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Posted in thread: Showing off my new toy! on 12-21-2014 at 07:22 PM
20L is $1995 at more beer, and you have to have 220 electricity(like an electric dryer). Looks
pretty nice, all in 1 system.
Posted in thread: Rite brew... on 12-13-2014 at 12:57 AM
I have been ordering from Neil for a while now. I buy in bulk now after buying a mill. 50 lb of
2 row for $36...good deal. He has lowered my cost by at least 30% from the LHBS in Green Bay.
Posted in thread: Best Variety Pack? on 11-22-2014 at 01:01 AM
I usually get either New Belguim seasonals or Sam Adams. But I still think my beer is better.
Those commercially made seasonals give more of a variety.
Posted in thread: Bottle-to-bottle differences in carbonation on 10-25-2014 at 12:20 PM
2/3 cup of sugar seems a bit high if you are doing 5 gallon batches. I usually put in 4.4 oz in
2 cups of water, boil for 5 min. clean and sanitize my bottles while cooling the solution in
Posted in thread: Worst brew day ever on 10-14-2014 at 12:13 PM
My worst....Burned my hand a couple months back. Not wearing proper PPE, and stupidly grabbing
the pot as it was boiling over.
Posted in thread: Boil Time on 09-30-2014 at 12:09 PM
You should post the recipe to give these people a better idea of what you are trying to achieve
with the bitterness. 1st hop addition is to establish bitterness, other additions for flavor
and late ad...
Posted in thread: Critique My Technique on 09-27-2014 at 01:58 AM
Buy yourself a cheap pot at walmart. I have an aluminum 4 gallon pot for heating up sparge
water. it was $12 if I recall correctly. I do partial boils of 4 gallon in a 5 gallon SS pot,
top off in ferm...
Posted in thread: Low carbonation Problem on 09-16-2014 at 11:05 PM
OG was 1.050 and FG 1.011. About a 5.1% beer. And thats what I thought, just give it more time.
Checked the caps and no leakage there.
Posted in thread: Low carbonation Problem on 09-16-2014 at 02:19 AM
I have been brewing for about 2 years. Lately making some great beers. But this one beer I made
recently is not doing so well. I have made this recipe before. An amber ale modeled after Fat
Tire. 8 Lb...
Posted in thread: online grains? on 08-24-2014 at 04:07 AM
Try www.ritebrew.com Its in Wisconsin, but has low prices on bulk grain buys. $36+shipping for
50lb 2 row. He gives a $2 discount on 10lb grain(same grain) orders. Check it out.