Last Activity:06-04-2010 5:35 PM
Posted in thread: Bubble Gum Flavor...Again on 05-28-2010 at 03:10 AM
Good point. I pitched (as the instructions recommended, if I recall) when the wort was 75-80
and then put it in a room that was (I would guess) 62-64. I do remember (now that I think of
Posted in thread: Bubble Gum Flavor...Again on 05-28-2010 at 02:31 AM
So I brewed an IPA (from the LHBS, using a single vial of WLP001, no starter) a couple months
ago and it had a distinct bubble gum flavor. It seemed to get worse after a month or so. I read
up on the ...
Posted in thread: Brewing Confidence on 04-16-2010 at 09:26 PM
I took a 2.5 year leave of absence from brewing (had a son and twin daughters in 19 months). My
first beer this time around was an IPA from the LHBS and I must say I'm not satisfied with it
Posted in thread: New member has questions. No-boil? on 04-11-2010 at 11:11 AM
While some in this forum will be able to give much more detailed (and possibly contradictory)
opinions, I don't think you could really get by using the method you describe (although it will
give you a...
Posted in thread: Please Talk Me Out of It on 04-08-2010 at 08:51 PM
Now that it's in the fridge, maybe 10pm tonight would be enough for everything to settle. Hmmm.
Posted in thread: Please Talk Me Out of It on 04-08-2010 at 08:46 PM
Thanks guys. That's what I wanted to hear. It's in the fridge now.
Posted in thread: Please Talk Me Out of It on 04-08-2010 at 08:42 PM
I'm usually pretty patient, but I have an Austin HB Supply Pliny clone that I bottled 11 days
ago. Sampled some at bottling, and even then I was surprised that the beer was fairly balance
despite the ...
Posted in thread: Uber Popular Recipes on 04-08-2010 at 05:42 PM
Thanks everyone! A few of these will keep me busy. I'm getting set up for kegging (just got 5
cornys, co2, etc.) and I want to get set up with a good variety for the summer.
Posted in thread: Uber Popular Recipes on 04-08-2010 at 04:12 PM
Got an IPA, Pliny Clone, and Joe's Ancient Orange bottle conditioning. Fermenting Ed's
Apfelwein and a Cabernet Wine (for my wife) right now. Tonight or this weekend, I'm going to
take a shot at somet...
Posted in thread: Used vs New - Need Opinions on 04-01-2010 at 04:09 AM
Thanks for all the input. I'm going to go take a look at them on Friday. The guy said he had a
bunch more brewing equipment, so I'm hoping to score some of that for my brother in law who
lives 2 miles...