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Posted in thread: What is turning blue? on 05-12-2016 at 05:30 PM
Yup, I think that's pretty much exactly it. The blue would show up mostly on the cleaned
surfaces, where I'd set something down for a moment, so I was either transferring it while
working, or it had c...
Posted in thread: What is turning blue? on 04-29-2016 at 12:44 PM
Ooh that makes a lot of sense WVMJ! Would also make sense why I would see it on the counter
tops or spots where some of the cleaner might have splashed.I usually dunk the necks of the
bottles, and pou...
Posted in thread: What is turning blue? on 04-22-2016 at 02:49 PM
Thanks, sorry, yes. I used b-brite to clean, and then starsan after. I mention the b-brite
since that was the only point where I did anything not as-instructed (I store all my brewing
stuff in a box i...
Posted in thread: What is turning blue? on 04-22-2016 at 01:26 PM
Thankfully, I only rarely need to post on these lovely forums since lurking and searching
topics answers most of my questions.Now, I am stumped, and so is the search bar. I bottled my
first wine yeste...
Posted in thread: Ginger Snap Brown Ale. on 11-24-2012 at 01:01 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...