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Posted in thread: Help!! Can't find the leak on 08-04-2016 at 02:59 AM
I'm dealing with the same problem. Don't have star san. I saw reference to using dish washing
soap. I assume mixed with water, correct? How much water?
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-26-2016 at 10:09 PM
Posted in thread: How Long Does Beer Last in a Keg on 07-26-2016 at 08:33 PM
Interesting. I seem to be getting 3 different opinions.1 group has never had a keg last longer
than three monthsthe 2nd group notices loss of hop flavor after about 6 monthsthe third group
says no o2 ...
Posted in thread: How Long Does Beer Last in a Keg on 07-25-2016 at 09:14 PM
Its got a layer of CO2 on top of the beer, so it keeps pretty well, especially if you store it
in the kegerator or fridge, where the cold also helps keep it fresh. I've never personally had
a keg 'go ...
Posted in thread: How Long Does Beer Last in a Keg on 07-25-2016 at 08:29 PM
Been homebrewing for years now, just started kegging. Got a newbie question: How long does
homebrew last in a keg?I don't drink a lot, so am concerned beer will age before I finish the
Posted in thread: Longest time in the secondary for your ales? on 09-20-2011 at 08:19 PM
10 months for me. Barleywine. Recipe called for aging it 1 year. It'll sit in the bottles until
November, when I'll sample it on its 1st birthday.I added Montrachet yeast at the time of
Posted in thread: Portland, OR brews on 09-18-2011 at 12:27 AM
McMenamins (not sure about spelling) is usually good. They brew a range of beers.
Posted in thread: Carboy calibration on 08-29-2011 at 05:16 PM
I put some tape at appropriate levels.
Posted in thread: Carbing a year old Barleywine on 08-20-2011 at 09:52 PM
Does yeast type matter? I'm thinking of using a wine yeast due to the high ABV.
Posted in thread: Carbing a year old Barleywine on 08-20-2011 at 09:05 PM
I have been bulk aging a barleywine for about a year now. Getting ready to bottle. With year
old yeast do I need to take any extra pre-cautions to make sure it carbonates well?