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Posted in thread: Oktoberfest Question on 01-09-2013 at 01:02 AM
you really only need a secondary vessel (whether it is a bucket or a carboy) if you are dry
hopping or adding fruit. I doubt you are adding fruit to an Oktoberfest..
Posted in thread: My 2nd year anniversary on 12-30-2012 at 01:16 PM
congrats on the anniversary, i am right there with ya. i am getting ready to make the jump to
all grain. i have a big pot for full boils now and recently converted my cooler to a mash
lauter tun. all ...
Posted in thread: Newbie StarSan question on 06-11-2012 at 03:52 AM
I reuse my starsan over and over again too.Amanda I love your Icon. I'm a cardinal's fan living
Posted in thread: 5 Year Old Beer on 04-30-2012 at 01:18 AM
To add to the storage question, dipping the capped bottle in wax should help to ensure a great
seal and that the bottle keeps.
Posted in thread: botting 24 oz'er on 02-11-2012 at 04:46 AM
for the beer to carbonate it needs to be held at 70 degrees, so id take it out of the fridge...
Posted in thread: Can I brew with this ingredient list? on 01-31-2012 at 04:11 AM
Very sorry to hear about your friend... I appreciate his service very much!
Posted in thread: where does all the air go? on 01-27-2012 at 01:35 PM
The airlock works like the p-trap under your sink. The airlock lets co2 out but doesnt let any
nasties into your beer. The p-trap lets water out but keeps the sewer gas out of your house.
Posted in thread: wine slush mix on 09-22-2011 at 10:47 PM
Hi, not sure if this is the right forum but here goes. This summer at a local farmers market,
my wife picked up this mixture that you mix with wine and freeze to make a slush. The
ingredients are: sug...
Posted in thread: Antique capper on 07-10-2011 at 04:25 AM
Thanks, I think it is way cool too. I had to post a picture of it as soon as I got home with
it, i was too excited to try and clean it up. And even with it all rusted, the mechanism is
nice and smooth...
Posted in thread: Antique capper on 07-10-2011 at 01:59 AM
Look what I got! I know my Dad (71 years old) used to brew beer, but I dont remember it. He
recently brought his old capper out of storage to give to me. He said he got it from his Dad,
but he doesnt ...