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Posted in thread: Should I go with online shop? Or local shop? on 08-09-2012 at 06:16 PM
For equipment it's nearly impossible for your LHBS to beat or even match the online prices, so
I would suggest going that route for the equipment purchases if you don't have everything
already. For ev...
Posted in thread: Top-off Water/Batch Size Question on 08-06-2012 at 10:04 PM
Speak for yourself, buddy. LOLSo you're saying every time you have to measure something by
eyeball it doesn't wind up about an inch and a half short? Maybe it's just me then.
Posted in thread: Top-off Water/Batch Size Question on 08-06-2012 at 10:02 PM
Are you doing extract? If you are doing extract you can just steep all the grains add you malt
boil then split the batches and top off with how much water you need. Most beer kits only say
to boil two...
Posted in thread: Top-off Water/Batch Size Question on 08-06-2012 at 06:33 PM
So in typical male fashion I thought my equipment was bigger than it actually is. I picked up
the ingredients for a 10gal batch, and only have a 30qt pot. Problem is theres a bunch of
Posted in thread: Brewers around Groton, CT on 07-24-2012 at 08:28 PM
You should stop by the test shop at the CIF sometime.
Posted in thread: Advice needed on a watermelon ale on 05-30-2012 at 12:36 PM
Currently have a watermelon ale in the primary, was aiming for something with a slight
watermelon finish. While the beer is pretty delicious the watermelon was a bit more subdued
than I would've liked...
Posted in thread: Watermelon Beer Recipe Help on 03-19-2012 at 03:39 PM
Thanks for the advice. How strong of a watermelon flavor will I be looking at with the
hallertauer or perle hops? I'm going for something almost like a #9 type fruit flavor where the
beer is more pron...
Posted in thread: Dogfish Head 60 Minute Clone (AG) & Extract on 03-19-2012 at 02:07 PM
Just bottled a batch that I'm wicked excited for, however I have a couple of questions. My LHBS
didn't have Amarillo hops so I substituted Centennial. Also due to circumstances I wound up dry
Posted in thread: Watermelon Beer Recipe Help on 03-19-2012 at 09:48 AM
Trying to make my first recipe from scratch, need a little help to make sure I'm going to wind
up with something drinkable. My goal is simple, create a summer beer that will invoke a 4th of
Posted in thread: Steretypical need help post on 02-12-2012 at 04:39 PM
I'll preface this by saying I appreciate any assistance anyone can provide.I'm a prior extract
brewer, looking to get back into homebrewing and want to make the switch to AG. The problem is