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Posted in thread: My first mead, my own recipe on 05-31-2008 at 10:50 PM
Quick update on this mead that I made. After several days, the mead finally got fermenting, and
once it did... I couldn't stop it if I tried. I never did aerate it, which was probably the
cause for th...
Posted in thread: My first mead, my own recipe on 04-24-2008 at 07:34 PM
hah lighter fluid. Well, thanks for all the info. I ordered some yeast nutrient and yeast
energizer online today. Hopefully they come soon, cuz I've still got no bubbles. I haven't been
Posted in thread: My first mead, my own recipe on 04-22-2008 at 04:31 AM
Hey all, I made my first batch of mead tonight. After researching a little, I kind of came up
with my own recipe, and was wondering how it will turn out.I added 10lb clover honey to 2.5gal
180F water ...
Posted in thread: Question about mead in fermenter, and about yeast nutrients on 04-22-2008 at 04:21 AM
What would be the effect of not using any yeast nutrient?
Posted in thread: My first AG brew came out to 3.5 gal instead of 5! on 03-29-2008 at 05:22 PM
I'd done quite a bit of research prior to taking on the task of my first AG batch, and I even
had a helping hand this time, but I managed to screw it up regardless. The problem was that I
didn't use e...
Posted in thread: I forgot to take an original gravity reading on 03-19-2008 at 11:42 PM
Ahh, well I figured it was a long shot. It was an extract kit that I augmented with a couple
lbs of grain. I feel really stupid because part of my experiment was to see how much alc/vol
would be added...
Posted in thread: I forgot to take an original gravity reading on 03-19-2008 at 11:06 PM
I forgot to take an original gravity reading, so after about 2 days I took a reading. How much
does the specific gravity change after 48 hours? (approximately of course, and my airlock was
Posted in thread: Right size fridges? on 03-13-2008 at 09:58 PM
Yeah I had the same question. I'm looking for a 2 keg setup and found a good used Sanyo 4.4 cu.
ft. mini fridge, but after reading the last reply, I'm not sure this will cut it...
Posted in thread: I added my gelatin during the boil... on 03-13-2008 at 12:04 AM
I'm a relatively new home brewer, and I misread the instructions on the gelatin. I finished up
everything and got the beer into the fermenter. The airlock is bubbling away so I don't think
there is a ...