Last Activity:06-12-2011 5:12 PM
Posted in thread: Where to find Pliny the Elder in the Bay area? on 06-07-2011 at 06:42 AM
City Beer store on Folsom has Pliny, along with about every other beer you can think of.
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2011? on 06-04-2011 at 07:52 PM
+5 gallons Pliny the Elder clone+5 gallons Stout16826 + 10 = 16836
Posted in thread: Bottled for 7 weeks and still low carbonation on 04-16-2011 at 11:06 PM
did you stir up the sugar well enough? I don't know how many you have opened but if the sugar
didn't mix well enough you may have a few over carbed bottles and a few under carbed bottles.
Or not enoug...
Posted in thread: Bottled for 7 weeks and still low carbonation on 04-16-2011 at 10:47 PM
I'm trying to figure out if I did something wrong. I brewed the Morebeer American Ale as my
first brew 9 weeks ago today. Fermented for 2 weeks at 65deg with WLP001 yeast. It had an OG of
1.046 and FG...
Posted in thread: any good IPA extracts? on 04-09-2011 at 06:33 PM
Awesome.. yeah I unfortunately wasn't able to measure the OG.. the hydrometer that arrived was
broken.. and the ones they sell out in town here just gives you a final alcohol reading. But
yeah.. it wa...
Posted in thread: any good IPA extracts? on 04-09-2011 at 04:23 AM
Nice! I'm currently doing the kit as my first home brew.. How long did you ferment it in the
primary before bottling? I just added the dry hops last night after two weeks.. So my plan is
to dry hop it...
Posted in thread: any good IPA extracts? on 04-07-2011 at 08:14 AM
I have 2 Morebeer IPA recipes.Rogue's I2PA 12lbs LME 1oz Magnum 60min1oz Cascade 30min1oz
Willamette 15min1oz AmarilloS05 or WLP001Drake's IPA9lbs. LME.5lb Light DME1.25lbs Crystal
15L1lb Crystal 40L1...
Posted in thread: any good IPA extracts? on 04-06-2011 at 11:45 PM
Has anyone here done the Rouge I2PA kit from Morebeer.com?I did the Rogue I2PA as my first ever
homebrew and am just enjoying them now. I think it's really good but it could be a little
hoppier. But t...
Posted in thread: Any reason not to reuse commercial bottles? on 04-06-2011 at 08:43 PM
Except for those Stone bottles. It's like they're painted on or something.Dump your Stone
bottles in a double strength solution of star san for a day, the paint comes right off. I use
steel wool on th...
Posted in thread: Any reason not to reuse commercial bottles? on 04-06-2011 at 08:39 PM
the worst labels to get off are Firestone bottles I agree the Firestone labels are tough, but
ever try and get one of these off? Biggest pain in the ass ever.