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Posted in thread: Competition results confusion on 05-30-2014 at 02:55 PM
The competition referred to was early April so the op likely got his results 6 weeks after, not
6 months. It's also the biggest homebrew contest in Canada.
Posted in thread: Any place in Canada where I can buy a Keging system and kegs. on 05-02-2014 at 02:50 AM
I haven't made the jump yet but from looking around I think ontario beer kegs is your best bet.
I've ordered ingredients there with great service and know fellow club members who have been
happy with ...
Posted in thread: Q's Re: Paddock Wood ReadyBrew 23L Wort Kit on 02-16-2014 at 07:48 PM
Advice is basically correct. You could leave a bit longer just in the bucket with no adverse
effects, and I probably would give it 3 to be sure, but it will probably be done fermenting
after that firs...
Posted in thread: Having Frequent Problems with Overcarbed Bottles... on 01-29-2014 at 03:05 AM
I've had similar issues with overcarbing, especially at beer club. I've decided it may be a
couple issues.1. I use a priming calculator but I think sometimes I slightly overestimate the
amount of beer...
Posted in thread: Time after starter to brew day? on 12-16-2013 at 07:48 PM
Planning to brew my first lager. Made an appropriately sized starter as per mr malty last week
and crashed it in the fridge once done fermenting on Friday. Due to some life circumstances
Posted in thread: Tips for my next batch? on 08-21-2013 at 05:19 PM
- Not sure what yeast you're using, but probably need to lower temperature. Search swamp cooler
for a cheap easy method.- Make a big enough yeast starter, use an online calculator.- I would
skip the s...
Posted in thread: Gelatin in the primary ? on 04-23-2013 at 02:53 PM
No responses, and the brew day got pushed forward to last night so I just went ahead and did
it. Checked this morning, and its bubbling like crazy with a 3 inch krausen ring seven hours
Posted in thread: Gelatin in the primary ? on 04-23-2013 at 12:10 AM
Sorry to piggyback on an old thread, but has anyone else done what pcollins did and can they
report their results. No offense pcollins, just want to be really sure before I go ahead. I
used gelatin fo...
Posted in thread: Ingredients on 04-21-2013 at 07:37 PM
I'd start by getting in touch with your local home brew club www.ehg.ca. If a good place for
local ingredients exists they'll know. If there isn't a good local place then homebrewsupplies,
Posted in thread: beginner looking for advice on 03-27-2013 at 04:20 PM
I ordered some ingredients (hops, specialty grains) for OBK a couple months ago. Everything
came quick, was well packaged, no complaints. I will order ingredients from them again, and
eventually get m...