Last Activity:02-25-2015 8:23 AM
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Posted in thread: Dry hopping IPA? on 02-25-2015 at 08:23 AM
I have done a partial mash extract IPA and have fermented it successfully. OG was 1.070 and FG
was 1.010. Somewhere around a 7.8% ABV. I tasted the beer after it reached FG and it does not
have any ho...
Posted in thread: Help me pick a smoker! on 02-22-2015 at 08:17 AM
I got a Traeger big Texas smoker grill this year and will never think about using another grill
ever again, it's that impressive!
Posted in thread: Using berries or fruit in beer on 12-20-2013 at 01:29 AM
Thanks for the reply, If you add all of it in, won't that leave a lot of particles in the beer?
How would you strain it out when racking off to a keg? Would those floaters clog up the racking
Posted in thread: Using berries or fruit in beer on 12-19-2013 at 08:18 AM
They are fresh berries. I put them in the freezer and thinking about doing it this weekend.
will heating to 160 degrees kill all the wild yeasts and bacteria that may be in them? I was
hoping their wa...
Posted in thread: Using berries or fruit in beer on 12-19-2013 at 08:03 AM
I have about 5lbs of blackberries and want to make a blackberry wheat beer. How do you make
sure that the berries are sanitary prior to using them. I know I could steep them in my wort,
however, I kno...
Posted in thread: Whats your Profession? on 05-05-2013 at 07:51 AM
I'm a Small Business Loan Officer. Brewing has been one of my favorite free time activities.
Posted in thread: Very fine dust-like particles clinging to the inside of the beer bottle on 04-10-2013 at 05:22 AM
It appears to be a serious infection! I recommend you box up all of the beers and send them to
my address for disposal. I will not even charge you a disposal fee! If the problem continues we
can set u...
Posted in thread: chores and beer on 04-10-2013 at 05:15 AM
I find that no matter what the task is, drinking a Homebrew whilst doing said task is always a
good thing. I will do a task and then have a Homebrew. After that I will have a Homebrew while
Posted in thread: Exploding fermenter on 04-06-2013 at 07:34 PM
What yeast type was it? I've used a Belgian White Labs strain that was crazy. It would ferment
almost in one day.I used Belgian wit liquid yeast.
Posted in thread: Exploding fermenter on 04-06-2013 at 07:32 PM
Post a picture of the explosion so we can analyze this more thoroughly for you. However, you
should be fine.I will post a pic in a few.