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Posted in thread: Contra Costa County Fair, CA on 06-01-2013 at 03:55 AM
Anyone in the bay area enter any homebrew in the fair competition?
Posted in thread: Its a sad day... on 11-18-2012 at 06:46 AM
Congrats on the first beer! I am trying to kick a keg to make room for tomorrow's batch. Sucks
using the same refrigerator as a fermentation chamber and kegerator.
Posted in thread: Cold crash or slowly bring to lager temps? on 10-23-2012 at 04:26 PM
Will do! I got kind of backed up since I got morebeer 2050 system, one brew filled all my
remaining fermenting vessels. Nothing to complain about lol. Once I get around to the IPA
experiment I will le...
Posted in thread: 10 gallon batch fermentor on 10-23-2012 at 02:45 AM
I'm sure the stopper would work. I was always worried about the little groves/notches in the
sanke top so I went with the orange carboy cap. I am sure they both work though.
Posted in thread: 10 gallon batch fermentor on 10-22-2012 at 08:55 PM
I use a 15.5 sanke keg to ferment in. Get the spear out, clean and sanatize. Then strech a
orange carboy cap over the top, plug one and run a blow off from the other. So far works great
with no issues...
Posted in thread: Cold crash or slowly bring to lager temps? on 10-21-2012 at 11:34 PM
The beer turned out awesome! It stayed at 38 degrees for a few weeks. Nice and clear! It had a
subtle fruity taste from the yeast. I was going to try the yeast in an IPA as an experiment.
Posted in thread: pumpkin ale. plastic flavor??? whats up here on 09-18-2012 at 04:49 AM
I have never had this taste before. I use tap water ran through a filter a got at morebeer. It
is a year old and i know they recommend replacement at 1 year or a ridiculous amount of gallons
Posted in thread: pumpkin ale. plastic flavor??? whats up here on 09-16-2012 at 10:30 PM
I would like to know this as well. I did a batch and followed renoenvy recipe and it too has a
subtle plastic taste. I only tasted it while bottling so it was very green. I'm sure it will be
Posted in thread: Ice Stabilization on 09-13-2012 at 09:31 PM
I have not done this with beer yet but have done it with blackberry wine. I filled the tap a
draft bottles so they would fit in my freezer and waited until it was more solid than a slushy.
I took the ...
Posted in thread: Peppers Vs Yeast on 07-23-2012 at 08:57 PM
If i was doing this I would add them to the secondary, wouldn't want the fermentatin to scrub
out any of the flavor/aroma you're getting from the peppers. I would also go with a poblano
pepper if you ...