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Posted in thread: Making multiple yeast starters from a vial or smack pack? on 09-30-2013 at 04:50 PM
If you brew often enough, divide the "extra" starter into multiple small jars. That reduces
your generation count. Treat the small jars as vials when making more starters. When you get to
the last one...
Posted in thread: Making Traditional rice Wine. Cheap, Fun, and Different on 09-30-2013 at 04:41 PM
I would guess you can't find them because it's harvest season for hop's cousin. :fro:
Posted in thread: Looking to make. Fruit ale... on 09-29-2013 at 05:10 AM
Don't add it too soon if you like your ceiling. Best (worst?) blow off I've ever had, bar none,
was a cherry ale. A lot of people that don't recommend secondary will suggest that adding fruit
IS a goo...
Posted in thread: Another fruit fly question(a bit different) on 09-28-2013 at 05:44 AM
I can't for the life of me understand why people use vodka as an airlock liquid. Simply use the
star san that you already made for sanitizing your fermentation vessels, etc. Vodka (alcohol)
Posted in thread: Sludge in Fermentor on 09-27-2013 at 04:08 PM
Papazian said B complex. Brewer yeast doesn't contain b12.
Posted in thread: Sludge in Fermentor on 09-27-2013 at 05:47 AM
Man up and drink it. There is beer and vitamins in it. Or just rinse it down the drain
Posted in thread: IPA recipe help on 09-26-2013 at 10:03 PM
So you don't want to do an IIPA but instead an IPA? Edwort's haus IPA will work with the hops
you have on hand.
Posted in thread: Question About my Aerator on 09-26-2013 at 07:20 PM
One of my three piece airlocks that is being used on a room temperature ferment has two fruit
flies steeping in the vodka. I would say they can get through the holes in the top. Maybe you
Posted in thread: Question About my Aerator on 09-26-2013 at 05:22 PM
Find a lid off a spray bottle. Or if you have ever broken a hydrometer, you should have a spare
tube you can make a new one from.
Posted in thread: Apfelwein bottling ... Using fruit juice concentrate instead of priming sugar? on 09-26-2013 at 04:45 PM
I would think that your bottles could handle the 3 volumes of CO2. I don't know if I would be
leaving a sixer in the trunk of the car in the sun.