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Posted in thread: How long should I wait before drinking a Stout on 03-06-2008 at 12:41 AM
I did a Brewer's Best Stout kit and its been in bottles for almost a month. Although it tastes
good, it has a hint of that young beer bitterness to it. On average, how long should a Stout
stay in the ...
Posted in thread: Should I re-pitch yeast? on 11-26-2007 at 04:21 PM
I aerated by shaking the hell out of the carboy for a few minutes before and after the yeast
was pitched. I am not working with any type of aeration kit.
Posted in thread: Should I re-pitch yeast? on 11-26-2007 at 03:30 PM
Right now the carboy is at about 68 degrees.
Posted in thread: Should I re-pitch yeast? on 11-26-2007 at 12:16 PM
The yeast is called Superior Lager. I just took a reading and Fermentation has definitely not
started. Its still at 1.044, which is the same as my first reading. The recipe states that it
should be ap...
Posted in thread: Should I re-pitch yeast? on 11-26-2007 at 11:36 AM
I did one one AHS's Gold Seal California Common Ale kits. AHS describes the Gold Seal kits as:
"The Gold Seal line has been designed with the beginner in mind: they are economical and easy
to make. Ea...
Posted in thread: It's only bubbles... on 11-06-2007 at 11:41 AM
Every single day. Get used to it. There's nothing that you can do to stop the addiction.
Posted in thread: Belgian White ok to bottle after 2 weeks? on 11-05-2007 at 06:00 PM
Sweet! Very encouraging.
Posted in thread: Belgian White ok to bottle after 2 weeks? on 11-05-2007 at 05:49 PM
Cool. Fermentation was a little slow to get started. It took about 24 hours for anything
noticeable to happen. About 2 days in, it slowed down and on day 3 it took off like a bat out
of hell. I really...
Posted in thread: Belgian White ok to bottle after 2 weeks? on 11-05-2007 at 01:18 PM
I did Austin Homebrew Supplies' Belgian White mini mash kit a week ago. I decided to go against
the recipe instructions and keep it in the primary instead of moving it to a secondary after a
week. My ...
Posted in thread: How much time is needed for aeration? on 10-31-2007 at 12:39 AM
10 minutes? I have only shaken for 30 seconds to a minute before and after pitching. I use
bottled water and haven't had a problem yet. Granted I have only made 4 batches, but no problem
yetDid you fi...