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Posted in thread: heineken mini kegs on 12-09-2009 at 12:04 PM
does anyone know if the heineken mine kegs are the same as the ones sold at midwest. they look
the same in the pictures. are the ones sold at midwest reusable? if so i wonder if the heineken
kegs can ...
Posted in thread: How is the best way to top off a carboy? on 12-09-2009 at 09:29 AM
i just started mead making and was also thinking about this. i had to top off with water. but i
was thinking about making a set up with some hose and a shortened racking cane to purge the
carboy with ...
Posted in thread: first mead on 11-28-2009 at 12:56 PM
i tasted it when i took a sample and it is very hot. hopefully a year from now it will be much
better. it has a very nice honey aroma still. i hope that does not go away. this is my first
though. i am...
Posted in thread: first mead on 11-27-2009 at 04:15 PM
had the time to check this today 1.000 time to go to secondary. will put away for a while to
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Wine on 11-27-2009 at 03:00 PM
can anyone point me in the right direction to the proper technique for starch conversion. i
want to make pumpkin wine but i want to use the pumpkin for as much of the sugars as possible.i
have have 15...
Posted in thread: first mead on 11-08-2009 at 12:45 PM
i am not the most computer savy person so maybe i did not read or use the spread sheet sheet
correctly. i started my first mead last fri. 103009. i used 20# of wildflower from a local
beekeeper. i don...
Posted in thread: power brew on 04-21-2009 at 10:05 PM
10 # dme5 # honey2 # munich1 # aromatic1/2 # carapils2 oz simcoe2 oz glacier1 oz centennial1 oz
vanguard1 oz crystal1 oz hallertauwill dry hop 2 oz simcoe in secondarywyeast 1056 in 1/2 gal
Posted in thread: Hops are up in Michigan! on 04-20-2009 at 06:24 PM
I haven't given up on them just yet. I have rhubarb and horseradish up 6 in already but they
are established. guess i am just excited to lower my hop costs. Plus i will now have a brew
that i did more...
Posted in thread: Hops are up in Michigan! on 04-20-2009 at 05:45 PM
I planted 17 days ago they are still not up hope this is normal. it seems most places are sold
out. if these don't grow i guess i will be buying.
Posted in thread: "Sticky-Kegging FAQ's" on 04-11-2009 at 02:56 AM
i second kegconnection.com ordered on line delivered to my michigan front door three days
later. i also second CHI company for corny's there prices seem to be the best for any quantity.