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Posted in thread: Brewed the batch, now no bubbles?! on 10-05-2010 at 01:10 PM
yea, I'm new to the plastic, and probably will switch back to glass and use them as
secondary's. What i'm brewing is a Pilsner and the color appears to be good, just hoping that I
get the flavors righ...
Posted in thread: Brewed the batch, now no bubbles?! on 10-05-2010 at 12:01 AM
The reading prior to pitch was 1.041. Reading tonight is 1.009. Temp was about 80 degrees with
dry yeast that was pitch after about 5 min of rewetting.
Posted in thread: Brewed the batch, now no bubbles?! on 10-04-2010 at 06:20 PM
Ok, so brewed up the beer, cooled it off, and pitched the yeast. All done three days ago (so,
really 71 hours ago, but come on!). I've done it before, except in a glass vessel, this time I
put it in a...
Posted in thread: Just brewed my first!!! on 10-31-2009 at 04:25 AM
Well got it into bottles, 46 in total, with only one broken through the capping process!!! Now
on to wait 7-10 days before we sample!!!
Posted in thread: Just brewed my first!!! on 10-30-2009 at 08:44 PM
Ok, so I've waited three weeks and gonna bottle tonight. The weather here is crappy so I'm
gonna make the best use of my time: bottling!!! I think I'm going to wait 7-10 days to
condition in bottles t...
Posted in thread: Home Brewers in Louisiana on 10-15-2009 at 05:53 PM
I'm looking for any home brewers in Louisiana, seeking their thoughts on growing Hopps down
here in our weather. Thanks!
Posted in thread: Just brewed my first!!! on 10-12-2009 at 08:36 PM
Homercidal: you are correct. I've been die'n to start this, and I believe that the time issue
is a virtue, as I've been enjoy'n my Uncle's home brew for years. It is good stuff, but I've
got that driv...
Posted in thread: Just brewed my first!!! on 10-12-2009 at 01:58 PM
ok, will do. i'm not in a rush to bottle, just attempting to follow the supplied directions.
but as i read, i see that not all "supplied" directions are best! It will give me time to get a
few of the ...
Posted in thread: Just brewed my first!!! on 10-12-2009 at 03:13 AM
just brewer my first beer ever, an American Pale Ale. Looked really cool in the carboy and lots
of bubbles so I know it is doing it's thing!! Gonna transfer to bottles either Thursday or
Friday as it ...