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Posted in thread: Bottle my bear 2 days ago. on 09-04-2009 at 12:33 PM
I never did...I knew from reading to wait....The problem with sneaking beers when you know they
will be undercarbed and prolly still green, is that when the beer IS ready and you are enjoying
it at it...
Posted in thread: Dark day in the brewery... on 08-31-2009 at 06:55 PM
That would sound to me like the sanitizer is not working properly. If there was mold in the
sanitizer then it can't be sanitary.I have to agree here. You said the StarSan was 2 months
old. But do you ...
Posted in thread: Money came to me. on 08-28-2009 at 06:21 PM
Put it towards your student loan.(sorry...I just couldn't resist)
Posted in thread: Brewing Classic Styles or Designing Great Beers? on 08-28-2009 at 05:56 PM
How about the obligatory "It depends".What's your expectation? There aren't any recipes in
Designing Great Beers, just tons of info to help you understand how to create great recipes to
style. I don't...
Posted in thread: A few more questions on 08-28-2009 at 05:37 PM
1) I brewed in a cramped apartment kitchen on the stovetop for over a year. It sucked, but it's
completely managable.2) Most kits are pretty comparable. A number of people on this forum
recommend a lo...
Posted in thread: Kegerator or student loans? on 08-28-2009 at 04:10 PM
If the $3,600 you send each month is more than 2x your minimum payments, it sounds like you're
already on a very aggressive debt reduction plan with a nice "debt snowball". A one-time $300
Posted in thread: "Julie and Julia" with Brewing Classic Styles on 08-28-2009 at 02:22 PM
I believe there are 80 recipes.
Posted in thread: My First Brew! Pics and Video. on 08-26-2009 at 02:01 PM
Thanks! Yes, it was the Complete Joy of Homebrewing. From what everyone at the brewing supply
shop has said, and what I've read here, it isn't the greatest source of knowledge, however, it
Posted in thread: What causes harder or softer hangovers? on 08-25-2009 at 05:11 PM
Ethanol is a phasodilator and dehydrates your body. Not only that, the enzyme produced by the
liver that metabolizes ethanol is pretty toxic. So you've got a bunch of toxic, dehydrated
blood being pum...
Posted in thread: How NOT to make a starter; a cautionary tale on 08-20-2009 at 08:36 PM
Mythbusters covered this as well. Season 1, Episode 4: Microwave Madness