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Posted in thread: Opinions on this 80 qt. kettle? on 12-08-2009 at 04:44 AM
So I'm thinking of making the jump to 10 gallon batches and all grain at the same time.As such,
I'm in the market for a kettle. I don't ever want to have to buy a kettle again. Will I be
Posted in thread: Beer losing carbonation, why? on 08-27-2009 at 02:02 PM
Couple more details:I force carbed for 7 days at 18 psi based on the ambient of 54 at the time
(2.3 V). Since that time, I have moved to the 42-45 temp and dropped the line pressure to 10
psi based on...
Posted in thread: Beer losing carbonation, why? on 08-27-2009 at 05:43 AM
Ok. So I tried searching the threads and could not find an answer that fit.I am brand spanking
new to kegging. As such, I went the lazy way and chose the set it and forget it method. I used
Posted in thread: Basement Brewery Project on 08-01-2009 at 03:56 PM
+1 for babysitting methods. Why not build another crib in the brew room? You'd never have to
Posted in thread: Good beer in Michigan? on 07-17-2009 at 02:30 AM
You can also pick up some cans from Keewenaw Brewing Company out of da UP. They just released
their "Black Widow" which is an odd sensation. Dark like a porter, tastes like a light
brown.Also, don't k...
Posted in thread: Another Keezer built! on 07-16-2009 at 04:15 AM
Looks really nice, love the way the dark stain brings out the grain pattern.What kind of
freezer did that start as?
Posted in thread: Yet another Michigander on 07-15-2009 at 12:12 AM
Welcome from Holly!
Posted in thread: First brew today on 07-09-2009 at 12:01 AM
Dropping it in the bucket works, and for added help, give the hydrometer a spin. This will
sometimes help remove the bubbles in the very near vicinity of the hydro.I use a turkey baster
and a sample c...
Posted in thread: Logo Attempt #1 on 07-08-2009 at 11:52 PM
Thanks for all the good feedback, ya'll. I'll take it to heart. I was designing the logo and it
appears that I even forgot about putting in room for a beer. DOH!
Posted in thread: Logo Attempt #1 on 07-01-2009 at 04:16 AM
So I've been working on a logo. SWMBO and I enjoy da UP and actually everything that has been
great in my life has happened north of the 45th parallel. As such, I'm calling my "brewery"
45th and North...