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Posted in thread: White Labs WLP001 for a porter? on 12-23-2012 at 04:04 PM
Still really new to this whole home brewing thing so i was under the impression that the white
labs stuff was significantly better than the dry yeast. Maybe i'll do the dry yeast with a
starter and ju...
Posted in thread: White Labs WLP001 for a porter? on 12-23-2012 at 03:26 PM
Nice, i'm about a month away from being able to pull the trigger on brewing another batch so
let me know how it comes out. Just seems crazy to keep buying a small vial of yeast for $6 when
i have seve...
Posted in thread: White Labs WLP001 for a porter? on 12-23-2012 at 03:17 PM
I've got a batch in the primary that used this yeast and am going to attempt to harvest it
after watching some YouTube videos on how to do it. Seems pretty simple. Can i use this yeast
for a porter? I...
Posted in thread: Forgive me for thinking this is awesome/Brewing in cold weather. on 12-22-2012 at 06:25 PM
If its 30 F here, we will ice fish in sweat shirts at the most. Cant wait to brew something up
in the driveway this winter when it gets into the "teens." Neighbors will really think i've
lost my bits.
Posted in thread: Liquid yeast question on 12-17-2012 at 02:49 AM
Fizzy yeast means happy yeast.A week is probably a bit long to leave at room temp but the yeast
is in a sealed bag, nothing bad getting in and nothing going out. Think of them like Sailors on
a ship a...
Posted in thread: Liquid yeast question on 12-17-2012 at 01:48 AM
Brewed up a batch today and used liquid yeast for the first time. I let it sit at room temp for
24 hours after it was in the fridge for about a week. When i opened the tube, it sort of fizzed
up and s...
Posted in thread: First Brew day went well on 12-03-2012 at 01:42 AM
Chubby,Congrats on your first brew. Yeah, that little kid on Christmas feeling won't go away.
Your plan to fill the pipeline is a good one, it makes the wait easier when you have another
homebrew to e...
Posted in thread: First Brew day went well on 12-02-2012 at 07:03 PM
Made a red ale a few days ago and i keep finding myself going to the fermenter to look at the
air lock and try to smell the beer through the airlock. Feel like a little kid the day before