Last Activity:08-24-2012 6:03 PM
Posted in thread: Beer not carbonating on 07-27-2012 at 12:39 PM
That's ALL we needed to know. The 3 weeks at 70 degrees, that we recommend is the minimum time
it takes for average gravity beers to carbonate and condition. Higher grav beers take longer.
Stouts and ...
Posted in thread: Beer not carbonating on 07-25-2012 at 03:19 PM
I brewed a bock beer from an extract and this was the first batch that I put in a secondary
fermenter. I left it in the secondary fermenter for 2 1/2 weeks before bottling it. After two
weeks there is...
Posted in thread: BB European Bock on 07-06-2012 at 06:15 PM
Has anyone ever tied a BB European Bock Extract kit and let the beer ferment like an ale
instead of a yeast. I know the kit says that the yeast will do fine like an ale but I was just
wandering if any...
Posted in thread: True Brew IPA kit on 06-21-2012 at 03:44 AM
I recently brewed a True Brew IPA kit with a few additions. I added a pack of Cascade hops,
some Citra hops, and what came with the kit. I like a hoppy tasting IPA. Well after two weeks
of waiting for...
Posted in thread: extract kit companies on 06-12-2012 at 02:05 AM
Since getting back into the hobby, I have brewed two different styles. The first was a Porter
from a True Brew kit. I had good luck with it and the instructions were not to bad if you
researched the p...
Posted in thread: extract kit companies on 06-09-2012 at 10:27 PM
I have used True Brew extract/grain kits. I made a porter and added some coffee to the last 2
gals and the beer came out great. I added some extra hops to it but so far every bottle has not
let me dow...
Posted in thread: Porter on 05-12-2012 at 01:34 AM
Just tried one of the porters that I brewed from a True Brew kit with a few additions. It came
out with a nice head like you would expect from a good porter and had a great taste. I left out
Posted in thread: Alabama vote. on 04-27-2012 at 10:01 PM
Heard from my own rep. Bolded text is his.My issue with this is that his vote prohibits my
ability to legally consume homebrewed alcohol.And yeah, I'll be voting against him come
Posted in thread: Porter on 04-27-2012 at 09:49 PM
I think that I am gonna add about 3/4 pot of coffee to the wort just before I bottle it. It
shouldn't add any bitter taste, just the coffee taste. It will be going into a 5 gal batch.
Will let you kno...
Posted in thread: Porter on 04-24-2012 at 12:34 AM
Brewed a batch of porter from a True Brew kit yesterday. I added some other hops from a recipe
that I found and when it is ready to bottle I am gonna add some coffee and make a coffee
Porter. It shoul...