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Posted in thread: Penzey's Pumpkin on 07-29-2011 at 04:28 PM
We must be heading toward fall as I see a few questions aboutpumpkin ale popping up!! I am
brewing the NB Smashing Pumpkin AB Kit this weekend and haveread some feedback that the 1 tsp
of pumpkin spic...
Posted in thread: High OG on Oatmeal Stout on 11-26-2010 at 03:19 PM
Hello everyone!My brother-in-law has been interested in homebrewingfor quite some time. Before
Thanksgiving dinner yesterday,I decided it was a great time to get him started. I bought aan
Posted in thread: RDWHAHB or Go Buy A Firemans Suit?? on 12-02-2009 at 04:17 AM
I didn't think of infecting the batch, but I'll keep an eye on it. I did keep the spoon in
sanitizer and the blue dye was merely blue McCormick food coloring.
Posted in thread: RDWHAHB or Go Buy A Firemans Suit?? on 12-02-2009 at 04:08 AM
I brewed up a Blueberry Wheat about a month ago and all went smooth. I measured the gravity at
1.010one week before bottling and the day of bottling. I had the great idea to throw a little
blue dye in...
Posted in thread: Blueberry Wit on 11-06-2009 at 05:03 PM
Thanks zman.. I'll take a look at my friendlygrocer's freezer. Did you rack the beer on top of
the blueberriesor add the strained juice at bottling?
Posted in thread: Blueberry Wit on 11-06-2009 at 04:37 PM
If the weekend goes as planned, I want to start my third AGbrew. I have the ingredients for a
Belgian Wit, but have beenthinking about how to have some fun with it at bottling. I ordered a
bottle of b...
Posted in thread: Oatmeal Stout plus grain on 11-06-2009 at 04:51 AM
Thanks for the reply Suth.. When I strained it I noticed there weren't as manyas I thought.
Maybe a baseball sized clump in my paintstrainer. Some of that was hops so hopefully I'll be
Posted in thread: Oatmeal Stout plus grain on 11-06-2009 at 03:09 AM
Hello everyone.. I just did my 2nd AG brew tonight. It was a NB Oatmeal stout.Everything was
going smoothly until I put my kettle on the stoveand realized that there were some grains that
had made it ...
Posted in thread: Kool Aid before bottling??? on 04-02-2009 at 06:17 PM
Good idea.Thanks for the suggestions. I've done some weird thingssince I started brewing. The
first beer I ever made (extract) was a Irish Red Aleand I didn't know I was suppose to steep
the grains in...
Posted in thread: Kool Aid before bottling??? on 04-02-2009 at 05:52 PM
Well, in one of my very first beers.. I went overboard.. (as many do it sounds). In addition to
adding the zest of 4 oranges and 4 lemons during boil, I added about 8 oz of orange and lemon