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Posted in thread: First Pour on 03-04-2012 at 02:41 AM
Just poured my first brew from a tap. A vanilla porter that is great. A little under carbed, so
i turned the pressure back up and will give it another 24 hours.
Posted in thread: Free co2 and keg on 11-21-2011 at 08:07 PM
I met a guy at a brewery tour and we got to talking about homebrew. He want's to start brewing
so I invited him over Saturday to brew. He showed up with a 20 lb co2 tanks and a corney as a
gift. He sa...
Posted in thread: High og on 11-15-2011 at 01:24 AM
Wait to add top off water until the end and you have chilled. You may not need it.
Posted in thread: Time for a Barley Wine on 11-04-2011 at 01:11 AM
That is the one I had tonight
Posted in thread: Time for a Barley Wine on 11-03-2011 at 11:11 PM
Being our first cool day of the season I think it is time do dig a Barley Wine out of the back
of the fridge.
Posted in thread: Star-San longevity on 09-18-2011 at 01:23 AM
I saw on a episode of brewing tv that said as long as the ph is under 3 you are good to go,
well i think they said three. I used it for the first time last week and it was cloudy.
Posted in thread: why beersmith? on 09-18-2011 at 01:11 AM
IMHO, it's more for all grain brewers. You can use it for extract brews, but to take full
advantage, you'd need to be doing ag. It's only 20 bucks so if you want tools like attenuation
calcs and boil ...
Posted in thread: Pot welding on 09-16-2011 at 09:05 PM
if you are welding sanitary connections that would need to be NSF rated (like for a commercial
brewery), yes you would need to weld both sides, gas purged, and have the welds polished to
prevent the b...
Posted in thread: LHBS Prices... Why So Expensive? on 09-10-2011 at 09:19 PM
I just found a LHBS that is not to far out of my way. I priced a recipe online and then at the
store. The shop was only one dollar more. When I took every things to the register I sighed up
for their ...
Posted in thread: Bottling- same batch/ 1 bottle infected? on 09-08-2011 at 12:10 AM
I have had an infection in a single bottle. I don't think it was rinsed well when emptied and
then grew some funk in it. It was the only one in the batch like that, and that's the best
explanation i c...