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Posted in thread: First Brew - AHS American Amber Ale on 09-22-2009 at 01:36 AM
Did you use a liquid yeast or dry one?you asking me?I used the White Labs yeast (WLP051) that
came with the AHS kit:
Posted in thread: First Brew - AHS American Amber Ale on 09-22-2009 at 01:15 AM
Anyone have any idea on boiling more than 2.5 gallons?dogbar was right, it will increase the
bitterness by decreasing the gravity of the boil. See Palmer's Hop Bittering Calculations.
Diluting with mo...
Posted in thread: First Brew - AHS American Amber Ale on 09-21-2009 at 07:08 PM
That was the same kit I did for my first brew. Careful not to make the mistake I did and
ferment at too high of a temperature... think you can do more than 2.5 gallons if you want
(though you might w...
Posted in thread: Food poisoning from infection? on 10-13-2008 at 05:15 PM
Update: I've tried both batch #1 and #2 and have no signs of food poisoning. Looks like
everyone who responded has been correct - thanks for the advice which gave me the courage to
try both batches ag...
Posted in thread: Food poisoning from infection? on 10-10-2008 at 10:43 PM
update: I'm trusting everyone who's responded that there's no way beer gave me food poisoning
and will have another one tonight. I'm nervous. I'll let you know how it turns out.
Posted in thread: J S Weizenbach on 10-10-2008 at 10:37 PM
Posted in thread: Food poisoning from infection? on 10-07-2008 at 04:34 PM
Quit eating that crap.Thanks for the tipNo pathogin can grow in beer....so rule it out...Good
to know, thanks.don't throw it out!I won't!You are local so LMK if you want to meet up
somewhere and trade...
Posted in thread: Food poisoning from infection? on 10-07-2008 at 04:15 PM
Saturday morning I bottled batch #2, a Pale Rye Ale, tasted my SG sample, it looked and tasted
great - no signs of infection.Saturday for lunch I had a jalapeno burger from Chili'sSaturday
night I tri...
Posted in thread: Sam Adams cherry wheat on 09-30-2008 at 11:09 PM
Sorry. I do like the blueberry ale I picked up this springBlueberry ale is excellent - at least
the Bar Harbor one
Posted in thread: New to Brewing in Florida.. Recommendations? on 09-30-2008 at 09:49 PM
I got the kit and recipe kits from Austin Homebrew Supply (cheap flat rate shipping) - which
has been great and includes everything I needI had the same temperature issues (I'm in Texas).
Read the thr...