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Posted in thread: The Energizer Bunny Double IPA on 01-07-2012 at 02:31 AM
I'm kinda new to brewing. I've heard a lot of rules of thumb that say 1 week primary, 2 weeks
secondary, 3 weeks bottled... and all sorts of variations. I don't think I've ever heard of
what is happen...
Posted in thread: How long is Star Sans viable? on 12-12-2011 at 08:58 PM
My Star San is cloudy as soon as I mix it, does this mean it isn't working as well as it
should? If it starts out cloudy, how do I know how long I can keep it? I guess I need to get
lids for my HomeDe...
Posted in thread: Is it safe to bottle? on 12-11-2011 at 05:36 PM
Thanks, Calder! It's still bubbling today, so I'm leaning toward the likelihood that I cooled
it off too soon, like you say. I'm going to continue checking the gravity and bottle once it
Posted in thread: Is it safe to bottle? on 12-10-2011 at 10:07 PM
Thank you everyone! I think a few days of watching the gravity is a small price to pay for
avoiding bottle bombs. I'm 99% certain that it's done. Unfortunately, I slacked on the
hydrometer readings in...
Posted in thread: Is it safe to bottle? on 12-10-2011 at 07:30 PM
Hello HomeBrewTalk! I'm new to home brew, getting ready to taste my first batch, bottle my
second batch, transfer my third batch, and brew my fourth batch today. Big day!! I'm worried
about the bottli...