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Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 11-24-2013 at 10:54 AM
A friend of mine owns a local bottle shop. a woman walked in the shop carrying an empty
growler. The growler was printed with the shop's name. She says, "I believe this is yours", to
my friend Kara, "...
Posted in thread: Rebel Brewer Giveaway! on 11-22-2013 at 03:50 PM
I typically am not a winner
Posted in thread: first brew questions /confusion on 10-27-2013 at 05:16 PM
haha beer grenades interesting. Will definitely have to calculate that. Thanks for answering
the questions about the bottling but what about the 2nd fermenter? after it stops bubbling do i
Posted in thread: first brew questions /confusion on 10-27-2013 at 02:23 PM
So I do not bottle, but there is a concept of a bottling bucket, where you put your beer and
mix in the sugar, then you bottle out of that bucket. Seems like an additional attack vector
for yeast and ...
Posted in thread: Advice needed ... Missed OG by a lot! on 10-27-2013 at 01:36 PM
I batch sparge, and always get better efficiency with at least 2 sparges.put in your 170 degree
water, mix thoroughly, vorlauf, drain slowly (faster than fly sparge but not by much, no faster
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 09-05-2013 at 08:56 PM
Referring to the original. Was their an official date yeast was added to it? I couldn't find
anything before 1993, and it was a different law that just referenced the reinheitsgebot.I
certainly am no ...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 09-05-2013 at 06:00 PM
The reinheitsgebot was expanded to include yeast when it was discovered, so I'd say she was
correct.She said in 1500...
Posted in thread: refrigerator temperature controller. on 09-05-2013 at 03:02 PM
Have the same situation as the OP. My first batch (Kolsch) is currently fermenting at 78
degrees. My basement isn't as cool as I thought and the recent heat wave isn't helping! I have
an extra fridge ...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 09-05-2013 at 01:24 PM
My wife and I recently went on a Redhook brewery tour. The tour guide was pretty good and
knowledgeable. They have an interesting history, especially the name Redhook... So she was
explaining the brew...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 09-05-2013 at 01:10 PM
I get what you're saying, but I'm brewing to my tastes, just like any other home brewer should.
I could brew a classic style (seems to be what the judges want) to perfection, but if I'm not