Last Activity:02-06-2012 2:29 PM
Posted in thread: Cracked Bottles on 01-27-2012 at 11:10 PM
On my first batch i broke 3 bottles at the neck in one night opening them on a wall mounted
opener. I have your same capper. I believe it can crack the bottles if you apply to much
pressure. I also on...
Posted in thread: Larger bottles on 01-27-2012 at 11:03 PM
U got it. Anyone know roughly how long until bottles usually blow. A day? A week?
Posted in thread: Larger bottles on 01-27-2012 at 09:29 PM
They are plastic screw tops. I will put em in a bucket with the lid on. If they blow then....
Posted in thread: Larger bottles on 01-27-2012 at 05:43 PM
Added priming sugar to bottling bucket, rack holiday ale. Bottled 45 bottles and the n rack the
rest into two separate sanitized tequila bottles cuz I was out of beer bottles. Not sure what
size they ...
Posted in thread: Forgot to stir priming sugar. on 01-22-2012 at 01:16 AM
Thanks Rev. I was worried for a minute there.
Posted in thread: Forgot to stir priming sugar. on 01-22-2012 at 12:31 AM
I primed and then racked it. I read in the directions to gently stir for 1 minute. I should be
okay. Only my 3rd time bottling do thanks for the input folks!!
Posted in thread: Forgot to stir priming sugar. on 01-21-2012 at 09:59 PM
Okay. That makes me feel better. Thanks!
Posted in thread: Forgot to stir priming sugar. on 01-21-2012 at 09:47 PM
Dissolved priming sugar in 2 cups boiling water. Dumped in bottle bucket. Racked beer on it but
never stirred. Bottled beer as normal. I'm thinking everything probably mixed just fine. Anyone
ever do ...
Posted in thread: Brewers Best Holiday Ale kit on 01-18-2012 at 03:34 PM
Great feedback guys. This will be my first exercise in brewing patience!
Posted in thread: Taste testing. on 01-16-2012 at 02:40 AM
Poured 3 glasses of beer at the same time. An Oktoberfest ale and a Scottish ale both of which
I brewed using brewers best kits. I also poured a sam Adams winter lager. All 3 were very good.