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Posted in thread: serving PSI after sugar carbonation on 08-26-2015 at 07:12 PM
I currently have a pumpkin ale carbonating in a keg. I had added sugar to the keg for sugar
carbonation. Once ready to go on tap (about another 2 weeks), do I leave my serving PSI at 10,
or do I lower...
Posted in thread: Do brewers list grains in order of %? on 08-18-2015 at 04:51 PM
When looking at the grain ingrediants on a bottle of beer, do brewers list the grains in order
of % of the grain bill or is it just any random order?I ask, as I'm attempting a Schlafly
pumpkin clone a...
Posted in thread: keg gas in line popet gets stuck! on 08-16-2015 at 06:52 PM
Just leave it on the gas and fix the leg when it's kicked.If you must take it off gas there are
two options. (1) release the pressure and fix the post or (2) jumper the beer to another kegNot
on gas y...
Posted in thread: keg gas in line popet gets stuck! on 08-16-2015 at 12:50 PM
I've had that happen before. Usually a bit of keg lube on the poppet will help ensure it seats
properly. If that doesn't work, I'd go with what govner1 said and replace the
poppet.ugggh....beer is alr...
Posted in thread: keg gas in line popet gets stuck! on 08-12-2015 at 05:58 PM
Whenever I pull the gas off my keg, I notice that if I put some soapy water on the gas in, I
can see some bubble coming from the popet. If I press it with my fingernail, it seems to reset
itself and a...
Posted in thread: Keg or keep in secondary?? on 07-18-2015 at 03:48 PM
How long has it been in the primary? If it's been at least 3 weeks, I'd go ahead and keg it.I
don't do secondaries, unless it's a fruit beer. I usually do 3 week primaries, then keg it.
Once kegged, I...
Posted in thread: Keg or keep in secondary?? on 07-18-2015 at 03:31 PM
OK, so I have pumpkin beer sitting in my primary right now. Next Sunday (7/26), it will get
racked the the secondary for 2 weeks. That will take me to 8/9. I would prefer to start
drinking this one mi...
Posted in thread: steeping specialty grains with extract kit on 07-09-2015 at 01:38 PM
Brewing up a pumpkin ale this weekend. This is an extract recipe with 1lb of specialty grains.
Now the receipe says to steep the grains in 2.5 gallons of water until the teperature reaches
Posted in thread: Cold Break Brewing Microbrew Series Giveaway - Open to All! on 06-25-2015 at 07:29 PM
Thank you for the chance. Would love to try that IPA kit!
Posted in thread: orange or lemon zest??? on 06-18-2015 at 05:13 PM
I don't think you would go wrong with either. Post your hop schedule and lets take a look, as
that would likely influence my suggestion. As an aside, I just did 2 beers last weekend that
called for ci...