Last Activity:12-29-2009 4:40 PM
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2009? on 05-06-2009 at 04:29 AM
+ 5 gallons Daily Maintenance = 8939
Posted in thread: "Frost Brewed"??? WTF? on 05-06-2009 at 04:23 AM
I will drink a BMC if it is offered, but I would rarely ever buy it. And I hate how most beer
drinkers out there think it's "real" beer, (I was asked by a friend of mine "why don't you ever
brew real ...
Posted in thread: Inconsistent carbonation on 04-12-2009 at 08:57 PM
I'll give your method a whirl, loopmd. I suppose the multiple stirs might just do the trick.
Also, in regards to ferm temp, I should have been more specific. I age my bottled brew in the
same area tha...
Posted in thread: Inconsistent carbonation on 04-12-2009 at 06:51 PM
Anyone ever notice that in a single batch you may have some beers that are more carbonated than
others (bottled, of course)? I'm just about out of a batch of a Sam Smith's Nut Brown clone (5
weeks in ...
Posted in thread: This Is Ridiculous (Rant) on 04-12-2009 at 05:01 AM
I just read this whole thread and it made me infinetly grateful for my LHBS. The guy has been
in business for 14 years, and as best as I can tell, has one employee, one day a week. Although
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2009? on 03-28-2009 at 09:57 PM
so far:20 gal. Daily Maintenance Blonde10 gal. 42oz Magnum Pale Ale5 gal. Sam Smith's Nut Brown
clone5337 + 35 = 5372
Posted in thread: Talk me out of quitting all-grain on 02-09-2009 at 04:43 AM
Grinder-I wish it was just about the beer, man. If it was I would still be doing partial
mashes-they've yielded the best drinking beers I've ever made. But for me it's the
do-it-from-scratch itch that...
Posted in thread: Talk me out of quitting all-grain on 02-09-2009 at 04:36 AM
SS braid filtered out the "floaties"
Posted in thread: Talk me out of quitting all-grain on 02-08-2009 at 11:57 PM
dontman,thanks for your recommendations. sorry if I was a bit defensive. I am leaning toward
the possibility that my LHBS may have inadvertently shorted me on my grain bill. I ran through
Posted in thread: Talk me out of quitting all-grain on 02-08-2009 at 10:08 PM
dontman, read first page of this thread. I indeed did sparge with approximately 6 gallons.
After the sparge (which was stuck at times) the wort had some suspended material from all the
f*cking around ...