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  • Posted in thread: Help with foamy beer/beer line balancing on 12-15-2013 at 05:07 AM
    I'm having a hard time applying beer line calculators to balance my keg system and avoid foamy
    beers. Here is the info I think you would need to know in order to help me:Beer line 3/16
    Length beer lin...

  • Posted in thread: grapefruit in beer on 05-12-2008 at 02:13 AM
    thanks everyone

  • Posted in thread: grapefruit in beer on 05-12-2008 at 12:33 AM
    Looking to brew an IPA this week. Have no "C" hops. Have some Galina Hops and an ounce of
    Cluster Hops. I like a citrusy flavor. Can I throw some grapefruit in the primary and get a
    decent effect? If ...

  • Posted in thread: how long? on 10-01-2007 at 12:35 AM
    I'm relatively new to kegging. How long will my home brew keep after kegging and going in the
    fridge? Thanks...

  • Posted in thread: burnt brew on 06-02-2007 at 01:10 AM
    Thanks, everyone...for the advice and the chuckles!

  • Posted in thread: burnt brew on 06-01-2007 at 01:42 AM
    Thanks for the encouragement...what do you think about one of those little 4 oz bottles of
    fruit flavored flavoring..Maybe a raspberry or cherry oatmeal stout? Or, if it's gonna be burnt
    I'd probably ...

  • Posted in thread: burnt brew on 06-01-2007 at 01:08 AM
    After about 20 successful brews (extract) I had a really rough brew day last Sunday. First, as
    I steeped a pound of oatmeal in my stout I left the bag to sit a few minutes. It stuck to the
    bottom of t...

  • Posted in thread: when to add on 05-23-2007 at 12:20 AM
    I'm brewing a raspberry wheat (extract-5 gal. batch) I'm adding 4 oz of ID Carlson raspberry
    fruit I add it after the boil....before pitching the yeast....or when I

  • Posted in thread: Straining Hops, Hop Bags, etc on 04-21-2007 at 03:17 AM
    I use a strainer that you put over a frying pan to keep (bacon) from splattering. Sits right on
    top of a 5 gal bucket and works great.

  • Posted in thread: lube faucets? on 03-08-2007 at 02:47 AM
    My beer faucets stick after sitting without use for a few days. Should I lube them with keg
    lube or something...thanks