Last Activity:12-07-2013 9:15 PM
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Posted in thread: Aging beer in whiskey barrels on 12-05-2013 at 01:32 PM
I'd be thrilled to get an 8 gallon whiskey/honey/maple barrel.
Posted in thread: Started with 4 gallons ended with 3 on 12-04-2013 at 01:31 AM
3 gallons in a 5 gallon keg is perfectly fine. You should always purge the keg of oxygen with
CO2 before you transfer in your beer. If you do this, you will not oxidize your beer.To do
this, put on th...
Posted in thread: Force Carbing Stout Question on 12-04-2013 at 01:25 AM
If you set it to 11 PSI, it will eventually take on that amount of CO2 in solution. Do you have
a secondary or dual body regulator? Otherwise, you will have to set all beers to the same CO2
Posted in thread: Dry Hop my APA! on 12-03-2013 at 01:25 PM
I would do a combo of Simcoe, Amarillo and Cascade myself.
Posted in thread: Extra munich liquid malt extract, need recipe on 11-29-2013 at 09:43 PM
Why not brew the Oktoberfest kit with a clean ale yeast like US-05?
Posted in thread: corn sugar/ 1ltre bottle and others on 11-26-2013 at 06:45 PM
What do you have against bottling buckets?A 5 Gallon food-grade bucket is $4 at Home Depot.
Drill a hole in it and put a $3 spigot on from your LHBS.
Posted in thread: Yup...back at it! on 11-26-2013 at 04:54 PM
I'm considering moving back there next year. It will suck going from a dozen homebrew shops to
1 crappy one. Really though, I buy my grains and hops in bulk. I use my LHBS for specialty
grains, yeast ...
Posted in thread: Yup...back at it! on 11-26-2013 at 02:00 PM
Welcome! Are there any more homebrew shops in Erie yet? I'm down there often, and from what
I've heard there's one out by the airport but the prices are not good.
Posted in thread: First question on this forum... on 11-26-2013 at 01:58 PM
I've never done partial mash myself, just all-grain. However, I can address a few of your
questions.Don't pitch onto the yeast cake. An entire yeast cake is way overpitching. Fill a
pint mason jar wit...
Posted in thread: Single Tier Brew Stand Build on 11-24-2013 at 10:57 PM
Finally put this thing to use! Snapped a couple pictures as we started the boil.