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Posted in thread: Lakefront Brewery IBA Pro Series Extract Kit w/ Specialty Grains on 02-29-2012 at 03:28 AM
I think your fine, usually with IPA's fermenting for 7-10days before secondary is normal but
allow at least the same time for the secondary (7-10days). Leave in the Bottle for at least 3
weeks thou. H...
Posted in thread: NB Sinistral IPA ? on 02-02-2012 at 10:29 PM
Sort of brewed this kit, but without NB's golden malt extract, I used 6.6 lbs of briess golden
light extract... And same grain/hop bill. Will this work?It should work just fine.... Ive
Posted in thread: Color question for extract brewers on 02-02-2012 at 08:14 PM
I haven't brewed with extract in a long time and I don't remember/never learned all the tricks
and secrets. Here's the deal:I want to keep my color as light as possible.I know that boiling
Posted in thread: Ordered two more kits tonight. on 01-14-2012 at 09:22 PM
Hi I'm Nathan, sorta newish here and to brewing, my first kit was a Northern Brewer American
Wheat beer kit which I like a lot and went very well. I have also done a small batch of Cider
which is curr...
Posted in thread: Lagering on 01-14-2012 at 09:12 PM
Im transferring my first Lager to a secondary tomorrow but every beer Ive done has always been
transferred to a secondary. Primary since October?? Wow
Posted in thread: feelings about clone brews? on 01-11-2012 at 09:13 PM
I agree w/this. You can find clone recipes here by using the search link.I now make mostly my
own recipes and I've been brewing less than a year. Not counting the few "infected" brews I've
never made ...
Posted in thread: No secondary for an IPA? on 01-06-2012 at 03:10 AM
Personally I have never NOT used a secondary. I have a problem with my great smelling Beer
sitting on the settle "junk" at the bottom of my Carboy. I also completely support the off
flavors being noti...
Posted in thread: Better Bottle CarBoy (plastic) or Glass CarBoy???? on 01-06-2012 at 01:47 AM
No difference in brewing, big difference in weight and the possibility of a trip to the ER.Ive
read a couple of books that say NOT to use plastic and only Glass, thats why I was hoping
people have use...
Posted in thread: Better Bottle CarBoy (plastic) or Glass CarBoy???? on 01-06-2012 at 01:22 AM
Wondering if anyone tastes the difference and explain what you think. Im having trouble
figuring this out because I have done both but really cant tell the difference.
Posted in thread: How Many Gallons In 2012???? on 01-06-2012 at 01:17 AM
My first 5gallons coming up..... Basement Lager from Coors Original Yeast...