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Posted in thread: Ginger Snap Brown Ale. on 11-24-2012 at 12:01 AM
That was very much how I was thinking about doing it IsildursHeir, please update on progress! I
don't have enough equipment to do all grain and i'm very curious how this will turn out in an
Posted in thread: Does "Quick! Before something bad happens!" apply here? on 05-26-2012 at 05:40 PM
Oh sorry! Yes, obviously should have mentioned, I would still take my readings to make sure the
fermentation had stopped. I do not want bottle bombs, I like the interior of my closet too much
Posted in thread: Does "Quick! Before something bad happens!" apply here? on 05-26-2012 at 05:05 PM
I'm on to my second beer! The first one (a stout I added a bit of coffee and chocolate to)
turned out really well, and from my bottle-tests it is getting better every week.My second beer
is a Honey Nu...
Posted in thread: Wyeast Smack on 05-19-2012 at 09:18 PM
I just used a Smack Pack for the first time yesterday. It took me four tries smacking it to get
it to go. I'm impressed!
Posted in thread: Bottling Day Check Lists? on 04-28-2012 at 01:45 AM
I've read around in the bottling/kegging section and searched for bottling day threads...My
first bottling day is fast approaching (Tuesday, my next day off). My stout will have spent
four weeks in pr...
Posted in thread: Need to know best method for adding coffee to my stout on 04-27-2012 at 08:17 PM
Stephonovich I cold brew my ice coffee for the summer and agree - it's just tons better than
hot brewing and chilling. Got back from New Orleans not long ago, and have decided they rule
the iced coffe...
Posted in thread: Need to know best method for adding coffee to my stout on 04-24-2012 at 07:14 PM
Found this thread in an archive search - I'm looking to do the same and adding coffee in the
primary since I'm not using a secondary.I mixed the two methods suggested above (pulsed the
coffee in my gr...
Posted in thread: I know I am supposed to leave it alone and let it do it's thing.... But I am worried on 04-12-2012 at 01:16 AM
This is exactly the same spot I'm in except I brewed a stout on Saturday.I am irrationally
worried something is wrong even though I've still got days before I need to take a gravity
reading. Airlock a...
Posted in thread: Who is your LHBS here in CT? on 04-11-2012 at 04:06 AM
Hey all - I drove out to BMW yesterday since I was in Hartford for lunch and they were closed
(oh well) and then thought I'd stop in Eli Cannon's new shop across the street from the Tap
Room in Middle...
Posted in thread: There is beer in my closet on 04-11-2012 at 01:25 AM
Those carboys are all dressed up for a night out!I'm not seeing much in the way of bubbles
anymore but it's only been three days, and I'm perfectly happy to let it sit for a nice long
time. Opened the...