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Posted in thread: CO2 Leak During Force Carbonation on 01-26-2015 at 03:56 PM
One thing you ought to do is to verify that your kegs have the right posts and poppets on them.
When I first started kegging, I bought some used Cornelius kegs that, unknown to me, had
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 01-25-2015 at 07:14 PM
Just last night I was in a bar drinking an ipa, and this guy next to me chatted me up. After
questioning me about the ipa, he proceeded to tell me about how he and his buddy in the Navy
went around th...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 01-24-2015 at 02:17 PM
Just last night from a friend while drinking a Labatt's Blue: "I hate lagers"When I informed
him that he was drinking one, he said: "No, lagers are like Sam Adams"
Posted in thread: brewing extract getting PM numbers on 01-19-2015 at 04:03 AM
I never knew this and the guy who introduced me to brewing always did extract/steeping grains
but would hold the steep 60m at ~150 just because that's what he did, and I **ALWAYS** wondered
Posted in thread: brewing extract getting PM numbers on 01-18-2015 at 04:16 PM
This is one of those mysteries that I grappled with early on, as so many others have. Why is
mashing different than steeping?Steeping grains (caramel/crystal malts and roasted grains,
etc.) don't requ...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 01-18-2015 at 02:52 PM
beer is salad bread. and it's more healthy than regular salad or bread on its' own. especially
since you don't have to waste all that precious energy chewing it. what if robot ninja zombies
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 01-13-2015 at 09:14 PM
"Spaztic Colon in the Garage""Olestera Lunch Bunch""Butt Vomit""C**kslap in the Kitchen"I stand
in shame before the master of band names!!!! ;)
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 01-13-2015 at 02:34 AM
Serious question...where do sugar alcohols like xylitol and sorbitol fit in? I know they have
fewer calories, that they are mostly indigestible (although bacteria in our colon can break
them down, hen...
Posted in thread: Dry hopping question - Fermentation came back on 01-12-2015 at 04:12 PM
Thanks for the replies.Even if the activity is not because of fermentation, there is CO2
escaping the fermenter. Isn't it taking the aromas intended by dry hopping out of my beer? How
can this be fixe...
Posted in thread: Dry hopping question - Fermentation came back on 01-12-2015 at 06:24 AM
Airlock activity, or lack thereof, isn't a dependable indicator of fermentation. In this case
the increase in temperature is probably the reason for resumed airlock activity. Measuring the