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Posted in thread: Shelf life: How long does a home brew keep? on 01-22-2015 at 07:26 PM
is a thread about that book.As far as homebrew goes... I think in comparing it to commercial
beer I have under-estimated the turnover time most kegs sit in drinking establishments as well
as how fre...
Posted in thread: Shelf life: How long does a home brew keep? on 01-21-2015 at 01:38 PM
I just bought "Vintage Beer: A Taster's Guide to Brews That Improve over Time" - its an easy
read and seems to provide a nice and educated insight on beer.
Posted in thread: Fermentation Does not stop on 01-15-2015 at 09:58 AM
11 liters of starter (!!) how large is the batch again?
Posted in thread: Bug in my brew! on 01-15-2015 at 09:48 AM
One of my first extract boils some little swarm of critters wanted to hang out above the boil
pot. The steam knocked a few out of the air into the pot. Ended up one of the better beers I
Posted in thread: Should I wait a little longer? on 01-15-2015 at 09:44 AM
I am not an expert but I would suspect that 7gal air (O2) in a fermenting beer of the same size
is a bit too much air to begin with even if we assume a 1.085 SG, isn't it?When did you add the
Posted in thread: Recuperating after boilover loss of hops. on 01-15-2015 at 09:35 AM
And you may also look into making "hop tea".But, I would stick to the suggestion above and "let
Posted in thread: New brewer mistake on 01-15-2015 at 09:31 AM
There is not way to get rid of all yeast in beer unless you filter.So there is most probably
enough yeast to eat those sugars.Take note, that you should take two or more readings when you
see that fer...
Posted in thread: Shelf life: How long does a home brew keep? on 01-13-2015 at 06:35 PM
Thanks for the advice.
Posted in thread: Shelf life: How long does a home brew keep? on 01-11-2015 at 09:17 AM
Reading the following article proves to some extend the claim that beer can be aged: they
would not culture yeast, which is a pitty, as we cannot replicate the beer!
Posted in thread: Shelf life: How long does a home brew keep? on 01-11-2015 at 08:47 AM
Some commercial beers in my cellar have best "after" dates that are usually around a year from
packaging. Your wine friend sounds like a wine snob. Both beverages have their place but as