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Posted in thread: Sour beer :( on 03-31-2009 at 03:22 PM
I'm a newbie at this myself, but one of the many things I learned in my handful of batches to
date is exactly what COLObrewer said. The way it tastes after a week in the bottle is not
always a good in...
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Posted in thread: Hello from Seattle on 03-29-2009 at 11:54 PM
Thanks.We've spent many an hour at the pub coming up with names. "Welcome to the Jungale" is my
favorite so far.Anyone know of a beer that takes 15+ years to brew? We'll start on it now and
call it Ch...
Posted in thread: 5 Gallon main fermenter? on 03-29-2009 at 11:37 PM
Welcome to the club, I made the same mistake for my first batch. Using a 6.5 gallon for primary
fermentation as ChshreCat said before is the way I went. Been pretty successful so far.
Posted in thread: Lager Fermentation with No Fridge? on 03-29-2009 at 05:04 PM
Thanks for all the responses guys. :mug:It looks like I'll be brewing ales until I can get my
hands on a freezer. Craigslist and garage sales here I come.
Posted in thread: Lager Fermentation with No Fridge? on 03-28-2009 at 09:36 PM
I did a search and didn't find exactly what I was looking for so here goes.My friend and I are
big fans of lagers/pilsners. Our goal is to brew a lager/pils to rival some of our favorites
from the pub...
Posted in thread: Carbonation unpredictability on 03-28-2009 at 09:26 PM
This is all great information. My last batch had some iffy carbonation. Now I've got some
tricks for future batches.
Posted in thread: How did you find us? on 03-28-2009 at 06:21 PM
My buddy and i were brewing our first batch a few months ago and it took a bit longer for
vigorous fermentation to start than we thought it should. We didn't know what to do or if we
would abandon our...
Posted in thread: Hello from Seattle on 03-28-2009 at 06:17 PM
Hi Everyone,My name is Grant and my buddy Richey and I are long time beer drinkers and after
years of talking about it have finally recently started home brewing. We took our first
initials and call o...