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Posted in thread: 2nd week... 2nd batch on 11-23-2008 at 11:42 PM
Okay, I am into my second week of brewing, and have the second batch in a primary. Thanks to
this site and all here for the advice. I have already recruited a friend of mine to assist.
:tank: Happy br...
Posted in thread: 1st batch tomorrow questions on 11-15-2008 at 12:50 AM
Excellent, thanks for setting me straight. :)
Posted in thread: 1st batch tomorrow questions on 11-15-2008 at 12:37 AM
It directs me to add the hops with the extract after the grains have steeped. It does not say
to split them. So, it appears they are for bittering only. Since this is my first brew, it is
unusual to m...
Posted in thread: 1st batch tomorrow questions on 11-14-2008 at 10:19 PM
I got the True Brew Porter kit to start off the hobby tomorrow. :D I have done some reading and
maybe I am missing something, but there is only 1 pack of hops in the box. :confused:Does
anyone have ex...
Posted in thread: First timer - looking to do 2.5 gallon batches on 11-11-2008 at 12:19 AM
Thanks again everyone. I am comparing sites now to make my purchase. :p
Posted in thread: First timer - looking to do 2.5 gallon batches on 11-10-2008 at 02:13 AM
Thanks for the advice. I think I will pick up a 3 gallon carboy for the secondary. So, 1/2 the
extract and 1/4 the hops and steeping grains. Is that the generally agreed upon conversion?
Posted in thread: First timer - looking to do 2.5 gallon batches on 11-10-2008 at 12:23 AM
Ok, I have been doing some research and I think I would like to start out with 2.5 gallon
batches as opposed to 5. I like the idea of brewing a case at a time as opposed to 2, and I
think it will be a...