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Posted in thread: Yeast Culturing: Video Tutorial on 09-23-2011 at 04:59 AM
So, the slants should be a mixture of the colonies I picked.Ahhh that's what I didn't quite
get. Thanks for the clarification.
Posted in thread: Yeast Culturing: Video Tutorial on 09-20-2011 at 02:59 PM
Very cool. Couple questions: At what temperature are you incubating both the petri dishes and
the slants? And why did you harvest four or five colonies into the small beaker with water but
then you on...
Posted in thread: shipping homebrew...UPS? on 09-20-2011 at 02:35 PM
Sticky on shipping brew...I read through the sticky, but I don't think they discuss carriers at
Posted in thread: shipping homebrew...UPS? on 09-19-2011 at 03:57 PM
Just asked a UPS driver I saw on the street and he said they only require an adult signature.
Anyone else have any experience shipping beer via UPS?
Posted in thread: How fast do you consume 5 gallons of home brew? on 09-13-2011 at 10:32 PM
I have a bitter about to go into secondary and a Cardimum Pumpkin Porter in Primary.That sounds
like an awesome porter. Care to share the recipe?
Posted in thread: Yeast Washing Illustrated on 09-08-2011 at 06:45 PM
Just kidding friend. Best of luck, let us know how it goes.The starter took off. Pitched it
into a porter this morning. Probably what saved it was the jar that wasn't frozen. Lesson
learned. I'll defi...
Posted in thread: Yeast Washing Illustrated on 09-08-2011 at 12:41 AM
In other words, you're effed.Well I'm not effed. I did say some of my yeast froze. There's
still plenty to work with. Just made a starter using one jar that wasn't frozen and one that
was. Gonna see w...
Posted in thread: Yeast Washing Illustrated on 09-07-2011 at 03:47 PM
Some of my yeast froze in my fridge. They were too far towards the back and are now frozen. I
was going to feed them fresh wort today in order to pitch them tomorrow (brew day). How is
their current f...
Posted in thread: recipe building with homwgrown dried hops on 09-03-2011 at 05:56 AM
Can you describe how dry they are? Do the leaves fall apart easily when handled? Does the strig
snap easily or is it still pliable? Does the lupulin fall from the cone when disturbed?I'll
have to chec...
Posted in thread: recipe building with homwgrown dried hops on 09-02-2011 at 02:50 PM
I dry hop with homegrown all the time. I don't treat them in any way other than drying and have
never had any problems. I certainly wouldn't soak them in potassium metabisulfite. I really