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Posted in thread: Midwest Supplies on 09-13-2012 at 06:39 AM
Yea this is the second time I’ve ordered from them but the first time contacting there
customer service. The representative that contacted me back said "In the future it may not be a
bad idea to...
Posted in thread: Northern Brewer on 09-13-2012 at 06:28 AM
Two thoughts here:Grain prices will almost certainly climb due to the drought conditions and
the exploding number of small breweries coming online. Basic supply and demand.Fuel prices are
driving up s...
Posted in thread: AHS Raspbery Porter Kit on 09-10-2011 at 04:14 PM
I'm about to brew this kit. Any precise recommendations on temperature to ferment/secondary at?
Posted in thread: Bottling 1st batch tomorrow... any last minute tips? on 06-24-2011 at 03:50 AM
[QUOTE=charlesmartin;3015764]it's kinda like a puzzle. the racking to kettle on top of the
priming solution and then trying to rack with the filling wand will be a job. it is possible,
but you might g...
Posted in thread: Bottling 1st batch tomorrow... any last minute tips? on 06-21-2011 at 04:11 AM
Pro Tip: put your bottling bucket over your dishwasher and open the door. That way any
drippings end up in the diswasher and not on your floor. SWMBO will be happier :)I opted for
the "wait until SWMB...
Posted in thread: Bottling 1st batch tomorrow... any last minute tips? on 06-15-2011 at 05:18 AM
Going to bottle the first batch tomorrow evening after work.I think I got the obvious
covered... avoid aeration, avoid too much priming sugar, make sure bottles are clean. Going
with a scrub and oven ...
Posted in thread: Hydrometer Reading Best Practices? on 06-01-2011 at 04:30 AM
Hopefully this isn't a redundant topic... I searched many a "hydrometer" variation but got
waaaaay too many threads to get an answer in a single evening of internet use.First batch went
in the ferment...
Posted in thread: I want to brew a Budweiser. on 06-01-2011 at 04:14 AM
bud clone... hmm.. drink homebrew. recycle. drink. recycle. keg. as many have said here, might
as well just buy it, since making it really would involve extreme temp controls, water pH,
precise hops, ...
Posted in thread: I want to brew a Budweiser. on 06-01-2011 at 03:55 AM
Truth be told, BMC is probably one of the most difficult styles for a homebrewer, for this
reason. I think it would be extremely difficult for an extract brewer to achieve the "correct"
color, and it ...
Posted in thread: Favorite commercial beer? Just for fun! on 06-01-2011 at 03:24 AM
Killian's Irish RedFirestone Velvet MerlinLeine's RedAbita AmberHot afternoon of yard
work:Lienenkugel's Summer ShandyGood Old Miller Lite