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Posted in thread: New to home brews! on 02-20-2014 at 03:06 PM
Do you have something in the fermenter? I live just east of Timnath. Brewed my fourth batch
last weekend. Welcome to HBT. I have learned a lot here. Also recommend John Palmers " How to
Brew"If I can ...
Posted in thread: Wort Chillers on 01-31-2014 at 02:08 PM
I used a big Rubbermaid and put ice water with frozen gallon water jugs in it and stirred the
wort. I had it down to 75 within 20-25 minutes. Substantially quicker than my first try. I
found it's easi...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2014? on 01-19-2014 at 08:43 PM
5 gal of Pilsner ale and today is 5 gal of a blackberry wheat for the wife. 1732 total so far.
Posted in thread: First batch..with a question! on 01-15-2014 at 02:52 AM
So its been 12 days fermenting and I just tested my first little bit with my wine thief. Tested
at 1.010. Right on the money from my recipe sheet. It's gotta sit until Friday that's when I
Posted in thread: First batch..with a question! on 01-08-2014 at 03:10 PM
Sounds like you're on the right track to me. Regarding scorching the extract, most people
recommend that you turn off the heat while you add the extract and stir it in, then fire the
burner back up af...
Posted in thread: First batch..with a question! on 01-08-2014 at 02:43 PM
Started my first batch and it's going well.. Or so I assume. The airlock bounced around for a
good 3 days and now it's stagnant and it's been 6 days since fermentation started or was put in
Posted in thread: New Belgium Ranger IPA - Not a fan on 01-06-2014 at 01:24 AM
All of New Belgium beers taste the same to me. I live 10 minutes from there Fort Collins
brewery and they just all have the same flavor profile, some just have more hops than the
Posted in thread: GFCI Cord, electric stuff, free bottles on 01-01-2014 at 03:29 PM
I will keep you in mind if I make it down there.
Posted in thread: GFCI Cord, electric stuff, free bottles on 12-30-2013 at 02:16 AM
Ever make it towards Ft Collins? I could use the bottles.
Posted in thread: New to home brews! on 12-29-2013 at 08:25 PM
It's hard to chose a favorite in Ft Collins. FCB and Funkwerks are my go to besides
Coopersmiths. My next beer is to mimick Coopersmiths not brown ale which is one of the best
brown ales I've ever tas...