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Posted in thread: Cooled my wort too much... on 01-20-2008 at 04:11 AM
A homebrew guy I know says he dumps his wort in a the primary that already ice cubes in it
bought from the store. So I dumped 2 8lb bags of ice in the primary and poured my boiling wort
Posted in thread: When doing partial boil, does amount matter? on 03-01-2007 at 08:14 PM
Curious if it matters if doing a partial boil, you boil say 2 gallons or 4 gallsons, will the
end result be any different? If so, why? At the end the day, you hope to ferment ~5 gallons, so
I don't ge...
Posted in thread: How long do bottles last? on 02-26-2007 at 05:28 PM
I snagged a case of Grolsch bottles off Craigslist this weekend and was washing them up to be
used...and one had a label on it from a homebrew from 1992, so the bottle is either 15 years
old or a litt...
Posted in thread: should gravity drop during clearing stage? on 02-26-2007 at 05:17 PM
I hit my FG of 1.012 - 1.015 in the primary fermenter (1.014), and let it sit in a clearing
tank for 16 days and bottled on saturday. My gravity again was exactly 1.014. I would have
thought there wou...
Posted in thread: Losing Carbonation in Fridge on 02-14-2007 at 10:13 PM
Is it normal when that when your first put the brew in the fridge, for it to lose carbonation?
Before i put it in there i crack one open and its got good carbonation, than when i put it in
the fridge ...
Posted in thread: recipies needed on 02-14-2007 at 10:08 PM
Sorry its not that i wanted to clone the beer, maybe i should put it another way. Does anyone
have recipies that have a simular taste to those beers. Theses are some beers that i enjoy.You
know you ca...
Posted in thread: Cracked first ever brew tonight. on 02-11-2007 at 09:22 PM
GREAT NEWS!!! Out of pure curiosity, I cracked another beer from a different six pack to test
temperature and see if it was as bad as the first one, and there's CARBONATION AND TASTE!!!
It's warm, but...
Posted in thread: Cracked first ever brew tonight. on 02-10-2007 at 04:42 PM
Did you use any priming sugar when you bottled?Mid 60's should be fine for carbonating.If you
did use priming sugar then leave for another week and try again.As for the taste, it may
improve once it's...
Posted in thread: Cracked first ever brew tonight. on 02-10-2007 at 04:24 PM
Haha, in a thread the other day about my first beer I said it tasted like natural light. :p
Maybe cwb an I can start a commercial brewery together.I am down for that. Might as well
utilitze my skills....
Posted in thread: Cracked first ever brew tonight. on 02-10-2007 at 06:52 AM
I opened my first ever brew tonight as I was racking my second batch (Brewer's Best
Oktoberfest) to the secondary.I made the Brewer's Best Red Ale kit. My steps were primary for
one week, secondary fo...