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Posted in thread: BeerSmith IPA - what do you think? on 02-14-2009 at 05:07 AM
I have 1 oz of cascades remaining. Should I add that to secondary for dry hopping?Thanks.JP
Posted in thread: BeerSmith IPA - what do you think? on 02-14-2009 at 04:34 AM
Answer #1 - SG was 1.064Answer #2 - yes, had to add 1 lb of corn sugar to meet beersmith's
style og range because I didn't have LME or DME or any other grains.Please let me know if I
messed it up.JP
Posted in thread: BeerSmith IPA - what do you think? on 02-14-2009 at 02:36 AM
OK - this is my second attempt at an extract brew outside of purchasing an actual kitted
beer.Note: I only used ingredients I had readily available and I tried to match the style to
the T.2.00 lb Ambe...
Posted in thread: LHBS in Middle Tennessee on 02-12-2009 at 07:58 PM
I was just wondering if anyone has been to the new homebrew supply store in Goodletsville
called Rebelbrew. Being so new to homebrewing I wouldn't know a good deal on random ingredients
if it jumped u...
Posted in thread: How to get ABV? on 02-11-2009 at 06:07 PM
All I really care about is that I made beer... Looks like beer, smells like beer, tastes like
beer - it must be beer and I had fun doing it.I'm not saying it is the best beer I have ever
tasted but it...
Posted in thread: How to get ABV? on 02-11-2009 at 05:41 PM
That was my point exactly? Which is correct. I think i am with you. I am going to use the
highest ABV until someone tells me other wise...JPIs BrewCalcs.com reliable? BrewCalcs: Free
Posted in thread: How to get ABV? on 02-11-2009 at 04:51 PM
I know, I know - this question has been asked 100+ times and yet here it is again... (-:I am a
newbie and want some clarification. I understand how to take the OG reading before pitching the
yeast; I ...
Posted in thread: Question: True Brew Beer Ingredient Kit on 02-07-2009 at 12:11 AM
Well here is the update:Arrived at home, removed the lid, took the gravity reading. OG was
actuall 1.060, new reading was 1.022 so I guess something wonderful happened. I sanitized the
correct lid, pl...
Posted in thread: Question: True Brew Beer Ingredient Kit on 02-06-2009 at 08:33 PM
Most likely a loose lid. I have two plastic bucket type primary fermenters and they have
different lids. I will check when I get home. If I used the wrong lid do you recommend when I
take the gravity ...
Posted in thread: Question: True Brew Beer Ingredient Kit on 02-06-2009 at 06:49 PM
Thanks for all the responses and correction.Note to self - Extract w/ specialty grains... (-:OG
Reading was 1.050. The range was supposed to be 1.054 – 1.059 or something like that. All I
know for sur...