Last Activity:10-13-2013 4:48 PM
Posted in thread: Bottling my first high gravity Belgian. on 03-11-2013 at 04:42 AM
Just brewed Belgian strong today. I already have active fermentation bubbles going in the blow
off tube. 1 bubble about every 17 seconds right now. Should be going like mad by morning. I
won't be bott...
Posted in thread: Bottling my first high gravity Belgian. on 03-08-2013 at 06:44 PM
Norse are you just dumping in a whole new pack of wyeast of the same strain or adding yeast
back in that you saved. I used the lallemand CBC 4 weeks ago and just added it into the bucket
when racking ...
Posted in thread: Anyone try Lallemand CBC? on 01-18-2013 at 04:03 PM
I've got a packet at home and I'm going to use this on my next bottling. It's a Belgian Tripel
and I had some inconsistent carbonation in my last 2 batches. I was reading through the PDF put
out by th...
Posted in thread: Re-yeast'ing for bottle carbonation? on 01-08-2013 at 02:11 AM
I'm going to give the bottling yeast a try. Had some varying degrees of carbonation in my last
two batches. I got a dry yeast at NB the lallemand CBC-1. This is a dry yeast that is "yeast
for cask & b...
Posted in thread: 1st starter going on 01-07-2013 at 03:32 AM
I've got a batch of tall grass velvet rooster in secondary right now which is a Tripel that
starts with a 1.08 OG. I used 2 pack of the 3787 in primary. I racked over to secondary and it
had finished ...
Posted in thread: 1st starter going on 01-06-2013 at 11:50 PM
I've got my 1st starter going on a stir plate. Put in two packs of wyeast Trappist high gravity
and I'm planning on doing the extreme brewing Tripel round the world. It's got an OG of 1.09 so
it's a b...
Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 04-02-2012 at 04:28 AM
Bottled an extract Saison DuPont clone! Need to get the next beer going in the pipeline.
Nothing in primary or secondary right now. I've got 3 batches bottled though!
Posted in thread: Ideal fermentation temperature. on 03-23-2012 at 04:17 AM
Key is just to have fun and enjoy it! Nice job finding the pot. One thing I did was wrap
sleeping bags around mine and also get it up off the floor on a big folded up beach towel or
something like tha...
Posted in thread: Ideal fermentation temperature. on 03-22-2012 at 06:46 PM
Tub with an aquareum water heater. To help maintain more even temp through the water I also
bought a small submersible pump. Best money I spent for long term perfect fermentation temp
control in a col...
Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 03-18-2012 at 02:16 AM
I took the intro to all grain brewing at northern brewer in Minneapolis. Learned a lot of
different things I didn't know in relation to all grain and just general brewing! Thanks to the
guys at northe...