Last Activity:11-19-2010 3:23 AM
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Posted in thread: missed OG by 15 points! on 05-03-2010 at 08:22 PM
DME to the rescue. You'll probably need a couple of pounds in 2-4 cups of water. (You can
probably look up the real numbers online somewhere)
Posted in thread: Bottled a wee heavy yesterday and almost fainted on 05-03-2010 at 05:23 PM
I just watched a special on Discovery Channel about that lake in Africa that was sequestering
millions of tons CO2 at the bottom. It erupted and killed around 1700 people up to 16 miles
from the lake,...
Posted in thread: Wild Parsnip Beer? on 04-08-2010 at 03:13 PM
My gf is in the process of making some really nice parsnip wine. We tasted a bit a while back,
tasted very very good, like a slightly woody/carroty white wine. She got a recipe from the book
Posted in thread: Cancer-Free Hose Fittings on 03-31-2010 at 02:30 PM
BTW, MTBE ALSO causes cancer as determined by the state of California. MTBE is also REQUIRED to
be added to gasoline by.... the state of California..... Now they're going to legalize pot,
seems like i...
Posted in thread: What's the weirdest ingredient? on 03-29-2010 at 08:52 PM
Man, that's too easy. With a sanitary napkin. Baddah Bing!!I'm going with she didn't. Reading
the article there's no mention of HOW the beer turned out, so I'm going to go with terrible.
There's a rea...
Posted in thread: Interesting Article on Wort Aeration on 03-24-2010 at 09:32 PM
Am I the only one who splashes the wort into the fermenter? I usually get 2-3 inches of foam on
top.I do a bit of that. I used to do a pretty long drop from the keggle into the fermenter, but
Posted in thread: Interesting Article on Wort Aeration on 03-24-2010 at 07:07 PM
I wonder what the difference is between the rocking method and my approach, which is to use a
paint stirrer attached to a drill.
Posted in thread: Samuel Smith. What CAN'T they do? on 03-22-2010 at 03:33 PM
+1 They compound this problem by shipping their beer in clear bottles.They USED to ship beer in
clear bottles. This has changed in the past year or so.
Posted in thread: Is that Black Stuff Harmful? on 03-19-2010 at 05:23 PM
IIRC, there will be no effect from the copper oxidation. If it really bothers you, a soak in
oxiclean then a good rinse just prior to placing the IC in the boil should ease your mind.There
is no effec...
Posted in thread: beer and weight on 03-19-2010 at 04:48 PM
According to scientists, MODERATE consumption of alcohol does NOT effect your weight, and
people with the best BMI (Bull**** Mass Index) often drink in moderation. Also your body does
not break down a...