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Posted in thread: Need help with figuring out spicing based on residual sweetness. on 05-31-2012 at 09:17 PM
A while back, a friend asked me about making a beer using traditional root beer spices.I picked
out a recipe to base my beer recipe on, but I'm trying to figure out how to cut down on the
spicing so i...
Posted in thread: Has any one made Real Rootbeer with,,, on 11-23-2010 at 08:50 PM
That's the only way I make mine. It's not the same as modern rootbeer, but it's very good. My
whole family loves root beer floats at my place. Here's the recipe I use:Simmer the following
Posted in thread: Midwest Problems on 11-04-2010 at 03:58 PM
I live near Midwest, so I don't order, I always just pickup onsite so I have no experience with
ordering anything online from them, but I can tell you that in person, the place can be very
hit or miss...
Posted in thread: Guinness Stout bottles on 11-04-2010 at 03:44 PM
I used a few guinness bottles when I used to bottle, both the draught and the stout bottles. I
never noticed any problem with carbonation, but I did notice that if I was going to have any
Posted in thread: Damn, I made a good beer on 11-03-2010 at 12:36 PM
You need to build up your pipeline so you can let some of them sit longer. Drinking beers only
2-3 weeks after brewing is not optimum. Let them sit a few more weeks and they are so much
Posted in thread: Damn, I made a good beer on 11-03-2010 at 04:14 AM
I must confess that I had kind of stopped drinking my own homebrew for a while. I had gotten
tired of bottling, so I got into kegging a little over a year ago. It started out good and all,
but all I h...
Posted in thread: Happy Keezer day! on 11-03-2010 at 12:53 AM
Do you have any problem with the temperature staying cold in your coffin?Not really, there
isn't much line in the coffin itself to begin with, most of it is still in the freezer. The
coffin is insulat...
Posted in thread: Happy Keezer day! on 11-02-2010 at 05:45 PM
Yes! That was awesome to see the top come up like that. Didn't expect that (even tho it makes
perfect sense). Btw, how much does that top weigh?!?!?I haven't weighed the top fully
assembled, but I'm g...
Posted in thread: Happy Keezer day! on 11-02-2010 at 03:18 AM
I pulled apart the lid of the freezer, bolted the top onto the metal part of the lid and then
reassembled the lid. I drilled four fairly large holes through the the whole top and lid for
the beer line...
Posted in thread: Happy Keezer day! on 11-01-2010 at 10:45 PM
Man, that looks fantastic. If you're ever bored enough to want to help me build one that would
be great. I don't have the wood working equipment I used to, but want something similar.I don't