Last Activity:09-17-2012 3:15 PM
Posted in thread: Can you ID my hops? on 08-23-2012 at 04:36 PM
Hi, Im growing 2 types of hops but mixed them up... One is cascade and the other is nugget. I
included a picture, here are some notes: Long cone : Early to flower and develop now almost
ready for harv...
Posted in thread: Ideas for over carbonated bottles on 06-21-2012 at 11:42 PM
I have 2 casses of incredibly delicious, hoppy pale ale in bottles. The bottles are over
carbonated. The problem for me is that when I open a bottle, bubbles form at the bottom of the
beer and big chu...
Posted in thread: mango nail polish remover anyone? on 06-21-2012 at 07:11 AM
before jumping competely head first into the ethyl acetate or acetobactor infection panic and
especially before considering dumping the batch lets try some trouble shooting....First,
consider what the...
Posted in thread: mango nail polish remover anyone? on 06-20-2012 at 07:06 AM
Well done BM, given the title, the first thing I was looking for was a mention of D47 yeast,
but as the OP said about ale yeast, I'm unfamiliar with it, so don't know if it produces fusels
or not (whe...
Posted in thread: mango nail polish remover anyone? on 06-19-2012 at 06:48 PM
I made my first mead about a month ago. 2 pounds of honey, 16 oz of mango juice and the topped
off with water in a 1gal glass growler. It warm here, mid to high 70s. Fermentation still took
almost a m...
Posted in thread: Infected? (picture) on 06-17-2012 at 02:47 AM
Just a quick update for anyone that is afraid they have infected a batch and it is ruined: DONT
TOSS IT OUT. this batch look bad to me but i racked it to a bottling bucket, left out the top 2
Posted in thread: Infected? (picture) on 06-08-2012 at 06:25 PM
ya it was like white flakes of snow. I think it was the beginning of an infection but I bottled
it, so we will see how it comes out. it tasted fine when I tried it so I have my fingers
crossed. My onl...
Posted in thread: Infected? (picture) on 06-08-2012 at 04:17 AM
Nice! I brewed an ipa last week and I only used citra hops. I will be dry hopping it next week.
Hopefully I can find some whole leaf citra hops. I don't think I will use a hop bag after
reading this t...
Posted in thread: Beer Mixing... on 06-08-2012 at 01:01 AM
black and tan, cant beat it.
Posted in thread: Infected? (picture) on 06-08-2012 at 12:59 AM
ya this puppy will be good if the infection doesn't stick. lots of bittering hops, lots of late
cascade and lots of Amarillo in the Dry hopper. mmmm