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Posted in thread: Brood and pollen as nutrients? on 05-02-2016 at 06:35 PM
Just had a discussion with a fellow bee keeper who tells me that instead of nutrients he uses
brood. He just breaks of a chunk of comb (pollen, brood, wax and all) throw it in the blender
then uses th...
Posted in thread: Nitro tap - worth it or not? on 11-18-2014 at 03:36 PM
Thanks for all of the replies.This is going to be my next beer investment.
Posted in thread: Nitro tap - worth it or not? on 11-17-2014 at 11:28 PM
From past experience I am guessing that it is a good idea to buy the expensive tap?
Posted in thread: Nitro tap - worth it or not? on 11-17-2014 at 11:11 PM
Thinking about converting one tap to nitro. For the people who have done it, was it worth it?
Would you do it again?
Posted in thread: Official Broken Hydrometer Count on 11-07-2014 at 11:09 PM
1170 (personal 3) Making my first batch of mead while inebriated and trying to get back to
normal time from covering graveyard. Glass, weight pellets and sticky must all over my new tile
Posted in thread: Phrases that need to die a quick, excruciating death on 11-07-2014 at 11:03 PM
Posted in thread: Heat or no-heat? on 11-07-2014 at 06:24 PM
Caramelizing sounds interesting for a future batch. How hot do you get the honey?
Posted in thread: Heat or no-heat? on 11-07-2014 at 11:07 AM
I happily collect 5 gallons of wildflower from my first year hive (leaving plenty for winter).I
have read Ken Schramm, The Complete Meadmaker, and have decided to use his recipe for a medium
Posted in thread: Peachy off-flavour on 11-07-2014 at 10:50 AM
I have gotten a fruity ester by under pitching 04.I suspect under pitching, which usually does
not happen with dry yeast. Are you hydrating the yeast first? Maybe try two packets next time
Posted in thread: Phrases that need to die a quick, excruciating death on 11-07-2014 at 10:47 AM
Isn't quick and excruciating a contradiction?I smashed a finger nail 1 1/2 weeks ago. Most of
it was falling off but about 1/8 inch was still connected on one side. Today I used some needle