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Posted in thread: Double Expired Coopers Pilsner Brew Journal on 07-23-2014 at 04:15 PM
Day 2: Primary fermentationSo both carbs are going great, yeast growth at bottom and foam at
top. One thing concerns me there is like the light brown foam but like ripples of dark brown in
it; is this...
Posted in thread: Coopers kits(5) Pilsner Five Years Expired on 07-10-2014 at 05:17 PM
If it were me i would buy 5 different yeasts and make an expirement of it to see the effects of
Posted in thread: Rehydrating Yeast on 07-02-2014 at 12:44 PM
You bring up a good question... does anyone know how long yeast can be safely kept once the
packet has been opened?I've put the unused half in a ziplock bag back into the fridge and used
it a month or...
Posted in thread: Rehydrating Yeast on 06-30-2014 at 02:12 PM
You could always go 1.5 packs and use the other .5 pack to make a gallon or two of cider.
Posted in thread: Best way to add DME during boil on 06-30-2014 at 02:08 PM
I am a newbie extract brewer. just cooked my third batch on Saturday.My question is, what is
the best way others have found for adding DME to the boil. I have tried just dumping it from
the bag, and p...
Posted in thread: Having carbonation problems with PET Bottles on 06-16-2014 at 02:50 PM
Or the volumes of co2 is too high via priming sugar amount. gotta be sure it's at a stable FG
before priming & bottling. Also,the caps are said to be good for 5-6 uses. I don't think it's
possible to ...
Posted in thread: Having carbonation problems with PET Bottles on 06-16-2014 at 12:47 PM
The caps on those PET bottles have to be really tight to seal properly. Otherwise they leak as
pressure builds up. Are you using a bottling wand? Using the wand,fill the bottle to the top &
pull up on...
Posted in thread: Having carbonation problems with PET Bottles on 06-15-2014 at 01:43 PM
I need some help from the experts, and anyone who uses the PET bottles for bottling their
beer.As i come by them i am mostly using grolsh bottles now when i bottle my beers, but from
time to time i ru...
Posted in thread: Strawberry Rhubarb on 06-15-2014 at 01:26 PM
This could be interesting, and would give me something besides pies to use our rhubarb in.
Tagging this thread.I've been sitting here wondering what kind of beer i'd like strawberry and
rhubarb in, an...
Posted in thread: Canadian Supplier of Hop Rhizomes? on 06-04-2014 at 07:54 PM
Does anyone in a wooded area know if the wildlife will obliterate a hop garden? My parents live
in a location that gets warmth, lots of sunlight and has plenty of space, but they have lots of