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Posted in thread: Why is my beer sour on 03-18-2010 at 06:41 AM
I brewed a porter for the first time. It spent a week in primary and a week in secondary, at
about 70 F. It has been in the bottle for about 4 days now. Not a long time, I know, but it
tastes sour. Is...
Posted in thread: Dry hopping after primary on 11-18-2009 at 07:33 PM
Is there any advantage to adding fresh hops after the primary, at the start of secondary? I've
had a bag in there for the week in the primary and was wondering if adding it for the next week
in the se...
Posted in thread: Adding water? on 11-13-2009 at 12:33 AM
Hi all, I am wondering if it is really the best idea to add water up to the 5 gallon mark on
the fermenter after finishing the boil. I understand you would want to add water to make up for
the water l...
Posted in thread: Little solid things floating in the bottles? on 10-09-2009 at 05:00 AM
corn sugar will not create a mini krausen.What are you using to carbonate with?I just used the
sugar the brew shop gave me. It was like powdered sugar...I want to say it was sucrose but I'm
not sure. ...
Posted in thread: Little solid things floating in the bottles? on 10-09-2009 at 01:52 AM
Hey all, It's been about 2 weeks since I put my Irish Red into the bottles. A few days ago I
noticed something that hadn't been there before. It's like these dark, solid particles about
the size of a ...
Posted in thread: Greetings from Gainesville, FL on 09-29-2009 at 05:18 AM
Cool man, sounds good. Nah I don't think you've seen my roommate yet, his name is Ben. We'll
probably be down there on Friday to pick up one of those all grain beers you were talking
Posted in thread: Gainesville, FL on 09-29-2009 at 05:14 AM
Live off tower road. Work at Hoggetowne Ale Works.I'm off tower road as well, in Sparrow.
Posted in thread: Greetings from Gainesville, FL on 09-28-2009 at 08:37 PM
I'm in Gainesville. There's a recent thread trying to round up everyone from the area. Just
search for 'Gainesville'.This one? I've seen you at Hoggetowne, I came in there about a week
ago and bought ...
Posted in thread: Greetings from Gainesville, FL on 09-28-2009 at 05:23 AM
Looks like from this thread that there are at least 2 Gator brewers here already...any others?
About me, just a UF student with a taste for good beer and a very short brewing history (3
batches so far...
Posted in thread: Toothpaste ale? on 09-27-2009 at 01:09 AM
Thanks so much guys, you're awesome! I feel better now :D