Last Activity:03-01-2007 2:51 AM
Posted in thread: Stuck Fermentation Thread #879 on 02-28-2007 at 12:12 AM
Just my thoughts on pitching yeast into a stuck fermentation. When you add yeast into an
allready half fermented wort, your pitching the yeast into a toxic environment. The yeast eat
the yummy suggars...
Posted in thread: Beer Machine - Good Use and Good Recipe on 02-24-2007 at 07:51 PM
Actually, I picked another one up at Bed Bath and Beyond last month. Somebody gave it to their
alcoholic friend for Christmas and he was smart enough to take it back for a refund.That's just
funny to ...
Posted in thread: Most likely a dumb question about brewing on 02-20-2007 at 11:23 PM
I hear you Orfy but you have to admit a system in which 10 is the factor rather than our
plethora of factors (5,280ft/mile, 1760 yards/ mile, 128 oz/ gallon etc) is a heck of a lot
more simple. Unless...
Posted in thread: Most likely a dumb question about brewing on 02-20-2007 at 10:54 PM
I'm in Kennesaw Ga Orfy. I was just picturing myself handling 45 lbs of boiling hot wort myself
and and having it spill.
Posted in thread: Most likely a dumb question about brewing on 02-20-2007 at 10:35 PM
I'll bet 30L of spilled boiled wort would be the end of a man's feet.
Posted in thread: Most likely a dumb question about brewing on 02-20-2007 at 10:26 PM
How do people boil 30L of wort? Will a kitchen stove do it?
Posted in thread: Malt vs Dextrose priming on 02-20-2007 at 09:35 PM
Will using malt extract for priming vs dextrose give any appreciable difference in the flavor
of beer? If it does, I would like to know how much DME would be used to replace the 5 oz of
dextrose for a...
Posted in thread: Yeast question on 02-18-2007 at 02:35 PM
How long can yeast remain alive once activated? If the fermentable sugars are gone after a
week, how do the yeast remain alive during the 2 week secondary stage without any food source?
Posted in thread: New to homebrew on 02-06-2007 at 12:19 AM
Hey Allen where in Ga are you and welcome there is lot of good info on here...I live in
Kennesaw (the only city in the us to have a law requiring residents to own a firearm :) ) My
airlock bubbles ver...
Posted in thread: New to homebrew on 02-04-2007 at 10:31 PM
Hello, Allen from Ga here. I bought myself a true brew kit and an amber ingredient kit Saturday
and wasted no time getting the batch started. I have a little over a case of becks and harp