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Posted in thread: what does All-Malt mean? on 05-27-2008 at 03:28 AM
I assume that it means they don't use adjuncts like corn or rice?
Posted in thread: Aborted brew - post mortem on 05-27-2008 at 03:21 AM
I had a plan ....My plan was to bottle my batch of stout, then start a batch of Hefewiezen
(Austin Homebrew kit) in the soon to be vacated fermenter. I got the White labs pitchable tube
out of the fri...
Posted in thread: Plastic Bucket Lifespan on 05-10-2008 at 04:22 PM
I had heard that at some point plastic buckets and tubes start harboring bacteria and always
impart off-flavors so they need to be replaced. Has anyone had experience with this, and how
often do you f...
Posted in thread: Pyrex Ehrlenmeyer Flasks on 05-10-2008 at 04:13 PM
Are all Pyrex Ehrlenmeyer flasks made of Borosilicate glass? I purchased a 1000ml flask to make
a yeast starter and would like to use it directly on my gas stove to boil the DME needed to
make a mini-...
Posted in thread: Krausen in the bottles? on 05-06-2008 at 11:26 PM
Yup, there is and the beer is pretty heady with a strong hop flavor. Good, but strong
Posted in thread: Krausen in the bottles? on 05-06-2008 at 09:20 PM
Turned out to be not a problem, everything is coming up roses. Krausen has disappeared, still
tastes great. Must relax more.
Posted in thread: Krausen in the bottles? on 04-23-2008 at 08:18 PM
Tasted Great! I sipped the hydrometer sample, then decided not cap the last bottle (only 3/4
full) and drank that. Full of hoppy flavor.... little flat though with a few sharp notes. :)
Posted in thread: Krausen in the bottles? on 04-23-2008 at 07:58 PM
I just bottled my third batch two days ago, and today I noticed that there appears to be
Krausen forming in the bottles? FG was 1.16, according to the Kit it should have been 1.14,
hadn't moved in a d...
Posted in thread: Yeast Starter on 08-21-2007 at 02:26 PM
It is ok to leave a starter yeast sitting for 3 days? I know that most people pitch the yeast
starter after 2 days but would it be ok to sit for one more day?Perfect, put it in the fridge
to settle th...
Posted in thread: Bad Cider on 08-01-2007 at 01:45 AM
No help here, but curious why you didn't become a pod-person and go with the ubiquitous
apfelwein stuff? I don't know if I'm gonna like the stuff judging by the end of 1 week smell,
but heck, it was m...