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Posted in thread: Things a Homebrewer Thinks on 12-15-2013 at 10:27 PM
When my neighbor first saw me outside brewing, he asks me "whatcha doin, cookin meth?" and
laughs.Me: SHUT UP!! Someone hears that and sees me, I'm getting raided anyway, just cause of
you. Then you a...
Posted in thread: Star San leak on 12-02-2013 at 05:20 PM
I haven't had a cracked bottle cap, like the other posters, but I have had a bottle completely
leak out all over. I stored it in a cardboard box, and it fell over inside the box. The cap on
Posted in thread: Long Ireland Celtic Ale on 12-02-2013 at 06:30 AM
So for Thanksgiving I picked up a six pack of Long Ireland Celtic Ale from the local beer
distributor (Daves Bellport Beer and Soda- AWESOME shop, best place I get my brews from). Now I
bought it caus...
Posted in thread: Stainless Steel Bottles on 11-24-2013 at 06:08 AM
I ordered 2 samples. A 26 oz bottle and a 30 oz bottle. I realized after I ordered the 26 oz
that it allowed me to order other items for free samples, so I tried to get it. Guess we'll
find out in a f...
Posted in thread: Immersion chiller input to top or bottom. on 11-24-2013 at 05:09 AM
I usually do cold in bottom, hot out of top of coil. The hottest part of the wort is the top,
like any other fluid. It really will not make much of a difference in rate of cooling cause by
the time th...
Posted in thread: Remove and Save Beer Bottle Labels on 11-24-2013 at 04:30 AM
Definitely +1 on the Oxiclean soaks. I use a cooler of hot ater and 1-2 scoops of Oxiclean.
Labels usually fall off in an hour or 2, or just a small peel off after soak. Some fall off
very fast and so...
Posted in thread: Rebel Brewer Giveaway! on 11-24-2013 at 03:22 AM
Put me in too.
Posted in thread: Ridiculous local brew laws, pro or home? on 11-15-2013 at 01:45 PM
There has to be a way around it, there are other micros up there that already are established
and never hit those numbers. Hopefully it's just a formality of the law they do not enforce. I
would ask t...
Posted in thread: Why does it hurt sometimes to smell the air in fermenter? on 11-15-2013 at 01:31 PM
It's the bending over to stick your head in the bucket!!!! It hurts your back. :)
Posted in thread: Think its too late? on 11-15-2013 at 01:25 PM
Thanks Pie-Man. I usually brew 10 weeks before being ready for most batches I've done, 1 month
primary then bottle for 6 weeks is my usual practice so I lost my time guess. I get good
results with tha...