Last Activity:03-05-2013 10:42 PM
Posted in thread: Re-usable bottles? on 02-26-2013 at 01:18 AM
Haha, I bought a really tasty IPA, chose this particular case because I liked the bottles, it
just never occurred to me to check to see if they were twist off. Oh we'll, thanks for the
Posted in thread: Re-usable bottles? on 02-26-2013 at 12:54 AM
I recently bought a case of dark bottle beer and was planning on reusing the bottles. I just
wanted to get a second opinion on this particular set of bottles. They're twist off. I've
reused other brow...
Posted in thread: Liquid or Dry Yeast? on 02-10-2013 at 04:40 PM
I am just curious what you guys think is best and why? I've been using dry yeast since I
started in December (4 batches total) but used a liquid yeast the other day. Only down side was
that the liquid...
Posted in thread: Carboy question on 01-25-2013 at 04:16 AM
Is there a difference between a 5 gallon water jug and the carboy bought from a brewery supply
Posted in thread: lets see your full Fermenters on 01-24-2013 at 12:16 AM
Columbus IPA extract. 13 days in.96241
Posted in thread: lets see your full Fermenters on 01-24-2013 at 12:05 AM
96235Irish Red, first extract... I think I overfilled it a bit, but it came out good.
Posted in thread: Cleaning bottles on 01-23-2013 at 12:26 AM
I am planning on using some Guinness bottles I've been savings to bottle up my 2nd batch..
What's the best way to clean them? I was told to use a bottle brush and then throw em in the
dishwasher on hi...
Posted in thread: No hydrometer for first batch. on 01-22-2013 at 11:37 PM
Thanks! That's what I was hoping. It was an extract Irish Red.. I did everything according to
the directions. The fermentation started within a day and started settling after 3 - 5 days.. I
let it sit...
Posted in thread: No hydrometer for first batch. on 01-22-2013 at 10:07 PM
I didn't actually open up the tube that the hydrometer came in until it was time to check the
wort. The hydrometer was shattered (during shipping) and I wasn't able to get it replaced until
it was too...