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Posted in thread: Please Talk Me Out of It on 04-08-2010 at 07:44 PM
Do it - it will ease the urge. Just do one. And buy a sixer of good brew for the rest of the
Posted in thread: First all grain brew...disaster!!!! on 12-17-2009 at 03:14 PM
Well, aside from a sticky floor, I would not call your brew day a disaster at all - congrats on
your first all grain. I say leave it in there - the CO2 will blanket it nicely, you shouldn't
have any p...
Posted in thread: Ok experts...Shoot a noob some tips!! on 12-11-2009 at 04:40 PM
Nottingham is a power horse. You have the time. Just use that to your advantage. Primary for a
month. X-fer to secondary. Cold Crash to near freezing and wait it out. In the spring, bottle
it up with ...
Posted in thread: Apfelwein mistake - Bottle or not? on 12-10-2009 at 11:42 PM
Hello everyoneI made my first batch of Apfelwein a while ago, and it has been fermenting in my
closet. Today I was prepping to bottle it, however, when I reached for my carboy I realized I
Posted in thread: My Wyeast package looked like the Hindenburg. on 12-10-2009 at 05:30 PM
If you can monitor the first few days of fermentation, I would say just go ahead and brew -
just to keep an eye for blow-offs and what not. And certainly make a starter, you can probably
Posted in thread: Best Amber ales on 12-09-2009 at 03:02 PM
If you are ever in NC or surrounding states, Highlander Brewing Co makes a delicious Amber - it
is their Gaelic Ale. Just tried it earlier this week, really peaked my interest in ambers.
Posted in thread: Buying Kits on 12-08-2009 at 06:37 PM
Austin and NB are the best in my opinion - tried both stores, both for kits and
supplies/equipment. Once you get a little more experience and start making your own recipes,
Brewmasters Warehouse would...
Posted in thread: Best way to heat my beer fridge on 12-08-2009 at 06:31 PM
First I would suggest unplugging the fridge or taking the fermenter out of there - it sounds
like you garage is cold enough without any additional help. If this doesn't do it, you can try
buying one o...
Posted in thread: What program do you guys use to make your labels? on 12-08-2009 at 05:45 PM
I use photoshop, though the style of most of my labels is pixel image-based. Whenever I need
something with vectors, illustrator is definitely the way to go.
Posted in thread: Oh no! There's a rush on my beer now! on 12-07-2009 at 06:02 PM
Share enough to entice them to give you money for a batch, but don't let them take it all! At
least stow away a sixer and taste it in a few months.