Last Activity:08-28-2009 10:09 AM
Posted in thread: What is the price of hops in your area? on 08-30-2009 at 10:52 AM
I bought some Hallertau hops pellets in Halifax a few weeks ago, the Price I was Quote was 98$
Posted in thread: What variety of hops is this? (it very closely resembles hemp) on 08-30-2009 at 10:33 AM
could it be Japanese hops, Humulus japonicus?
Posted in thread: Look out for flying glass on 08-28-2009 at 01:19 AM
I have a theory as to the cause.The beer was brewed at about 16 degrees C and bottled at 5
Pluto, no priming sugar added. Then another 2 weeks at the same temperature for the
fermentation to finish At...
Posted in thread: Look out for flying glass on 08-25-2009 at 03:08 PM
When into the dungeon the other day to get some beer, there was glass shrapnel in ever corner
of the room.The dungeon is a 2x3.5 meter room under out mud room, concrete walls insulated
ceiling and pat...
Posted in thread: Is this malt usable for beer on 06-26-2009 at 12:03 AM
German Purity Law doesn't mention yeast, so the law is often ignored.The law was first put
forward is 1487 but did not came out until 1516. It was not until the 1800s that Louis Pasteur
Posted in thread: Is this malt usable for beer on 06-25-2009 at 11:21 AM
Except that leaves out Ryes, Wits, all Belgians, milk stouts, ...Don't forget chocolate, peanut
butter, cherries, spices, used socks.The law also set the price of beer at 1-2 Pfennig per Maß.
Posted in thread: Is this malt usable for beer on 06-24-2009 at 12:51 AM
Yes, probably not. Baking malts tend to be highly fermentable.Thanks.Guess I'll pass on it. The
spec sheet claims there is also corn syrup in it. I kind of got use to the German purity laws,
Posted in thread: Is this malt usable for beer on 06-23-2009 at 10:49 PM
I was approached about buying malt in bulk, 30 kg pails.It is called Panomalt Special Diastatic
or Non-Diastatic Malt Syrup.Would this be used to brew beer, a decent beer?:confused:
Posted in thread: anyone use brewhouse? on 05-07-2009 at 03:27 AM
Yes.That was one of the first I tried. Not impressed. couldn't get a decent head, tasted like
brown water. It may have been doing something wrong.The best results that I have had is with
Coopers; but ...
Posted in thread: Into Secondary on 05-07-2009 at 03:04 AM