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Posted in thread: Coopers kit+kilo?? on 01-31-2017 at 03:08 AM
I noticed that too, they recommend DME or something instead of sugar.I'd be surprised if the
beer came out much different, but who knows, they may have tweaked their extracts a little bit.
Worst case ...
Posted in thread: They primed in the primary on 01-24-2017 at 12:07 AM
I do this. Sort of. I let it sit a few minutes with a swirl or two before starting.You said
priming sugar 'solution' so I am assuming this was boiled and liquid. It would disperse evenly
over time, so...
Posted in thread: Not sure if my mead is fermenting on 01-18-2017 at 08:52 PM
Guessing you meant 1.16 for a strong wine like mead or 1.06 for a light one. I'd just let it
sit in primary if you're not sure how far it's gone. no harm.Sounds like it's fermenting. Could
have been a...
Posted in thread: Not sure if my mead is fermenting on 01-18-2017 at 12:50 AM
Bad seal on the bucket can easily explain the no bubbles.Hydrometer is king but if there isn't
one available then maybe a taste would indicate if it has fermented at all.If you provide
Posted in thread: Do I need to dump this beer? on 10-02-2016 at 07:04 PM
Or am just being paranoid because I had no star san?:rockin:
Posted in thread: Xylitol instead of sugar on 09-13-2016 at 01:39 AM
I wouldn't dump it. Xylitol isn't as 'sweet' as sugar, and I've drank uncarbed beer before..
Not a big difference. If nothing has transpired yet, I would carb by bottle and hope for the
best. It could...
Posted in thread: Ever drink your beer in the shower? on 09-06-2016 at 12:00 AM
I drink rum in the bath. Does that mean anything? Aside from being a southern dandy?
Posted in thread: Ontario Brewery on 08-25-2016 at 09:24 PM
If Church key is in the agenda, call ahead to see what they have. Anytime I've been there's
just their 2 regulars available, which aren't bad but nothing I'd make a special trip for.
Pretty cool place...
Posted in thread: Ale that tastes good at room temp on 08-22-2016 at 03:01 AM
Some belgians might fly.RIS, definitely nice once it's acclimated.Some talk of Alexander and
some of Hercules....
Posted in thread: Ontario Brewery on 08-22-2016 at 02:58 AM
Wellington in Guelph has some decent offerings.Quite a few I'd say to pass on, if I could think