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Posted in thread: Sam Smiths Old Brewery Pale Ale on 02-08-2014 at 10:15 PM
This is my favorite all around go to beer. I have a (2) super market-esque liquor stores near
me that have lots and lots of beers and always carried this. In the past 6 months, they have no
Posted in thread: Caribou slobber on 01-22-2014 at 04:26 PM
My 2cents: Caribou Slobber was the first batch i cooked from the NB deluxe starter kit. I'm not
a beer snob, but i do enjoy a vast variety, unlike most of my friends who drink mostly generic
Posted in thread: When/How to add dry hops to Fuller ESB Clone on 01-22-2014 at 01:58 PM
Thanks all for the reply. I actually forgot to add that the dry hops (pellets) came with a
small muslin bag. if i do use the bag, do i need to santize it (star san) and teh rope need to
hang it?I'll p...
Posted in thread: When/How to add dry hops to Fuller ESB Clone on 01-22-2014 at 02:52 AM
Bought an extract kit from a local home brew shop. the directions are pretty standard. this is
my 4th batch and directionally they were all relatively the same and easy to follow. This is
the first ki...
Posted in thread: Bottling from a Speidel question on 11-28-2013 at 01:45 AM
thanks, i was thinking the same thing, although i guess i wasn't thinking it when i bought the
speidel (not that i don't like it). unfortunately, i haven't graduated to kegging yet.
Posted in thread: Bottling from a Speidel question on 11-28-2013 at 12:35 AM
I've a robust porter sitting in a 30L speidel for 4 weeks, time to bottle. Is it better to
transfer to bottling bucket (putting the priming sugar in first, then transferring liquid) or
should i just p...
Posted in thread: Smooth Flow / Cream Ale / Nitro Recipes on 11-01-2013 at 02:09 AM
awesome, thanks for the feedback. being the noob still, i am strictly extract till i start
tasting the patches i have in fermentors and bottles. but i'll heed you advice, something to
look forward to ...
Posted in thread: Smooth Flow / Cream Ale / Nitro Recipes on 10-30-2013 at 09:10 PM
i've read about vanilla beans, seems the way to go for that flavor. The Nitro tap will have to
be on hold. I assume that isn't a quick fix and with expense caps, probably not something in
the near fut...
Posted in thread: Smooth Flow / Cream Ale / Nitro Recipes on 10-30-2013 at 02:00 AM
Probably not the favorite variety on homebrew sites, but i've been particularly enjoying the
likes of Tetley's Smooth Flow, John Smiths Extra Smooth, Wexford Irish Cream Ale and Old
Speckled Hen. The ...
Posted in thread: speidel 7.9g fermenter / scratch concern on 10-24-2013 at 09:03 PM
thanks. good to know.