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Posted in thread: May not have time to bottle. Too long in primary? on 11-08-2010 at 09:06 PM
All,My first batch will have been in the primary for 4 weeks tomorrow. I may not have time to
bottle until this weekend. Will that be too long? Should I just bite the bullett and stay up
late one nigh...
Posted in thread: Too Cold? on 10-19-2010 at 04:35 PM
Revvy,Thanks for the reply. I do understand airlock activity is not a good judge of
fermentation (I have read plenty of your posts ;)).My main concern was that the temp was too
low for the yeast. I wa...
Posted in thread: Too Cold? on 10-19-2010 at 04:27 PM
I brewed the SNPA clone kit from Midwest Supplies a week ago. The first 5 days the beer was
fermenting between 68 and 70 degrees. It seemed to be rather vigorous (based on airlock
activity). Now with ...
Posted in thread: First Brew Day - Recipe Question on 10-13-2010 at 01:56 AM
Welp... I just went for it. Used the recipe. OG is on target a 1.045 (adjusted for proper
temp).Had a HUGE boil over at the first hop addition. Had a few beers. Had dinner (thanks
SWMBO). Think all is...
Posted in thread: First Brew Day - Recipe Question on 10-12-2010 at 08:25 PM
And I would start with 6.25 gallons of waterThanks for the tip. I'll start with that amount of
water. Also, thanks for the info about how you would hop. I don't have a scale but I'm guessing
I can jus...
Posted in thread: First Brew Day - Recipe Question on 10-12-2010 at 07:41 PM
Hey All!I'm brewing tonight (finally). I ordered the Sierra Pale Ale kit from Midwest Supplies
( doing a full boil. Guessing on using 6 gallons of water for the boil to account for loss
during the bo...
Posted in thread: Free Bottles Indy on 09-21-2010 at 02:59 PM
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