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Posted in thread: Aerating a yeast starter on 01-27-2007 at 10:24 PM
It seems that the greatest benifit of a stir plate is introducing plenty of oxygen into the
starter. Is there any reason why using an aquarium pump on and off for several hours wouldnt
have the same e...
Posted in thread: yeast starter with dry yeast? on 01-27-2007 at 10:17 PM
Does anyone make yeast starters for dry yeast?From what I've been told... The purpose of a
starter is to get as many yeastes with good cell walls as possible.I've heard the dry packs
don't need starte...
Posted in thread: New Pouring Technique on 06-13-2006 at 06:15 PM
I think you missed some sexual innuendo.....;) I know! Pretty hard topic not to.
Posted in thread: New Pouring Technique on 06-11-2006 at 07:23 AM
Is there truly such a thing?It's funny, when I started brewing... the head was important. It
looks good, but now it's just a waste of time. Gets in my way!Ok, Ok, I still pour with a head
Posted in thread: New Pouring Technique on 06-09-2006 at 01:53 PM
That wouldn't work for me as I tilt my Hefe Weizen glasses when pouring.;)Yeah, he loses points
in my book for too much head!
Posted in thread: New Pouring Technique on 06-09-2006 at 01:27 PM
Posted in thread: How to Brew... on 06-08-2006 at 07:35 PM
Sheesh - I'm an idiot... completely forgot to post the link. Yeah, that's it. I can confirm
thats the 3rd edition... have it in hand. So far I'm really impressed with it.Cool, I didn't
read anywhere o...
Posted in thread: How to Brew... on 06-08-2006 at 07:28 PM
John Palmer's "How to Brew" - 3rd edition is now available at Amazon.com for $12.97. Seemed
like a good deal and thought I'd pass it along My copy arrived just a few minutes ago...Is this
it? to Brew...
Posted in thread: ARGGGGG! Not enough bottles on 06-08-2006 at 05:41 PM
If it comes down to it, I can do a two hour road trip to buy a case or three of bottles, I
guessMake sure you call ahead. My LHBS sometimes doesn't have any bottles. Rare, but you know
Posted in thread: Too much yeast? on 06-08-2006 at 05:26 PM
I'm a novice. Have brewed about 9 batches so far all with good results.I'm still trying to get
over the... I'm a novice part. 9 batches. :D