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Posted in thread: Spruce up a Mr Beer kit on 03-24-2014 at 03:14 AM
@jonmonho...no we didn't use the lid yeast. I brought over a pack of S04. Figured it'd be
pretty safe to use.I like to coriander idea. May give that a shot. If it's gonna end up with a
watered down ch...
Posted in thread: Spruce up a Mr Beer kit on 03-22-2014 at 01:04 PM
Cool thx. We'll mess around a bit. I'm gonna bring a bunch of equipment over to his house on
bottling day and we are gonna do a 5g all grain batch of something so he can see how to do it
and decide if...
Posted in thread: Spruce up a Mr Beer kit on 03-22-2014 at 04:52 AM
So I helped my brother in law with his first brew from a Mr Beer kit he got for Christmas.
Followed directions as written. It's the "American light" kit. My question is what can he/we do
Posted in thread: MN Brewers Question on 02-12-2014 at 02:52 PM
OOPS... I just realized my clerical error. BnG is in Spring Lake Park not St Louis Park. Big
Posted in thread: MN Brewers Question on 02-12-2014 at 02:48 PM
Midwest = NB now right? Or is that just from a .com and distribution standpoint? My office is
5min from NB on Grand so I've gone there many times. I really liked the vibe at Brew and Grow.
It shows th...
Posted in thread: First Apfelwein on 02-12-2014 at 02:44 PM
While my batch that inspired this post was my first, my LHBS said I can essentially use
anything I want. I read in some other posts here that people have used ale yeasts but I wanted
to stay closer to...
Posted in thread: MN Brewers Question on 02-11-2014 at 09:54 PM
Can anyone give me some input on the kits at Brew and Grow in St Louis Park vs the NB kits? NB
has lots of reviews from far and wide whereas BnG has much less. I went in there today and the
Posted in thread: Four Peaks Kiltlifter Clone on 02-09-2014 at 06:41 AM
Posted in thread: First Apfelwein on 01-31-2014 at 04:57 AM
A half gallon............. Lot of trouble for two bottles of wine.No trouble at all for me.
Only took about 10min to throw together and my main influence was to get the 1g glass jug the
juice came in....
Posted in thread: First Apfelwein on 01-28-2014 at 12:49 AM
Hello all. After getting my feet wet making some beer (with mixed results lol) I stumbled
across Apfelwein and figured I would give it a go since I was going to buy some good AJ for the