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Posted in thread: Style you will never brew? on 05-14-2012 at 12:41 AM
I can't see myself doing any kind of lambic. The idea of going for a good tasting wild strain
of yeast and hoping for the best seems like too much of a chance with the dollars.The much
maligned Light ...
Posted in thread: First BIAB on 10-28-2011 at 04:22 AM
From what I've read here one would expect the extract to be darker. How do they taste?Virtually
identical to my tastebuds at this point. It's a really hoppy and bitter beer and the hops
overwhelm the ...
Posted in thread: First BIAB on 10-28-2011 at 02:38 AM
Just an update - I kegged the beer from that brewing day today -- about four weeks after
brewing. There was a significant difference in the color between the extract and the all grain
Posted in thread: Party Star...Need Help on 10-08-2011 at 04:13 AM
Midwest Supplies says to use 3.0 ounces: know more than that. Normal priming sugar amount
from AHS is 4.5 ounces for 5 gallons.
Posted in thread: CO2 Current Pricing on 10-08-2011 at 04:04 AM
I swap my tanks in Coffeyville, Kansas at the Airgas shop. Last time I did so, it was $21 for a
20 lb tank and $13 for a 5 lb tank. Needless to say, I prefer to use my 20 lb tanks.
Posted in thread: First BIAB on 10-05-2011 at 03:38 AM
I for one would like to hear what you have to say about a direct comparison between those 2
batches. Please do...I have a pretty good pipeline going so it may be a few months before I get
to either th...
Posted in thread: AHS Apocalypso Opinions on 10-03-2011 at 06:55 PM
Yeah this bastard goes gang busters on the airlock no doubt! I didn't have a blowout with this
one. However it was a hard fermentation.I've brewed seven of these so far, six extract and an
AG, all usi...
Posted in thread: 3 Faucet Tower $169 KCowboy on 10-03-2011 at 04:07 AM
Just a curiosity - why does the link in the first post in this thread point to a kegcowboy.com
page if the two are not affiliated (as the the second post insinuates.
Posted in thread: First BIAB on 10-02-2011 at 03:20 AM
You don't get another merit badge for doing AG. If time is an issue and you make great beer
with extract, why change? AG is not a magic fix if you're making average extract beer. You seem
to know brew...
Posted in thread: First BIAB on 10-02-2011 at 03:04 AM
My bad. Late night and read it wrong. Sorry.I is -literally- a Gott cooler that I found on the
side of the road. Pulled the car over and ran down into the ditch to get it. Until my BIAB
yesterday, it ...