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Posted in thread: full boil question? on 11-19-2011 at 11:34 AM
I'm still newer to brewing, but from what I've read it is better to steep the grains in all 5
gallons if that is what size batch you are brewing. It's a bit harder to get the temp exactly
where you wa...
Posted in thread: Wort chiller question on 11-19-2011 at 11:21 AM
Looks like I will just buy that from sears and follow the instructions the HBT posts. That
price is tough to beat! I already have hoses and clamps so I'd be crazy not to just make it.
Posted in thread: Wort chiller question on 11-16-2011 at 06:45 AM
I'll have to measure when I get home. I didn't even think of that. I will have to check the
diameters of the wort chillers and see how far into the kettle the thermometer goes. Maybe I
will have to ju...
Posted in thread: Wort chiller question on 11-16-2011 at 06:18 AM
I know most people on here recommend making them, but for lack of better things for my fiance
to get me for Christmas, I'm asking for one so I can be lazy. I have a 10gallon Polarware
kettle with ther...
Posted in thread: Boston Microbrew Bachelor Party on 03-16-2011 at 03:20 AM
Prostitution behind closed doors is no longer legal in Rhode Island. Why would they go there?!
Posted in thread: Tough Mudder on 03-16-2011 at 03:18 AM
wow that guys an animal. I'm doing it next month and haven't trained at all yet. I'm just
hoping to finish!
Posted in thread: Tough Mudder on 03-15-2011 at 03:41 AM
Has anyone on HBT done this race? up and down a mountain a few timescrawl through snowget
shocked by 10,000 volt wiresslosh through swampsswim in freezing waterand plenty more
obstaclesBest thing abo...
Posted in thread: Not-So-Obnoxious Baseball Thread on 03-15-2011 at 03:32 AM
Red Sox are looking good this year...too bad I'm a Rockies fan in MA.Bernie Brewer, I think
Marcum will be huge for you guys this year (barring injury)
Posted in thread: Bottling questions on 03-14-2011 at 03:26 AM
It really depends on the person. I bottled my first batch a few weeks ago. I cleaned my bottles
in an oxyclean bath, then used starsan right before bottling. I had my SWMBO help me and it
took me abou...
Posted in thread: bottle storage on 03-12-2011 at 01:34 PM
I didn't think they would uncarb. I was just worried it would create off flavors. I know
"skunking" only happens with extreme temp changes but I wasn't sure if anyone else could
happen. I guess I'll j...