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Posted in thread: Irish Red pilot batch (extract, 1g) on 02-25-2013 at 11:31 PM
I'm trying to finalize a one-gallon Irish Red Ale pilot batch. Here's what I've come up
with:1.2 lbs Amber DME2.4 oz Crystal 40L0.4 oz Roasted Barley6.4 oz Toasted 2-row0.15 oz
Northern Brewer (7%) (6...
Posted in thread: Coffee Stout Kit on 01-09-2013 at 09:19 PM
I bought Midwest's extract Coffee stout kit, & wondered if anyone had brewed it before & your
thoughts. For those unfamiliar, here's the gist of it:5 gallonSteep 8 oz chocolate malt, 4 oz
Posted in thread: What to buy? on 04-26-2012 at 12:27 AM
The in-laws gave me $50 to Midwest Supplies for my birthday. I'm thinking of buying a 5-gallon
carboy for lagering. My thinking is to primary in the 6.5 gallon fermenting bucket for 2-3
weeks, then 12...
Posted in thread: Beer with most easily removed labels on 03-22-2012 at 04:53 PM
Schlafly (best brewery in St. Louis, imo) are my favorite bottles to use. They look cool, the
labels are easy to remove, and it's really easy to empty them of beer.Tastes Tasty. Mmmmmm.
Posted in thread: Quick bottling question... on 10-07-2011 at 09:41 PM
Technically, a priming question. Here's my recipe (for those interested):Boiled 2 lb dark brown
sugar in 2 qt apple juice (Market Pantry 100% Apple Juice), cooled. Transferred to fermenter,
Posted in thread: Carboy/ Keg Cleaner Giveaway on 06-22-2011 at 10:37 PM
Draw my name, please.
Posted in thread: Pizza by Stout on 05-29-2011 at 01:31 AM
Unfortunately, Pizza by Stout no longer exists. It was completely destroyed in the tornado last
Posted in thread: Tornados in Joplin, MO on 05-23-2011 at 11:31 AM
I don't know if anyone watched the news last night, but my hometown of Joplin, MO, was
absolutely devastated by a tornado that, according to a news story I read last night, could be
classified as an 8...
Posted in thread: my first beer!!! on 05-22-2011 at 07:19 PM
Yeah, I only tasted it because I had some to taste. I used that much because i work in a
chemistry lab, and the smallest cylinder we had (that I could "apprehend") that's big enough is
250mL. So, I go...
Posted in thread: my first beer!!! on 05-22-2011 at 06:52 PM
I bottled my first brew yesterday, so yay for me, right?I do, though, have one question: I
tried a sample of it, expecting to basically taste flat beer, but that's not what I tasted. I'm
new to the id...