Last Activity:05-30-2009 2:07 AM
Posted in thread: Just bottle it already?? on 05-19-2009 at 02:53 AM
it's gonna be a while!, buy a carboy, or two. dont forget to add your nutrient, lots of great
help here for first time mead makers. mine's been going since last aug.! im hoping to
bottle.... this fall...
Posted in thread: o.g. adj. for temperature on 05-08-2009 at 02:51 AM
thanks for getting back to me, sorry for the delay i my response... been working. So if my math
is right, even though I've racked this a total of three times, technically it's still a primary
Posted in thread: Free hops and plants!! on 05-03-2009 at 03:01 PM
happy birthday, i found 20" platic totes with the fake fope handles at lowes for $7.ea. I
drilled some holes in the bottom and they seem to work fine. I also found some HUGE plastic
planters for 45$ a...
Posted in thread: o.g. adj. for temperature on 05-03-2009 at 02:39 PM
THis is a basic mead with clover honey.(12lbs) and liquid yeast. I started last august. It
moved alond nicely and I racked in Dec,08. It cont. nicely and I planned on racking again this
march. In mid ...
Posted in thread: o.g. adj. for temperature on 05-03-2009 at 02:02 AM
Is the adjustment of a gravity reading for temp. on a mead similar or different than beer ? I
believe beer is SUPPOSED to be 60' for an accurate gravity read, but is adjusted for the actual
temp at ti...
Posted in thread: Suggestions on how to attach twine to roof? on 04-29-2009 at 02:46 PM
maybe a sort of flag pole idea at each end of the row of hops with a pully at the top of each
pole so you could run the twine between the poles and through the pulleys and down to a tie-off
at the bas...
Posted in thread: Someone Tell Me About Fat Tire Ale on 04-15-2009 at 09:02 PM
yeast always makes a difference, especially with a belgian. northern brewer has a good recipe
with the particular yeast new belgium uses, or they did have. i'd like availability of clones
for some of ...
Posted in thread: re-starting suck mead ferm on 03-30-2009 at 06:03 PM
hello all, i'm currently working my way out of an apparent stuck mead fermentation, occurring
in secondary after 3 months or so. gravity when i racked it into third carboy was 0.030. there
had been no...
Posted in thread: Trellis on House Question on 03-20-2009 at 01:40 AM
i believe your theory is sound, it's what i'd planned to do. i hadn't thought of the clips,
thats a good idea. i'm planting 2 rhizomes per mound and will run more strings per mound, for
the 3 or 4 str...
Posted in thread: uh-oh, here's trouble... on 02-28-2009 at 04:05 PM
YES ! FINALLY! Welcome. Good brew to you and thanks.