Last Activity:03-27-2011 8:23 AM
Posted in thread: Wort cooling idea, will this work? on 03-16-2011 at 09:33 PM
I use a large tupperware that I drilled a bunch of hole in ( all at the same hieght. I then run
a garden hose inside the tupperware. The warmed up water just drains out the holes as cold
water in comi...
Posted in thread: mash temp question on 01-01-2011 at 05:42 PM
I did preheat my cooler and my strike water started at 165 degrees. Not sure if it's the cool
temps here in the northeast of the snow outside...Thanks for the help.
Posted in thread: mash temp question on 01-01-2011 at 04:29 PM
I am brewing a simple IPA all grain. I started my mash at 152 degree's. I noticed 30 minutes in
that I dropped to 140 degree's. I heated more water and brought the mash back up to 152
degree's. I rest...
Posted in thread: bone-head mistake? on 10-06-2010 at 08:36 PM
I have made a few that should have come with warning labels, " not responsible for comments
made to wives after consumpion"
Posted in thread: bone-head mistake? on 10-04-2010 at 08:55 PM
I don't worry to much, Even bad homebrew is still better then store bought.It was an all grain
wheat, It should be fine. If not, I know how to make more.Thanks for the responses.
Posted in thread: bone-head mistake? on 10-04-2010 at 08:18 PM
I was in the middle of brewing when I was called into work(law enforcement) and had to put on
hold. I had just flamed out. I chilled the wort and covered. 8 hours later ( midnight) I
returned to trans...
Posted in thread: brewing with full hops on 09-06-2010 at 03:44 PM
I have a nice batch of cascade hops I picked and dried. It is my first time using hops this
way.Should I crush them just before putting them in the boil?I was also thinking of dry hopping
Posted in thread: old co2 on 02-03-2010 at 11:22 PM
Does anyone know if C02 can go stale?. I know that 02 can develop an odd smell if left in the
tank to long. My co2 is about a year old. My last two kegs have develop an somewhat bitter
flavor. I have ...
Posted in thread: What HAPPENED?? on 02-01-2010 at 08:00 PM
I made a Ipa using the same yeast, and keged the beer. It had a nice favor, when I tapped it
three weeks later, it had the same taste you describe.Is it posible that Co2 can go bad?. I had
the same ta...
Posted in thread: So...has anyone had the cops called on them for brewing? on 01-30-2010 at 12:31 PM
What happens when the brewer is the cop. We have several officers who love to brew including
me. Just remember most dumb questions come out of ignorance. My whole neighborhood know I brew
and even com...