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Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 05-19-2011 at 10:47 PM
I started a 3 gallon batch 4/9, racked 4/29, and bottled 5/13... My wife and I have been
enjoying it all week, and even used a sixer as a bargaining chip at work! Thanks Ed!
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping W/ Pellets in secondary? on 04-29-2011 at 11:13 PM
I add my pellets to secondary in a muslin sack... lots of hop flavor and no green residue
Posted in thread: I just built a kegerator and joined HomeBrewTalk on 04-01-2011 at 03:09 AM
Its better than being obsessed with Justin Bieber...
Posted in thread: Pear Ale on 03-29-2011 at 11:49 PM
Forgot to mention... I used a dry pack of Nottingham yeast... everyone is surprised how well
this turned out... think I'll save a few to enter in a contest.
Posted in thread: Pear Ale on 03-21-2011 at 01:16 AM
Here is a simple extract recipe I put together to make use of the skins of 5 lb of pears I used
to make cider for the Mrs.2.25 gal batch3 lb Light DME (25% @ 60 min, 75% @ 15 min)Skins of 5
lb peeled ...
Posted in thread: Best Book for New Brewer on 03-08-2011 at 02:19 AM
Read it online...How to Brew
Posted in thread: Mr Beer - Read all about it and ask questions on 03-08-2011 at 02:15 AM
From my limited experience, the DME or LME is going to get you to a specific style of beer. Mix
Wheat with Amber, go all Light, a little of each, its going to be beer no matter what. I have
Posted in thread: Di Saronno in my Brown Ale. on 03-08-2011 at 01:56 AM
I would say take a sample of young beer, adding small measured amounts until you find the taste
you are looking for... then scale up your measurement... then again I like sampling
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 03-08-2011 at 01:40 AM
I've got pear/apple going at 2 weeks in... the rhino is present, but not as bad as some
descriptions I've read... must be a pygmy rhino...
Posted in thread: How did you find us? on 03-08-2011 at 01:32 AM
my wife got me a kit for Christmas... it seems every search I conduct leads me to HBT