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  • Posted in thread: Forgot Irish Moss--any options? on 08-02-2006 at 03:17 PM
    I 'll second joker. Just don't worry about it. I forget to throw it in every other batch, and
    most batches you can hardly tell the difference.

  • Posted in thread: Tom Petty? on 08-02-2006 at 03:14 PM
    Cool. I honestly didn't know he was working on new stuff. I'll have to check it out.

  • Posted in thread: Off OG on partial Mash on 08-02-2006 at 02:33 PM
    The grain I use is from Briess and it usually comes to me milled. So I'm asuming they know what
    their doing. I have read other hb using the same method as I am , is this just not the way to
    mash? So a...

  • Posted in thread: Thank you on 08-02-2006 at 02:29 PM
    Best of luck. My first brew turned out well enough, and it was just extract with some hops
    thrown in. As long as you follow good cleaning / sanitation practices, and follow the general
    steps, it's har...

  • Posted in thread: New to the beermaking world! on 08-02-2006 at 02:26 PM
    Welcome aboard!If you bottles are taking a while to carbonate, you may want to check what
    temerature they are aging at. It's generally recommended to keep the bottles at a moderate room
    temperature - ...

  • Posted in thread: Greeting on 08-02-2006 at 02:18 PM
    Welcome aboard!

  • Posted in thread: Moving the fermentor on 07-26-2006 at 09:46 PM
    Well, as long as you're careful, it shouldn't hurt the beer. Moving it around will kick some
    yeast up, but that won't be a problem if you give it time to settle before bottoling or use a
    secondary. I ...

  • Posted in thread: LME vs DME -- pros and cons? on 07-26-2006 at 09:42 PM
    I'm pro DME. Easier to measure, stores well, better color control.

  • Posted in thread: First AG extremely low efficency on 07-26-2006 at 04:29 PM
    Grim, I believe so. As I understand it, the idea is to match the flow rates so that you have
    the same amount of water going in as coming out so that the water covers the grain bed. I batch
    sparge thou...

  • Posted in thread: Step two complete! on 07-25-2006 at 10:48 PM
    Just to echo what david was pointing out: incandescents are okay for the most part.

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