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Posted in thread: What exactly does refrigerating a homebrew do? on 09-26-2016 at 08:03 PM
I wouldn't expect hop flavor to fade that quickly, nor oxidation kick in just like that.The Co2
thing: you mention "soft carbonation" which could be unfinished carbing. It takes some times
for the Co2...
Posted in thread: Liquor laws. Whats up with that? on 09-26-2016 at 07:55 PM
So, I've moved around a lot recently and the vastly different laws for alcohol are very strange
to me. Now some of these may have changed recently, but as of the last time I was thereTN : No
sales on ...
Posted in thread: What exactly does refrigerating a homebrew do? on 09-26-2016 at 07:46 PM
Refrigerating will slow down the changes in a beer over time. It helps dissolve Co2. If you
drink it cold, it will numb the tongue a bit and mute flavors.Is it possible that there were
other factors i...
Posted in thread: When to bottle? on 09-19-2016 at 05:00 PM
Is there any draw back to bottling earlier? I've already hit my FG one week in.. Seems silly to
let it sit another week and a half. I bottle condition for about 4 weeks according to the
recipe after F...
Posted in thread: 2.5g All Grain Kit Sellers??? on 08-25-2016 at 07:24 PM
Northern Brewer sells a handful of 3 gallon kits. They are BIAB/all-grain.
Posted in thread: Buying liquid yeast from LHBS in the heat on 07-22-2016 at 03:22 PM
From the website:Question: How does White Labs ship its yeast?Answer: For commercial customers
and stores, White Labs offers FedEx shipping to most locations and FedEx International Priority
Posted in thread: Bitterness or alcohol overwhelm flavor & aroma (or did I just mis judge this recipe)? on 07-20-2016 at 03:40 PM
The hop pellets were individually wrapped and sealedWow, seems like ridiculous overkill. And
how many bottles have you drunk so far? Taste can be greatly affected by what else you've eaten
and some ot...
Posted in thread: Improving Alcohol Content: Cooper's Draught Beer Kit on 07-18-2016 at 02:53 PM
So what would happen if I double every ingredient but keep the same amount of waterIdeally, it
will double the alcohol level. The reason it might not is, you never know how well it will
attenuate. If ...
Posted in thread: Fresh Wort Kit?? on 07-13-2016 at 08:22 PM
These are like The Brewhouse kits (or Festa Brew, as someone mentioned). This page has some
suggested hacks to the kits, which you may be able to use. Of course, you could do something
similar with a ...
Posted in thread: To bottle, or not to bottle? on 07-11-2016 at 02:24 PM
OK, but be careful. The ABVs listed aren't guaranteed, and it's possible the yeast is still
working (which would explain the bubbling). If this is true, you'll have bottle bombs. However,
the fact tha...