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Posted in thread: How legal is underage homebrew? on 04-15-2009 at 03:11 PM
I am 15 I don't know why my profile says I'm a twenty something woman but I'm not. It started
when we had a lot of plums my mom wanted to get rid of the plums so we made wine. Then I had an
Posted in thread: I want to use yeast rather than priming sugar for bottling on 04-15-2009 at 05:04 AM
I think you will have a hard time getting the timing right. Cool too early you get bottle bombs
cool too late there might not be enough sugar or you will have to wait a long time. What's
wrong with th...
Posted in thread: Creating yeast strains on 04-14-2009 at 11:22 PM
Or you could artificially stress your yeast. It would probably require less time and resources.
Place them in a 10% ethanol solution and propagate the survivors.This is the exact conclusion I
came to ...
Posted in thread: Creating yeast strains on 04-14-2009 at 03:14 AM
There are many different strains of yeast available some produce more alcohol others less, some
produce esters and others do not. How can a homebrewer go about creating a strain of yeast
unique from a...
Posted in thread: Bottling - Sugar direct in the bottle? on 04-12-2009 at 08:10 AM
If it's a five gallon batch just add 3/4 cup priming sugar boiled in a pint of water to the
wort collected after raking from your secondary. It is more reliable and less time consuming.
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2009? on 04-12-2009 at 01:02 AM
Corkster are you serious?!?! Since when does 7092 + 10 = 8002 did you just skip the hundreds
place? The actual current number is 7163.5g dunkelweizn7163+5=7168
Posted in thread: Atomic Brewing Commission Logo on 04-11-2009 at 03:05 AM
Like this? I love gimp.
Posted in thread: Fermenation time for big beers on 04-11-2009 at 12:06 AM
1.115 is leaning to imperial stout status. I would suggest 3-4 weeks in primary, 3-4 weeks in
secondary and 6-8 weeks in a bottle. A beer that big takes a while to ferment, age and mellow.
Posted in thread: Fruit beer of doom on 04-09-2009 at 07:34 PM
Interesting, beer that makes you angry. Except for the bouts of rage does it taste good? That
sounds like a lot of citrus.
Posted in thread: New labels on 04-09-2009 at 07:02 PM
Yeah nyctophobia (fear of the dark) will probably be for a porter, stout or imperial stout.