Last Activity:08-19-2013 8:23 AM
Posted in thread: First brew failed, trying again 30 years later... on 04-25-2013 at 05:34 PM
Today was the Big Day!I popped the top on the first bottle of my IPA brew.Must say I was very
trepidacious and didn't have high hopes..But was pleasantly surprised! Good clear amber color,
nice head, ...
Posted in thread: Soda Stream on 04-05-2013 at 02:49 AM
Try a local Staples store for C02 refills. Around here, theyare the only place to get the
larger tank size.So am I correct in assuming that if anything other than plainwater is used to
be carbonated, ...
Posted in thread: carbon knives and care... on 02-04-2013 at 04:55 AM
Get some Scotch scrubbie and sponge combos.Make sure the scrubbie is the green one, not the
blue one.When your knife gets discolored, give it a good scrub with thegreen scrubbie and it
will clean it r...
Posted in thread: Ruthless RYE on 02-03-2013 at 02:58 AM
I rather liked last year's better. Seemed to have more "bite" toit.
Posted in thread: First brew failed, trying again 30 years later... on 02-02-2013 at 03:43 AM
My wife got me a book by Snyder on Homebrewing along with the kit.Gave a decent overview, and
is mostly recipes for brews, which isfine with me. But I will still look up Palmer's book.Being
a geeky ne...
Posted in thread: First brew failed, trying again 30 years later... on 02-01-2013 at 03:02 AM
Another newbie here, from New Albany, IN!First tried my hand brewing beer back in college in
NC... which waslike 1982! What a failure... the mash boiled over, and my puppychewed the
airlock on my ferm...