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Posted in thread: Good quality and Cheap Extract kits on 12-03-2013 at 03:44 PM
I am drinking the budget IPA now. It's a good middle of the road IPA..not overly hoppy and easy
to drink. May brew it again with some additional hops.
Posted in thread: HELP!! All Extract Brews taste similar on 04-27-2013 at 08:06 PM
I brew alot of pale ales and ipa's and have found that most of my beers turn the corner after
4-5 weeks in the bottle. I am currently drinking an Austin partial mash ipa. I tried one at 2
weeks then a...
Posted in thread: Cut up your Mr. Beer LBK and ... on 02-02-2013 at 10:17 PM
I have three LBK's so I took out the dremel tool today and cut out a section and sent it in. I
like to brew 2.5 gallon all grain/partial mash batches so the new conical should work better.
Posted in thread: How much beer do you drink daily? on 08-29-2012 at 11:49 PM
I drink 2 to 3 pints per night. The problem is weight gain. I have gained 8 pounds in the last
year despite walking 4 miles per day and riding my bike 50-60 miles per week!I am now trying to
Posted in thread: any body else get migranes/bad headaches from drinking?? on 07-25-2012 at 03:17 PM
You might try Migrelief. Its a supplement containing Feverfew,Magnesium & Riboflavin. I take
one a day and can now go months without a migraine headache vs one or two a month. I get mine
at Amazon.It ...
Posted in thread: How long do I need to hold temps during fermentation? on 07-16-2012 at 01:32 AM
Check out the new "Cool Brewing" insulated jacket for your fermenter. It's being discussed in
the equipment forum.
Posted in thread: Newbie advice for Coopers DIY kit on 04-11-2012 at 08:33 PM
Store the bottles at the same temp as primary fermentation, which is usually room temp. I will
let them carbonate/condition for four weeks before I stick them in the fridge to age.However, I
Posted in thread: Newbie advice for Coopers DIY kit on 04-11-2012 at 12:01 AM
I am drinking a Coopers as a write this. I would not boil the hopped Coopers LME...many post on
not boiling hopped LME. You can do a quick boil of the BE 1, about 20 minutes and add some of
your hops ...
Posted in thread: Double IPA Extract Recipes on 02-05-2012 at 02:11 PM
I brewed the the Midwest Hop Head Double IPA and it was my best batch in the last 20 or so. As
good as commercial beer.
Posted in thread: Storing Dry Yeast on 02-02-2012 at 10:25 PM
I have used half a pack for 2.5 gallon batches several times. I fold the package over, tape it
shut and stick it back in the fridge. I have stored them for months and have never had a