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Posted in thread: what sanitizer to use on 03-18-2009 at 03:05 PM
I want to make my first wine kit.Can I use star san to sanitize my primary for my reisling that
I want to make .The kit also says to add sulphites but It only came with one pack and also says
to add a...
Posted in thread: i won!!! on 02-04-2009 at 05:06 AM
I came home today and had everything ready to brew.This was my first time using a smack
pack.When I was ready to pitch the pack was swollen but found only one pouch busted in the
smack pack.I steriliz...
Posted in thread: Oster Fridge Nightmare on 01-29-2009 at 05:52 AM
Im an a/c tech and started out in refrigeration.I picked up a mini fridge last week that was
being thrown away that had a pin hole in the evaporator.I fixed it and now my beer is cold.When
it comes to...
Posted in thread: dry hopping kegs on 01-25-2009 at 12:58 AM
Hey everybody I just kegged my 2nd and 3rd batch of brew.The first was a barvarian wheat which
was fermented @ 70 so it has a hint of bannana to it.My second beer was a lite ale which is
just tp light...
Posted in thread: I forgot to add whirlfloc on 01-09-2009 at 03:24 AM
I was so excited about making a batch of some heff I didnt and the clairifier at the last five
minutes of the boil.Will it affect the taste.I came home today to a plugged airlock.I threw a
towel over ...
Posted in thread: hydro reading day 9 no change on 12-31-2008 at 04:57 AM
its 71 in the room and I used muntons dry yeast.I made a starter and it bloomed fine.T his was
my ftrst batch ever and I'M pretty sure the wort was above 80 when i added the yeast,rookie
Posted in thread: hydro reading day 9 no change on 12-31-2008 at 04:05 AM
I went back and looked at the instructions.I didnt notice till now that the sg/fg were on the
top right hand corner.my final is 1.012/1.015. It hasnt changed in 4 days is this normal?
Posted in thread: hydro reading day 9 no change on 12-31-2008 at 02:14 AM
My OG was 1.060 and at day 5 it was 1.030.I checked again tonight and it is still 1.030.I will
be kegging this beer.Should I just give it 2 more weeks.
Posted in thread: fermentation stopped @ 28 hrs on 12-23-2008 at 02:34 AM
Hey everybody new to the site and homebrew.Yesterday morning I started my first try at
brewing.I tried a power house porter from midwest with dry yeast.I put the lid and airlock on
at 1200.4 or 5 hour...