Last Activity:12-22-2009 4:22 PM
Posted in thread: Sanitizing oak chips on 05-13-2009 at 06:55 PM
It's been a while since I last visited the site... I forgot to search before asking.Sorry
Posted in thread: Sanitizing oak chips on 05-13-2009 at 06:15 PM
I just picked up an IPA kit that has toasted oak chips in it. It says to sanitize them via
steam like you were steaming vegetables. Basically when I do that I just put the veggies in a
little water an...
Posted in thread: fridge time/head size on 04-03-2009 at 11:20 AM
Posted in thread: fridge time/head size on 04-03-2009 at 03:25 AM
I don't think its time in this instance. They are from the same batch and it was from one day
to the next.You are right though about the beer aging. I thought it was a dud at first but
after 6-7 weeks...
Posted in thread: fridge time/head size on 04-03-2009 at 02:05 AM
Does a longer time in the fridge lead to a bigger head? I found an IPA that got pushed to the
back of the fridge last week, and when I poured it, it had 5x the head than the one I poured
the day befor...
Posted in thread: My new beer workout! on 03-29-2009 at 02:38 PM
haha, I know exactly what you mean! A buddy is doing the same kind of thing with me, and last
week we decided to "let loose" and had about 4 beers each. We also gained 4 pounds each that
night. Very a...
Posted in thread: Pellets in a hop bag? on 03-25-2009 at 12:51 AM
Cool, thanks Nurmey.
Posted in thread: Pellets in a hop bag? on 03-25-2009 at 12:41 AM
Should one put their pellet hops into a hop bag, or is the hop bag only for plug and leaf hops?
Posted in thread: Primary time on 03-24-2009 at 01:57 AM
Yeah after I posted the question, I figured people would think it was another extremely
impatient noob wanting to bottle after 10 days.It's been in there for about 3 weeks now. How
long can it sit bef...
Posted in thread: Primary time on 03-24-2009 at 12:57 AM
How long is too long in the primary? It's a kolsch if that matters. Production has been
exceeding consumption resulting in a bottle shortage.Guess I need to get :drunk: more.This is
first time I've us...