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Posted in thread: Cheat Sheet for Extract Kits? on 10-28-2013 at 10:53 PM
Your LHBS might have a "cheat sheet" for kits they keep on hand.You can always call or email
one of the larger outlets like Midwest or Northern Brewer to see what they have.
Posted in thread: tips to improve biab effeciency on 09-23-2013 at 11:35 PM
done my first biab brew yesterday and my effeciency was pretty bad at 55%, i didn really squeez
the bag that much for fear of tannings, could this be a problem? also i used pilsner malt and
did a 60 m...
Posted in thread: Replacement key for BM23 on 08-05-2013 at 11:12 PM
I don't have that kegorator . . .however, I would suggest contacting either the equipment
manufacturer or a licensed dealer. Generally, the locks on such equipment have a little number
printed on the ...
Posted in thread: Fining/gel added to primary? on 08-05-2013 at 11:10 PM
AFAIK, there is no reason not to add it in the primary bucket. It will work just as well as it
would in secondary.As far as the Oxygen thing goes, you won't get any more exposure to oxygen
by opening ...
Posted in thread: About to buy 1st kit... Advice? on 08-05-2013 at 07:19 PM
Hi Saeroner, As with Roastquake, your link did not work for me either.That being said, there
are a lot of options out there for great brewing kits.Personally, I recommend starting at a
Local Home Brew...
Posted in thread: Tequila barrel beer question - alcohol content on 07-24-2013 at 06:57 PM
Camping has it right . .. while there WILL be a slight increase in ABV, it will most likely be
too small to measure. Also, rinsing the barrel risks adding contaminants. . . i'd simply rack
into it and...
Posted in thread: Vanilla Bourbon Black Ale, major screw up? on 07-24-2013 at 06:39 PM
So I brewed a black ale and added 2 vanilla beans and a pint of Woodford Reserve to the
secondary and after racking it on top of that I noticed I've got about 5.5 gallons of what is
supposed to be a 5...
Posted in thread: Noob questions! on 07-22-2013 at 09:06 PM
I agree with the previous posters advice. This is a question on MoreBeer kit instructions. I am
not familiar with their instructions, but have experience with some other kits. Some kits come
Posted in thread: Amber ale hop schedule? on 07-18-2013 at 11:27 PM
We'd need to see the grain bill to know if you're properly balancing it with the hops. At first
glance, that looks pretty decent. . . but just to be sure, post the grains :)
Posted in thread: Kitchen brewing equipment on 07-18-2013 at 10:43 PM
It WILL ferment, but I don't know that a 1 gallon batch will allow for a proper C02 layer in a
5 gallon bucket. Thus you could end up with oxidation. I recommend using a smaller bucket . . .
but a gla...