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Posted in thread: Am I being impatient? on 03-05-2011 at 02:10 PM
So I brewed a Lambic on a whim last April not really knowing a ton about Sour Ales, although
trying quite a few and liking them. Anyway, basically pitched a pack of Wyeast Lambic Blend in
and let it s...
Posted in thread: New Jersey Home Brew Clubs? on 09-08-2009 at 04:05 PM
Hold on man, I'm not taking an attacking tone with you. There's no reason to get defensive.
Please try re-reading what I wrote and think tongue-in-cheek lighthearted banter because that's
where I was ...
Posted in thread: New Jersey Home Brew Clubs? on 09-07-2009 at 02:48 PM
Wow, I wish people wouldn't spread misinformation. There may be a time where we have to reject
new members due to size but it hasn't happened yet. I don't mean to sound like used car
salesman for the ...
Posted in thread: New Jersey Home Brew Clubs? on 09-06-2009 at 10:37 AM
Where did you hear that the Whales were full? We technically have more members (55) than our
meeting location can support but we average about 35 people at a meeting so for now we're still
Posted in thread: New Jersey Home Brew Clubs? on 09-05-2009 at 09:07 PM
I know the Brewer's Apprentice in Freehold is starting up a brew club also for folks in
South/Central NJ if your interested in getting in on the ground floor. I don't know where they
are in the proces...
Posted in thread: Fermentation started hot, then ... on 08-29-2009 at 09:08 PM
I got it down. It's been hot and humid here in Jersey but I decided to brew last night anyway.
Made a Smoked Porter that made the house smell great, pitched WLP002 and put it on the cool
garage floor ...
Posted in thread: Trellis size on 05-18-2009 at 05:52 PM
go up and over are awesome - I fear to ask how long it took you to build them.
Posted in thread: Trellis size on 05-17-2009 at 11:28 AM
So back in early April I took the plunge and bought a couple hop rhizomes from Freshops and
figured it would be bring a new dimension to my homebrewing. I warned the wife about the
trellis I would hav...
Posted in thread: American Wheat on 05-12-2009 at 12:46 PM
WLP029 won't give you a cloudy appearance of yeast. It floculates about average. If you want
cloudy then use a tsb of flour mixed in water and added to the boil in the last 5 minutes or
Posted in thread: American Wheat on 05-11-2009 at 04:47 PM
I actually did an American Wheat last summer and used the White Labs Kolsch yeast (WLP029),
which was on the suggestion of my LHBS. It turned out great- nice, easy drinking summer beer.