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Posted in thread: Fermenting temperature question on 11-04-2012 at 12:22 PM
Rick, The beer initially ended up with an "Apple Cider" flavor. This was my first beer, so I
was very eager to get it serving as soon as possible. I kegged it and force carbed it. I did
not realize th...
Posted in thread: Priming sugar advice on 06-12-2012 at 11:40 PM
He already added the priming sugar.
Posted in thread: Priming sugar advice on 06-12-2012 at 07:30 PM
Not without knowing a lot more information. You can calculate how much CO2 should be produced
by the amount of sugar you added. However, to know WHEN that CO2 is being produced so you can
stop it is a...
Posted in thread: Priming sugar advice on 06-12-2012 at 01:16 PM
Assuming this is an ale, you can also toss that keg into the fridge to stop the carbonation
Posted in thread: Help with carbonation on 06-12-2012 at 01:15 PM
You might find this chart helpful:
Posted in thread: Two kegs in and I'm sold using syrups for variety rocks! on 06-07-2012 at 08:43 PM
They just specify a 1 / 6 ratio. So, for 16 oz that would be 2.6 oz of syrup, and then filled
up with carbonated water. If you want more flavor, I would us 3-3.5 oz. -Matt
Posted in thread: Two kegs in and I'm sold using syrups for variety rocks! on 06-07-2012 at 07:19 PM
You are still using less syrup than specified by Prarie Moon. Tom, and many of us, prefer less
syrup. You may not. 4 tablespoons = 2 oz. You are using 2 oz + 16 oz water, or 2oz of syrup for
an 18oz d...
Posted in thread: Another foamy keg thread on 05-15-2012 at 03:19 PM
I'd start with disassembling everything, cleaning it all, and checking for a blockage of some
form. I can't think of anything else that would cause a mid-pour foam.
Posted in thread: 3 full kegs and only 2 gas lines...Is it OK to take a keg off CO2 for a while? on 04-30-2012 at 12:55 AM
As DannPM said, no problems at all. Do it all the time....:)
Posted in thread: 1st time kegging issue - beer not coming out on 04-28-2012 at 08:03 PM
You've tried everything I was thinking of as i was reading your post. Soak the picnic tap and
connector in some hot water and see if you can't clean it a little bit. Maybe something clogged