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Posted in thread: Newbie with yet another dumb question... on 11-27-2010 at 03:13 AM
Did you taste any on bottling day? What kind of chemical aftertaste? Time heals a lot of
things, be patient and wait another week (or 2) before trying another one.
Posted in thread: How much did you pay for your turkey fryer? on 11-13-2010 at 03:59 AM
$14.94 at Target on clearance, a couple weeks after thanksgiving a couple years ago. Came with
big aluminum pot, thermometer, strainer basket, etc (all of which I've never used) but the
burner is pret...
Posted in thread: Are my bottles carbonating enough? on 07-26-2009 at 05:08 AM
3 weeks at 70, then a couple days in the fridge. Pour into glass and enjoy! But for the mean
time, enjoy the Mothership Wit, that stuff is delicious!
Posted in thread: Wine Fridge Uses? on 07-26-2009 at 01:04 AM
I use my 32 bottle wine fridge as a fermentation/aging chamber. I do 3 gallon batches
exclusively, so the lil carboy fits perfect.
Posted in thread: Mashed at 156??? not 153 on 07-20-2009 at 03:19 AM
No issue at all. It's supposedly over 170 degrees when the tannins will be extracted from the
grain. 153 to 156 you probably won't tell a difference.
Posted in thread: Phoenix Second Year Hops on 07-03-2009 at 04:54 AM
Yeah, thats another thing I did notice a few days ago on my Warrior plant... About 4 of the
leaves are getting some signs of burning on them. JAG, does this seem to be an issue for your
plant at all s...
Posted in thread: Phoenix Second Year Hops on 07-02-2009 at 01:05 AM
My 1st year Phoenix hops are doing decent. Chinook: 12-13 foot tall, good amount of cones,
should get 1-2oz in about 2 weeks.Goldings: 8-9 foot tall, small cone buds starting, but leaves
are starting ...
Posted in thread: Anyone out there brew smaller than 5 gallon batches? on 06-18-2009 at 06:19 PM
I do 1 and 3 gallon batches exclusively. The 1 gallons are for apfelwein, and the 3 gallon for
ales. Since I don't drink more than 3-4 beers a week, it allows me to brew more often! The
batches are ch...
Posted in thread: Beer pics from Vegas on 05-21-2009 at 12:35 AM
I just recently heard of Gordon Biersch, there's only one in Florida and it's in Miami. Is it
good?I've heard Ellis Island has some decent deals on cheap food, cheap big breakfasts,
etc.Don't waste yo...
Posted in thread: 3 Gallon Carboy Dimensions? on 05-17-2009 at 11:59 PM
Rough measurements of a 3 gallon glass carboy:9" diameter12.5" to shoulder16.75" to top20.25"
to top of inserted 3pc airlock with universal stopper