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Posted in thread: Can someone smoking in the same room of fermentation cause problems or stop fermentat on 05-25-2013 at 10:35 AM
Toss in some Doritos for the yeasties and u'll be fine.
Posted in thread: First homebrew tasting on 05-21-2013 at 02:10 PM
They probably need more time to carbonate. Also, all of my beers have tasted much better after
6 weeks or so.
Posted in thread: raspberry ale too dry on 05-20-2013 at 01:37 PM
Yes, it's for a new batch. Just trying to decide how to improve on it with the next attempt.It
was a 1-gallon test batch:2 lbs pale 2-rowUS-05 dry ale yeast0.2 oz sterling @ 60 mins0.2 oz
hallertau @ ...
Posted in thread: raspberry ale too dry on 05-20-2013 at 01:21 PM
I made a "raspberry blonde ale" with pale 2-row and US-05. Raspberries were added in secondary.
It's decent, but too dry.What should I add to give it more sweeteness? (Maybe 10% crystal
malt?) Any sug...
Posted in thread: Beer 1 week into lagering, has diectyl taste. on 05-07-2013 at 12:01 PM
The conflicting advice floating around about ales is bad enough, but it seems that it's 100x
worse for lagers :drunk: Worst case scenario I'll take this as a learning experience and do it
right next t...
Posted in thread: Beer 1 week into lagering, has diectyl taste. on 05-06-2013 at 11:10 PM
This is my first attempt at a lager. I obviously should have let it ferment in the primary
longer (was 9 days) It's been lagering in 35-40F for over a week. Just tasted it and yikes...
Posted in thread: saving money with brewing on 04-26-2013 at 12:40 PM
^ great minds think alike, and at the same time.
Posted in thread: saving money with brewing on 04-26-2013 at 12:37 PM
As I once read on this forum (not sure who said it) Buying brewing equipment to save money on
beer is like buying a boat to save money on fish. I know that I've personally spent a lot more
to make bee...
Posted in thread: New Product! Cool Brewing Fermentation Cooler on 04-23-2013 at 12:40 PM
I read through the entire thread, trying to decide if this would be handy for lagering. My
basement stays around 60F. This bag is the perfect solution for ales, but would I be able to
achieve 35-40F t...
Posted in thread: 1-Gallon Brewers UNITE! on 03-25-2013 at 05:16 PM
Hey everyone, please forgive me if this is something that has been covered in this thread
already. I tried the search and couldn't figure it out, and there are 284 pages to go
through.My main question...