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Posted in thread: foamy beer on 07-01-2013 at 08:13 PM
I just had a few beers that have been sitting on the shelf for about 3 months and then in the
fridge for several days. All three of these beers (pale ale) were very foamy, not gushers but a
Posted in thread: after fermentation temp on 05-30-2013 at 07:09 PM
I just started a pale ale that will be in the primary for 3 or 4 weeks until I have time to
bottle. I am keeping the fermentation temp low by using a container with my fermentor sitting
in water, addi...
Posted in thread: mash today boil tomorrow on 09-21-2012 at 03:32 PM
I plan on doing my first partial mash this weekend but because of my work schedule I was
wondering if it is possible to do the mash tonight (small cooler) add to my boiling pot and do
the boil tomorro...
Posted in thread: 5 gal cooler too big on 09-08-2012 at 03:22 PM
I,m going to start doing partial mash brews (5 gal batches) and read that your cooler could be
too big. will a 5 gal round cooler be too large for partial mash batches. Should I get a 3 or 4
Posted in thread: cooling wort on 08-28-2012 at 08:53 PM
I'm planning on my first ag batch in a couple of weeks. I don't have and immerson chiller.
would it be a problem to cool part way in an ice bath, transfer to fermentor with airlock and
let sit a day o...
Posted in thread: first all grain on 08-18-2012 at 11:11 PM
I am hoping to brew my firs all grain batch in a couple of weeks (I've done 3 extract batches
so far) I have a 5 gal and a 3 gal pot, can I do part of the boil with the bittering hops(1
hour) in the 5...
Posted in thread: Thanks to all on 08-06-2012 at 11:16 PM
I just had supper with a beer from my second extract batch (rye from midwest) and was really
surprised that a beer I made tased so good. (great) I would like to thank all who answered my
Posted in thread: cascade for dry hopping on 07-18-2012 at 04:41 AM
I'm planing my third batch next week and was going to do a midwest cream ale extract kit. I
thought about using 1oz of cascade hops for dry hopping the week before bottling. good idea?
bad idea? Any s...
Posted in thread: Patersbier? on 07-07-2012 at 11:57 PM
Anyone here tried the Patersbier from Northern Brewer? I'm ready for my third batch and wanted
someting good and simple for the end of summer
Posted in thread: primary odor on 06-17-2012 at 02:37 PM
I am about to start my second batch tonight and noticed that my primary bucket still has a
strong odor from the first batch. I cleaned again and still the smell of the first batch. will
this give any ...