Last Activity:02-07-2009 2:28 PM
Posted in thread: Too early to drink? on 01-29-2009 at 11:09 PM
I brewed at APA on Jan. 15th and had it in the primary for 1 week, S.G stayed at 1.011 for 3
days before I placed in secondary on the 22nd. I wasn't thinking and I dry hopped right away.
Its been a we...
Posted in thread: Wife vs Fermentation - She always wins. on 01-22-2009 at 04:31 AM
THe best thing to do is make a insulated box with a heat source. The cheatest thing I can think
of would be a big cardboard box lined with with styrofoam with a heating blanket so something
Posted in thread: 2.5 Gallons batch in 3 gallon carboy? on 01-21-2009 at 11:41 PM
I want to start to make smaller batchs so I can do some experimenting and comparisons. For a
2.5 gallon batch can I use a 3 gallon carboy as a primary fermenter?
Posted in thread: Can't find a post, help please. on 01-21-2009 at 03:24 AM
Ok yesterday of the day before I found this kick ass post on doing all-grain or partial-mash on
the shove top. The post had pics for each step and the dude in all the pics had long dark hair.
I have s...
Posted in thread: Specialty grains extraction question? on 01-21-2009 at 03:13 AM
I am in the process of doing a little test but assume other people have done this or already
know the end result. Right now I am soaking crystal malt in room temp water for a day to see
how well it ex...
Posted in thread: what is the best book on brewing? on 01-19-2009 at 08:14 PM
Here is my must read list for the new home brewing.Beginner - The Complete Joy of Home Brewing
by Charlie PapazianIntermediate - Radical Brewing by Randy MosherAdvance - Designing Great
Beers by Ray D...
Posted in thread: Had the day off and spent 8 hours brewing and it was great!!!!!! on 01-16-2009 at 04:44 PM
Yesterday was kick ass. I brewed my own recipe for the first time (APA) and tasting the wort
after words I think I am going to be in for a real treat. I got a 24quart pot (used only a 12
before this) ...
Posted in thread: Can't reach rolling boil, is that bad? on 01-15-2009 at 09:25 PM
I am boiling a wort right now and my stove to can't bring 2.5 gallons to a rolling boil. Right
now the wort is boiling at 212 degree and thats as high as it will go. Will any negitive
effects happen t...
Posted in thread: I'm a dumb noob, how do I put pics on a post off my comp? on 01-15-2009 at 09:04 PM
thanks a lot for your help, I just got a photobucketaccount now
Posted in thread: I'm a dumb noob, how do I put pics on a post off my comp? on 01-15-2009 at 08:04 PM
Anyone want to give me a helping hand?