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Posted in thread: Anyone brew a great beer with extract kits? on 07-11-2012 at 05:03 AM
Give it a couple more weeks, pop another one and give us an update please. Time heals many
wounds. My LHBS carries Brewer's Best kits and they have all turned out great since I started
using Star San ...
Posted in thread: Still tastes sweet, is that normal? on 07-11-2012 at 04:39 AM
A quick update - I couldn't wait any longer and threw a few in the fridge. Popped one on July
4th, it is the best beer I've made yet! I used a partial mash kit from Brewer's Best and can
Posted in thread: How to mix priming sugar?? on 06-23-2012 at 09:52 PM
Thanks for all the replies. I ended up stirring gently. I did use the whole 5 oz. package of
priming sugar, we'll see how it goes.
Posted in thread: How to mix priming sugar?? on 06-23-2012 at 03:47 AM
I'm bottling tomorrow and have a quick question. Brewing guides all say to disturb the
fermented brew as little as possible when racking to a bottling bucket. However, if you pour in
your priming suga...
Posted in thread: Still tastes sweet, is that normal? on 06-22-2012 at 01:50 AM
Thanks to all, I'm a little more relaxed about it now. I love malty beer, definitely not a
hop-head. I'll let you know what I think around August or so.
Posted in thread: Still tastes sweet, is that normal? on 06-21-2012 at 03:02 AM
Hello Pabloj13, Yes, I did put in both the bittering hops at the start of the boil and the
aroma hops 10 minutes from the end of the boil. However, one thing I forgot to mention. I
spilled a little of...
Posted in thread: Still tastes sweet, is that normal? on 06-21-2012 at 02:43 AM
Greetings, On Saturday 6/16/12 I brewed a Brewer's Best Scottish Ale kit, O.G. was 1.036.Kit
instructions said O.G. should fall between 1.038 - 1.034 so I guess they knew what they were
Posted in thread: Hello from Tacoma, WA!!! on 02-26-2011 at 01:50 AM
I miss living in that area. I was stationed at Fort Lewis in the late '70s early '80s and lived
in Seattle for a while afterwords. Too bad I wasn't into home brewing back then, sounds like
you have a ...
Posted in thread: Another newb from North Texas on 02-26-2011 at 01:42 AM
Greetings, I just got started in the hobby. Received a Mr. Beer kit for my birthday. The kit
came with American Devil IPA and Witty Monk Witbier. Already made the IPA and am currently
drinking it, tur...