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  • Posted in thread: beer gone bad on 06-21-2006 at 08:03 PM
    Monk, The guys at Stienfillers said the same thing aeration problem. And I must have gotten
    some contaminants in there as well. Oh well, live and learn. I will be doing another in a
    couple weeks.

  • Posted in thread: beer gone bad on 06-20-2006 at 10:21 PM
    :mad: I am not sure what happened but...I brewed a Hefeweizen on the 4th of June. Everything
    went fine. I let it sit in the primary for 6 days. Then racked to secondary. I check the
    gravity a found it...

  • Posted in thread: My Assistant Brewmaster on 06-15-2006 at 06:35 PM
    Cheese good looking kid! ;) It's been a long time since mine was that little.

  • Posted in thread: Seconday Airlock ??? on 06-14-2006 at 03:01 AM
    I checked the airlock and pushed in a little bit further and the bubbles started up again.
    Thanks ChillHayze for the advice.

  • Posted in thread: Seconday Airlock ??? on 06-13-2006 at 09:52 PM
    I didn't keep the entire recipe. But it had 1 lb of grain 6lbs. of LME and I added about 1/4 lb
    of Candy sugar.

  • Posted in thread: Seconday Airlock ??? on 06-13-2006 at 08:32 PM
    I brewed a Hefewweizen on the 4th of June, racked to secondary on the 10th of june and at that
    point took a reading. It went from 1.050 to 1.026I thought it was done until I saw that. I
    pitched dry ye...

  • Posted in thread: Los Angeles Home Brew Stores? on 06-02-2006 at 02:31 PM
    I have a business trip to Utah next week and won't get in till late Friday.Let's all keep in
    touch and see if we can do it in the upcoming weeks.

  • Posted in thread: Los Angeles Home Brew Stores? on 06-01-2006 at 11:44 PM
    will do Brewsmith. I may go over this Sunday. I am bottling my Kolsch tonight and need to get
    something in the Primary.

  • Posted in thread: Commercial Labels on 06-01-2006 at 04:35 PM
    There are some threads about it, the easiest way is to soak the bottles in ammonia and water.
    They will slide rightoff. I leave mine overnight.

  • Posted in thread: Is shipping beer legal? on 06-01-2006 at 01:13 PM
    That's what I do. I just wrap with bubble wrap and ship away.No harm no foul!:mug:

Primary: Empty Secondry: Empty Bottle conditioning: West Coast Pale Ale (AHS) Bottle conditoning: SteinFillers Kolsch Drinking: Store bought Next up: Amber Ale Next up: ? "A woman drove me to drink and I didn't even have the decency to thank her." --W.C. Fields--