Last Activity:06-21-2015 2:06 AM
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Posted in thread: Adding hopps to **** beer on 06-21-2015 at 12:55 AM
When I first returned to brewing, I was explaining to my son about the small apparent
differences between beer styles.We looked through recipes in The Complete Joy Of Homebrewing.
Some recipes had the...
Posted in thread: Clearing beer on 06-21-2015 at 12:43 AM
those poor yeasties and those temperature swings you put them through! ;) next time start out
with some kind of temp control, even if it is a swamp cooler or something of the sort. a lot of
Posted in thread: My worst homebrewing disaster so far (advice, please) on 06-21-2015 at 12:23 AM
People like the glass carboys. That's fine. But hopefully they like them for some reason not at
all related to the quality of the product that comes out of them compared to the same thing
made in a pl...
Posted in thread: Fermentation Temperature Problems on 06-20-2015 at 09:03 PM
If your beer is 1.010 then its basically done. And increasing the tempreture will not hurt it.
Everything i've read says it no biggie after the major work is over. Its much more crucial
during high kr...
Posted in thread: Head Retention Advice on 06-20-2015 at 08:56 PM
For extract brewing ive found addin1/4 to 1/2 cup of oats to my steeping grains soles any head
problems. As long as you dont put very much it clears very easy, imo. Except for some very very
Posted in thread: Do you strain or dump your wort into fermentor? on 06-20-2015 at 08:34 PM
I used to strain it, but now i dump it into a larger biab bag inserted in the fermenter bucket.
If i feel i have a lot of trub, will strain the last 10 -20 onces into a fine strainer.
Posted in thread: My worst homebrewing disaster so far (advice, please) on 06-20-2015 at 08:18 PM
Thanks for the suggestions. I checked all of your suggestions out. SS Brew Bucket looks great,
but is a bit more money than I think I'm willing to pay right now.Of your suggestions, I think
Posted in thread: Is this an infection? on 06-20-2015 at 07:58 PM
Hello All, Is there a possible infection sitting on top of the beer?Thanks in
advance!ChrisChris, what does the airlock smell like. What yeast did you use? Based on what im
seeing and the detail is no...
Posted in thread: Clearing beer on 06-20-2015 at 07:38 PM
Thanks, I do understand time is not a major factor, however i forgot to mention that the wort
finally stopped bubbling on the 8th day and so im pretty sure its at terminal gravity. Im sorta
Posted in thread: Clearing beer on 06-20-2015 at 04:19 PM
Question: had wort 1.052 in the primary for 9 days it just wouldnot stop bubbling. I took a
reading on the 9th day and fg was 1.009. I transfered to the secondary. My main question is
does the beer ne...