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Posted in thread: Beers get off-flavors after kegging on 05-21-2014 at 11:50 PM
Posted in thread: Contamination in the fermenter. Boil it again? on 05-09-2014 at 06:58 PM
How much and how clean was the water that got into the beer?I have had a chiller leak before
and the beer was fine. When I used to brew with extract I have used tap water to top off the
partial boil w...
Posted in thread: Bull Shoots VS Normal Bines on 04-16-2014 at 07:30 PM
Below the ground? I already clipped them to the ground.
Posted in thread: Summer refresher (low ABV mead) need advice on 03-31-2014 at 12:21 PM
This looks great. When I am out working in the yard in 90 degree weather the thinner the better
as it seems more refreshing.My only concern is that I do not like really dry mead, so I may
need to back...
Posted in thread: Summer refresher (low ABV mead) need advice on 02-25-2014 at 11:57 PM
Thanks for the help. This gives me a great place to start. As far as the mouthfeel I am looking
for something akin to flavored water with a few carbs for energy and a little bit of alcohol
for pain. I...
Posted in thread: Summer refresher (low ABV mead) need advice on 02-25-2014 at 01:43 PM
I am thinking about making a low ABV summer refresher (think lawnmower) type of mead.Around 3 -
4 % ABV. very low final gravity and maybe a little ginger to add to the refreshing qualities.
Posted in thread: Need help to get final gravity down -- advice sought! on 01-18-2014 at 04:34 PM
Seems to be a common problem - having extract stall at 1.020.What temperature is it sitting at?
You could try warming it up, 75 -80 F.
Posted in thread: How long does yeast remain viable in secondary? on 12-29-2013 at 07:50 PM
Over 6 months I add some yeast in the bottling bucket.
Posted in thread: Dry hopping European Pilsner on 12-26-2013 at 03:28 PM
Typically the lagering period of pilsner moots any dry hop additions. That said if I have any
left over saaz I will dry hop in the primary about the time that I start the D rest. I just
pore the pelle...
Posted in thread: What did you find under your tree? on 12-26-2013 at 03:24 PM
A shirt and a piece of ass, they were both too big.