Last Activity:08-27-2012 8:17 PM
Posted in thread: No fermentation on 07-21-2012 at 04:24 AM
Just to give an update. Reboiled as suggested and repitched with dry yeast. Have air lock
activity. Lost a bit of gravity. Thanks for the recommendation I'll update when drinkable.
Posted in thread: No fermentation on 07-18-2012 at 10:43 AM
remove all noticeable mold colonies, bring it back up to a boil, cool it, and pitch the
yeast.should be fine after that.Was not aware this was an option. So I'm guessing it would be
fine to split this...
Posted in thread: No fermentation on 07-18-2012 at 10:34 AM
What's your wort temps in the pic ?This picture is in my primary bucket. Full 5 gallon batch
with temp down in the mid 60's.
Posted in thread: No fermentation on 07-18-2012 at 03:24 AM
It's been 4 days now and no air lock activity. Popped the top off and no Krausen and gravity
per hydrometer is still as brew date. Also looks like a spec of mold floating in the wort. It's
a pale ale ...
Posted in thread: Wort Chilling on 06-29-2012 at 02:44 PM
Back to the chilling topic, but not related to clearing beer, would dropping some sanitized
plastic bottles with frozen water in them along with an ice bath to help drop the wort temp be
ok to do or i...
Posted in thread: My first brew... I might of messed up... :( on 06-29-2012 at 02:32 PM
I've been told 60 to 70 for ales. But I believe it depends on the yeast you are using. Also yes
while the yeast is at works that will cause the temp in the bucket/Carboy to rise (in my
Posted in thread: My first brew... I might of messed up... :( on 06-28-2012 at 02:31 PM
I can tell you from my first batch earlier this month that I felt like I was rushed on brew day
but with my bottle day coming up this weekend I realize (after the fact of course) there is no
Posted in thread: Is my Witbeir ready?? on 06-26-2012 at 08:11 PM
Have not tasted yet was going out of town last week and just wanted to know where it was before
I left it. Will definitely try it out. That's the best part.
Posted in thread: Is my Witbeir ready?? on 06-26-2012 at 08:02 PM
Well that's good to know. This is my first batch I've done without help and did want to jump
Posted in thread: Is my Witbeir ready?? on 06-26-2012 at 07:52 PM
I brewed a Northern Brewer Witbeir kit on June 9. I noticed the air lock activity slowed to a
crawl after about a week so I checked gravity last Tuesday (6/19) and got a reading at 1.013.
Would this S...