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Posted in thread: Is being an extract brewer such a bad thing? on 10-17-2013 at 10:14 PM
I've got too many space hogging hobbies. I've got an 800 square foot apartment with no storage.
I'm a cyclist (four bikes and the necessary accessories/clothing), a hunter (guns, bows,
targets, tubs o...
Posted in thread: Cool Wort with water? on 10-17-2013 at 07:38 PM
Um yeah! Why no one say ice is better? In my extract days I would fill my bucket 1/3 with ice
cubes and dump the boiling wort right in and then top it with ice if needed! Bam and you're
ready to pitch...
Posted in thread: Seasonal brewing on 03-13-2013 at 04:44 PM
Brew a saison!
Posted in thread: Question - Pitching onto Yeast Cake on 02-18-2013 at 05:38 PM
:DI'm actually looking forward to the crazy fermentation! My blow off tube is ready - and that
puppy is going to sit in a shower stall for the first few days! That's exactly what I did with
my last ba...
Posted in thread: Question - Pitching onto Yeast Cake on 02-18-2013 at 05:31 PM
Also, this is assuming the porter has reached final gravity....
Posted in thread: Question - Pitching onto Yeast Cake on 02-18-2013 at 05:29 PM
I typically brew and ignore my beer for a month - then check gravity and bottle. However, I am
trying something new. I am currently brewing Northern's Bourbon Barrel Porter with Wyeast 1728.
I want to...
Posted in thread: Question about the founder of DFH on 02-14-2013 at 04:08 PM
All I know is that he is dreamy in person....
Posted in thread: Why not add ice to cool down wort? on 01-30-2013 at 08:27 PM
You most certainly can do it but bagged ice may contain some nasties that you don't want it you
fresh wort. You can make your own ice or use cold water that you know is clean. That said ice
or very co...
Posted in thread: How many of you enjoyed your first on 01-11-2013 at 04:09 PM
I was glad it tasted like beer...but it wasn't great. It also wasn't a style that I generally
Posted in thread: Steeping grains in a muslin sock? on 12-30-2012 at 04:12 AM
I just use the same bag. Once I'm done with the grains, I dump them out and thoroughly rinse
off the bag and use it for all my hops additions. I've not had any problems. I hate straining