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Posted in thread: Dark Night of the Soul Russian Imperial Stout on 05-24-2009 at 06:09 PM
Just a little bump to see if anyone has a batch old enough to do a review on yet.I was going to
wait till I heard reviews, but I just said the heck with it and brewed it yesterday. This was
only my 6t...
Posted in thread: Brewmasters Warehouse on 05-19-2009 at 10:18 PM
Ordered two kits, one Bee Hive IPA and one Custom IPA. Great packaging and out the door lickity
split. It arrived less one yeast, but a quick phone call to Ed has it here before brew day.I
think I'm r...
Posted in thread: Yeast vials on 04-21-2009 at 01:16 AM
I had been in one of those factories before, and always wondered were these the same little
"slugs" (I think that's what they call them) that I saw!They are called 'preforms' in the
industry and they ...
Posted in thread: Bottled/frozen CO2 to fill headspace? on 04-07-2009 at 03:12 AM
I'm constantly surrounded by bottled and frozen CO2 from being a welder and preserving food.
Dry ice has that 'freezer burn' smell to it and bottled CO2 has a lube oil smell to it, but my
Posted in thread: Tiny bubbles... on 04-06-2009 at 09:00 PM
8% in a Mexican beer?You'll usually get a 7.5% Corona in Mexico when you ask for a 'Cerveza'.
I'm don't know about the northern regions, but from my experience in the south you are served a
Posted in thread: Where to sample from? Does it matter? on 04-05-2009 at 05:39 AM
I've just started brewing again for the first time in nearly 15 years. When I brewed before I
only used buckets for the primary and was pretty much blind to what was happening. Now that I'm
Posted in thread: 5 gallon fermenter question. on 04-04-2009 at 05:48 PM
I would advise against adding water after fermentation.Assuming you could do so without
aerating the beer what would be the risk in doing this? I've recently had to do the same when I
used a 5gal BB f...