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Posted in thread: To much head space on 03-06-2013 at 02:24 PM
.4 lbs of sugar in 5 gallons of beer will generate 12.5 gallons of CO2. The sugar amounts to 18
gravity points and increases the beer gravity by 3.6 ppg. A 1.048 OG and 1.012 FG beer will
produce 125 ...
Posted in thread: Brown sugar as priming sugar in NB Nut Brown Ale? on 03-06-2013 at 02:02 PM
Priming Sugar CalculatorYou can prime with brown sugar. It will affect the flavor. I think you
should brew the kit recipe as it was intended. After you've tasted it, you can change the
recipe to your ...
Posted in thread: ~30 12oz bottles: Free to a good home on 03-04-2013 at 09:16 PM
Sorry, they are gone now.
Posted in thread: ~30 12oz bottles: Free to a good home on 02-26-2013 at 10:43 PM
I have about 30 bottles. I'm located in Berlin, NJ. I'm getting rid of some 12oz bottles per
SWMBO. Figured I would ask if anyone wanted to pick them up before they get recycled.
Posted in thread: My Third Beer- Approaching a more scientific process on 02-07-2013 at 01:08 PM
oh, and it makes sense that pre-boil my gravity was lower than post-boil right? Denser sugars
in the wort after evaporation etc. Just making sure my hydro readings are consistant with
Posted in thread: Ways to save on brews on 02-06-2013 at 08:06 PM
Most of my beers are around $30 - 40 per brew and they are partial mash recipes. You can get
LME for under $2.50/lb by buying in bulk. Some brewers on this board are hitting $10/batch for
pale ales wi...
Posted in thread: 5 Expensive Hobbies article on 02-06-2013 at 03:39 PM
Hiking is pretty cheap. The entry cost is $0. Generally, you don't need anything other than
things you already have. Outings usually run at the cost of gas and food.
Posted in thread: My Third Beer- Approaching a more scientific process on 02-06-2013 at 03:29 PM
Creamy,Sounds like you are progressing nicely and I am sure your recipe is going to turn out
fine given the details you laid out. I can however give you a few tips to help with the one
Posted in thread: DME sticks to bag, how to add? on 02-05-2013 at 01:18 PM
I don't use much DME, but was curious and asked this same question at a recent home-brew demo.
Haven't tried this but was told that DME dissolves pretty well in cool water, so you might be
able to avo...
Posted in thread: DME sticks to bag, how to add? on 02-04-2013 at 02:38 PM
I just dunk the open corner in the wort to get the clumps off the bag.