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Posted in thread: Bentonite question on 03-14-2013 at 02:27 AM
Excellent answer! Thank you so much. The kit does also come with isinglass for when
fermentation is finished. I was just curious as to why the "before", when everything I found on
my google search mad...
Posted in thread: Bentonite question on 03-13-2013 at 11:44 PM
I looked up the purpose of bentonite, and found that it is a clearing agent. I bought a
winexpert riesling kit, and they always have me add it before mixing juice and water and
pitching yeast. I guess...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of EdWort's Apfelwein have been made? on 03-04-2013 at 11:51 AM
Just made 6 gallons of Ed's recipe yesterday. And thanks for the recipe!25602.5 + 6 = 25608.5
Posted in thread: My first batch on 02-26-2013 at 04:04 PM
Thanks for the replies everyone, and I didn't mean to get people arguing. As idiotic as I feel
from my experience, I'll share the ending of the story..... gave the pale ale another week in
the fridge ...
Posted in thread: My first batch on 02-22-2013 at 12:27 PM
Just thought of something funny. My first beer is like my first wife: looks and smells great
and gives great head, but when it's over you ask yourself "why did I work do hard on that
Posted in thread: My first batch on 02-22-2013 at 02:10 AM
I actually have one now, and it worked great on my third brew. between that, and trying to plan
brew day around when I've got the actual time to do it, I should be better off from here on.
Posted in thread: My first batch on 02-22-2013 at 12:57 AM
Thanks, its kinda disheartening so far. So much time, effort, and money into beer that makes a
pretty good marinade, and thats about it.
Posted in thread: My first batch on 02-22-2013 at 12:29 AM
So im doing my best to enjoy my first brew, a pale ale kit from my lhbs. It has some off flavor
that I can't really describe. Bitter is all that really comes to mind (maybe metallic?). I know
Posted in thread: white stuff on side of my carboy on 02-03-2013 at 06:54 PM
Post a pic and I can almost guarantee most of the experienced brewers on here have seen it
before and will be able to help you out.
Posted in thread: Superbowl beer choice on 02-03-2013 at 03:08 PM
I have a 12 pack of summit winter sampler, and for washing down my ridiculously hot wings, a
case of grain belt nordeast. Gonna try one of my pale ales from my first brew. only been
bottled for a week...