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Posted in thread: Norfolk, VA home brew day tomorrow... on 05-09-2011 at 10:09 AM
All good brother...they are really good people, and patient with noobs like me. Wednesday is
10% for military. Good things. Go to the website and add your name to the email list.Welcome to
Posted in thread: Norfolk, VA home brew day tomorrow... on 05-07-2011 at 12:43 AM
From the Newsletter:Big Brew Day This SaturdayLooking for something fun, exciting, educational
and tasty to do this Saturday? If so, come out to Homebrew USA, Norfolk JANAF location, between
8am and 3...
Posted in thread: Milk Stout Recipe on 04-11-2011 at 09:14 AM
How did it turn out Chunks?Actually really great...was very surprised when the FG ended up
around 1.030, making it a smooth 3.9-4% ABV, but worked out very well. Taste was good at 1.5
weeks, has gotte...
Posted in thread: diy wort chiler on 03-25-2011 at 11:28 AM
Haven't priced out copper tubing and don't know how easy it would be to work with (coil) or fit
to a pump. It is very easy, but recommend getting something like this just to make it a little
Posted in thread: Fixed freezer shelf, remove or manipulate? on 03-16-2011 at 11:31 AM
Yeah, read up on some of these and after bending the shelves out of way successfully, I had to
move them just a little more and decided that I could manually break the welds between the
coolant tubes ...
Posted in thread: secondary fermenting in a water jug? on 03-14-2011 at 11:51 PM
Now I use those plastic bottles to store used anti-freeze before recycling.Hopefully not in
your beer. :drunk: Good thread! Thanks!
Posted in thread: Are You Saving Money? on 03-10-2011 at 02:09 PM
I concur with the break-even posts...just going to break even sometime in 2032, about the same
time I spend the rest of my life-savings on my brew-pub. :)
Posted in thread: Read and heed directions??? on 03-09-2011 at 03:53 PM
So I was looking for some of the "kits" available online with generic instruction for us Noobs
and came across some of these quips on an unnamed brewsite's directions (quote in italics,
question in re...
Posted in thread: copper contamination in wort on 03-07-2011 at 05:20 PM
Many thanks for all the replies. I am not worried about being poisoned. But I am worried about
the coloration of the beer.Any batches that I don't like the color of, I just give as gifts...
Posted in thread: should final gravity be this high?!?! on 03-07-2011 at 01:12 PM
Just did the same thing as the OP with same FG on a similar looking stout (here)No bottle bombs
yet...we'll see though. I was afraid of mixing up the primary fermenter again, due to potential