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Posted in thread: HOPS-BOPS 2012 Results? on 10-18-2012 at 10:38 PM
[QUOTE=joshs;4509984]Finally got my "correct" score sheets back. The numbers match my entry
numbers but I very highly doubt it was my beer being judged in two of the cases. "Ha, well you
Posted in thread: HOPS-BOPS 2012 Results? on 10-16-2012 at 11:46 AM
From their website:EBC Black IPA takes Gold at the 2012 National Homebrew Competition!Head
brewer Dennis Decker has been entering Elsinore beers in Homebrew Competitions to get feedback
from BJCP cert...
Posted in thread: HOPS-BOPS 2012 Results? on 10-15-2012 at 01:34 PM
Ok, anyday now........
Posted in thread: gravity too low? on 08-12-2011 at 12:41 AM
The other potential problem is the secondary isn't the size I thought it was. I thought it was
6.5 gallons but after transferring the 6 gallon batch in (lost a little but not much) there's
Posted in thread: gravity too low? on 08-12-2011 at 12:37 AM
I've brewed lots of beer, this is my first wine. I'm making an Island Mist kit for my first
try.I made the wine on 8/2 and misread the directions (lost track of time) and didn't transfer
it to seconda...
Posted in thread: TSA took away my Star San on 08-08-2011 at 05:40 PM
Word of warning here. I put a 32oz bottle of Star San in my checked luggage and the TSA took it
out of my bag and left me a note saying it was a hazardous material and prohibited in my
Posted in thread: Making sure my place is suitable for homebrewing on 08-08-2011 at 05:22 PM
Hey guys, I haven't bought yet all the equipment for my new adventure of homebrewing and before
doing so I would like to be sure my place can host this.First of all I don't live in a house, I
live in ...
Posted in thread: Trub or not to trub- that is the question on 08-08-2011 at 03:54 PM
There's lots of opinions on this, and many different ways to brew. I'm using a syphon hose
(because I can't lift the 5+ gallons of wort) and running the wort through a strainer that sits
right on my p...
Posted in thread: 2nd brew-advice needed on 08-08-2011 at 12:03 AM
As in before you drink it? I'd say 3 weeks, that's my rule of thumb, but you could always try
it sooner, if it tastes carbonated enough for you, drink it.
Posted in thread: My brew plan for tomorrow... on 08-07-2011 at 05:05 PM
You'd just need to divide hops, etc evenly between the 2 pots. As for the grains, if you shake
the bag good I'd think it would be mixed enough. Unless you see a real clear diviison of
grains..I know w...