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Posted in thread: Propane Bottles on 03-12-2013 at 09:57 PM
a friend severely overestimated the amount of propane we'd need, so I have about 5 leftover
bottles.I'll look around for an adapter! thanks!I don't think 5 bottle will be enough to do
even one 5gal ba...
Posted in thread: Simcoe hops on 03-04-2011 at 09:06 PM
Redeem myself. :p Different hops will impart different bitterness's.• Preferably, aroma hops
should be added during the first half of the cooking timeas this gives the drink an enjoyable
Posted in thread: Simcoe hops on 03-04-2011 at 02:01 AM
Any american citrusy hop goes well with Simcoe but I've made a American/UK hybrid IPA that
blended Fuggles, Northern Brewer, Simcoe and Cascade hops and it was very very tasty.
Posted in thread: Worst Commercial Beer You've Ever Had? on 02-16-2011 at 10:13 PM
Hands down, Pyramid Apricot Ale, tried it before and after they changed the name to "Audacious"
either way it was just crap, people diss Sam Adam's Blackberry Wit, Cranberry Lambic and Cherry
Posted in thread: Does this look infected to you? on 02-16-2011 at 10:03 PM
Well, I ended up transferring it yesterday. I washed the 1st bucket with antibacterial soap
then let it soak in some oxi clean. Today, its getting rinsed out then soaked in bleach for a
couple days. A...
Posted in thread: Sanitizing Bottles in the oven.. does it matter if they touch? on 02-05-2011 at 07:58 PM
They would only break if you crammed them tightly side by side but if they are just touching
you should be fine.
Posted in thread: Wassup with my bottles? on 02-02-2011 at 10:38 PM
Yea i do the same as you only I give it a slight whirl when I am about halfway through racking
and once again before I start bottling. Although I once used a 5gal carboy to bottle and didn't
Posted in thread: 1/2 sized beer bottles? on 02-01-2011 at 12:08 AM
I have a case of 8oz Coca Cola bottles that I use for tasting bottles with my barley wine. They
work great and the glass is thick as hell. They don't produce them anymore and I believe they
Posted in thread: Oxygen Absorbing Caps = No Carbonation?! on 01-31-2011 at 07:14 PM
Alright, I am reviving this thread to report that I did a batch of Nutbrown and randomly placed
regular caps and OA caps on the bottles. The Oxygen Absorbing caps don't have nearly as much
Posted in thread: Beersmith Hops Age Tool? on 01-29-2011 at 11:50 PM
If you are trying to add IBU then dry hopping won't do that for you. You'll need to boil a hop
tea and add that to your beer. That can be calculated using beersmith.