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Posted in thread: Angry Dwarf Ale (A little red) - Recipe in progress on 03-11-2016 at 11:25 PM
The last bottles - I wrote "AD XXX" - the XX's mean roughly unknown/toxic (just more yeast/wild
carbonation). My 25 yo son just cracked one open and I got the nod of approval. This is
Posted in thread: Why'd my beer get bad? on 03-04-2016 at 11:57 AM
I never use soap. ...there's a straight line....I will use bleach. Lately I' be used Starsan.
.... and really hot water.I wash all the bottles right before bottling. I also do the rinse and
Posted in thread: Why'd my beer get bad? on 03-03-2016 at 03:16 AM
Clean first - sterilize after.
Posted in thread: 18 Gallon Brewing System on 02-24-2016 at 01:23 AM
I have a friend who mashes for high gravity wort first, then ads water to get the correct O.G.
for a 5% beer.
Posted in thread: First Pale Ale Recipe concocted by me on 02-24-2016 at 01:16 AM
Sounds tasty. IPA is next into my pipeline.
Posted in thread: Can you grow hops in Lebanon? on 02-24-2016 at 01:12 AM
Posted in thread: Can you grow hops in Lebanon? on 02-24-2016 at 01:07 AM
They need a lot of sun. ...a lot.appropriate water - not too much.Hop Growing ArticleI tried
and failed - not enough sunlight.They usually need something to climb on too.
Posted in thread: Angry Dwarf Ale (A little red) - Recipe in progress on 02-22-2016 at 04:03 AM
Yeah, that's what I meant - the very first post had 6 years for someone to say something.
;)Just funnin' ya, man! :DI understood - and thanks for the ribbing.Here's the stack getting
ready for bottle ...
Posted in thread: Angry Dwarf Ale (A little red) - Recipe in progress on 02-22-2016 at 02:27 AM
No one said anything about the first post having 17, not 16, pounds of grain as the OP listed?
:p:DThe second recipe diverged from the first a whole bunch if that's what you mean, or did I
mess up on ...
Posted in thread: Angry Dwarf Ale (A little red) - Recipe in progress on 02-22-2016 at 02:25 AM
Second carboy had big head-space and a loose burp valve.The second is drinkable, but not
up-to-par.I will hoard it and destroy the evidence myself one bottle at a time.