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Posted in thread: pesky bottle lables on 07-04-2015 at 06:26 AM
There should be a STICKY on this...it comes up so often.
Posted in thread: Airlock fell out on 07-02-2015 at 07:13 AM
Couple of months? What are you brewing?
Posted in thread: Weird carbonation on 07-02-2015 at 07:12 AM
Perhaps you used to much bottling sugar and thus perhaps there is no infection.
Posted in thread: How do I know when my beer is carbonated enough? on 06-29-2015 at 06:41 PM
I was directed to this thread for exactly the same issue.I have been through the same thing on
the last 2 brews of a pale ale. I have a suspicion that my process is causing some type of
anomaly for th...
Posted in thread: Suggestions on how to proceed on 06-27-2015 at 10:20 PM
Wait till you no longer get changes in your SG over a few days.
Posted in thread: How do I know when my beer is carbonated enough? on 06-27-2015 at 08:08 PM
C-Rider, You said you learned the opposite the hard way. Did your beer somehow absorb a lot of
CO2 during cold crashing? Did you have a very large head space filled with CO2? I'm interested
to know h...
Posted in thread: How do I know when my beer is carbonated enough? on 06-27-2015 at 02:47 AM
Temperature affects how much sugar is required to carbonate your beer, but it's the highest
temperature the beer reached after fermentaion, not the current temperature of the beer. This
is because the...
Posted in thread: How do I know when my beer is carbonated enough? on 06-26-2015 at 07:31 AM
Probably best to throw away all kit instructions.Cold crashing is nearly unrelated to this
topic. Edit: eadavis80 has good info above. Bottle bombs usually are not the result of adding
too much sugar,...
Posted in thread: Vanilla Beans on 06-25-2015 at 07:14 AM
We have discovered Vanilla vines growing in the "jungle" and have tried pollinating over 200 of
the flowers. Beans seem to be forming on a lot of them. Research says it takes at least 6
months for the...
Posted in thread: Two weeks - can I bottle, or still fermenting? With pic. on 06-25-2015 at 07:03 AM
Just posting an update. I did 3 weeks in the fermentor, two weeks in the bottle. Tried the
first one today. Was awesome. Will have a few more this weekend, and will post a pic.Yup, time
is the answer....