Last Activity:04-13-2012 9:53 AM
Posted in thread: Brewers best ipa transferred to secondary on 04-06-2012 at 12:13 PM
Well not sure about dry hopping because I don't know what this beer(ipa) will be like as it is.
Anybody ever brew it? Brewers best ipa? I love me some hops though! And wow I can't believe how
just in ...
Posted in thread: Brewers best ipa transferred to secondary on 04-06-2012 at 11:13 AM
So this is my first brew ever...after reading about opinions of a secondary and different ideas
and methods I decided to just follow the instructions. Which was to transfer to secondary after
Posted in thread: Newbie panic mode!! (bOy I'm StuPid) on 04-03-2012 at 10:10 PM
Yeah I was 73F when I realizEd I was getting to hot. LoL so I kicked on the a/c put it in a tub
of water and wrapped a wet blanket on it . Worked great....next time I will be a little more
Posted in thread: Newbie panic mode!! (bOy I'm StuPid) on 04-03-2012 at 03:13 PM
No it didn't come with dry hops. And I had a wet blanket wrapped around the bucket when it
popped. But I sure love a good hoppy beer . Thing is I've never tried a beer from this kit so I
really don wa...
Posted in thread: Newbie panic mode!! (bOy I'm StuPid) on 04-03-2012 at 01:20 PM
[QUOTE=pwndabear;3954336]you did not lose any hoppiness.if you were dry hopping and you had a
blow off, i would first say, "why are you hopping so early into your primary" and secondly,
"wait until fe...
Posted in thread: Newbie panic mode!! (bOy I'm StuPid) on 04-02-2012 at 02:21 PM
So it's been on my mind....after my lid blew.....that thick layer of muck that was on the
bottom of my bucket lid that I washed down the drain is making me think (and I'm your basic
idiot) that I may ...
Posted in thread: First batch ever! Can u say violent? on 04-01-2012 at 03:09 PM
Yeah I seriously doubt I will use that little air lock again! Seriously why would I? But thanks
for the speedy response! So just curious .... It's a 5 gallon batch in a 6.5 bucket... How much
Posted in thread: First batch ever! Can u say violent? on 04-01-2012 at 02:31 PM
Just a addition to the lid popping I was talking bout. It never completely blew the lid off
only one side was popping up. But it had blown some goop around the rim making it hard to just
press back . ...
Posted in thread: First batch ever! Can u say violent? on 04-01-2012 at 02:27 PM
So after a successful ipa brewing evening fermenting began roughly 10 hours later. At 70 degree
I knew I had a serious ferment goin on. I cleaned the air lock sanitized and reinstalled 3 or 4
times . ...