine if
fermentation is taking place.what was your FG before pitching the additional yeast and
sugar?are you fami...