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Posted in thread: Goose Island 312 Clone Discussion on 08-31-2010 at 06:27 PM
I was always under the impression that 312 was an English Wheat. I pick up the Cascade aroma
and can picture this beer fermented with an English Yeast. WYeast 1968 possibly.
Posted in thread: Cream Ale on 12-24-2005 at 04:07 AM
OK...I'm gonna go the Vanilla Extract route....now the question....HOW MUCH?I'm totally
lost....What do you think? How much should I add to the 5gal. Cheers!Dark
Posted in thread: Cream Ale on 12-23-2005 at 05:25 PM
I made the Cream Alre from the Brewers Best kit. It is currently in my secondary right now.
When I transfered it from Primary to Secondary I siphoned off a glass. I really enjoyed the
taste, but would...
Posted in thread: First brew in the bottle...quick question on 12-14-2005 at 04:47 PM
Dark, where do you go for your HB supplies? Just wondering because im in your area.I get my
supplies at Perfect Brewing in Wheeling, IL. Perfect Brewing
Posted in thread: First brew in the bottle...quick question on 12-13-2005 at 05:20 AM
Sounds normal. IMO, the taste of your sample depends where you got it from, the top, middle, or
bottom, if you got any trub mixed in, etc.When you sampled it from the bottling bucket it was
Posted in thread: First brew in the bottle...quick question on 12-13-2005 at 03:27 AM
OK...I just bottled my first home brew. It is an "American Ale" from a Brewers Best kit. It
spent 1 week in the Primary (plastic bucket) then 1 week in my secondary (5 gallon carboy) and
then into the...
Posted in thread: Homebrew Chicago on 11-28-2005 at 09:23 PM
You should check out They are located in Wheeling, IL. They stock lots of stuff!Cheers!Dark
Posted in thread: 1st time brewer question - Hydrometer on 11-28-2005 at 05:17 PM
I know that the cane is not meant to start the syphon, I was confused on how I can "start" the
syphon process with using the racking cane...That link you provided is perfect! Thanks for the
Posted in thread: 1st time brewer question - Hydrometer on 11-28-2005 at 04:50 PM
David,Thanks for the tip! OK...next newbie question....how long does it sit in the secondary
for? Yes, the kit did come with a racking cane, but I am confused on how I "start" the syphon
process with ...