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Posted in thread: Is this an infection? on 07-13-2014 at 09:31 PM
Looks like it has a head!Sent from my iPad using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Pear beer? on 02-26-2014 at 01:54 AM
I never posted the results of my pear ale. It was clean and crisp with a slight dryness. There
was a slight pear caramel taste. I have several pounds of frozen pears from this past summer in
Posted in thread: Can yeast survive freezing? on 01-22-2014 at 01:10 AM
I knitted some yeast sweaters.
Posted in thread: Hydrometer or refractometer? on 01-21-2014 at 11:45 PM
I use both. The pros to the refractometer, it is easy to use with hot wort. I only need a drop
on the lens to get a reading. The con, you can't get a reading of your fermented beer unless
you can get ...
Posted in thread: Fusel alcohol??? on 12-06-2012 at 02:07 AM
Posted in thread: Are oatmeal stouts "beginner"? on 12-06-2012 at 02:04 AM
I have done an extract version of a Samuel Smith's Oatmeal Stout and it was very good. You are
never too newb to try a new brew.
Posted in thread: Help! Poison Chemical taste wtf? on 08-29-2012 at 10:27 AM
Water and possibly the silver braizing. Silver is fairly reactive. I have a homemade copper
chiller and it is a 50 foot long coil with hose clamps that do not touch the wort. Good luck on
Posted in thread: Rocking Pot ;( on 08-19-2012 at 01:09 PM
I prefer a propane burner. I did one and only one batch on my glass top stove. Not a disaster,
but very became very nervous as the pot jumped around.
Posted in thread: Not a Hoppy brewer. on 05-15-2012 at 01:29 AM
Get the equipment and go all grain.
Posted in thread: Partially broken bine on 05-04-2012 at 01:02 AM
Plants are survivors. They will grow new sidarms. I have hit them with the weed wacker and in a
day or two I had new growth and eventually harvested hops.