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Posted in thread: Dry "Herbing" experiment on 02-21-2013 at 05:28 PM
Try it. My guess is that it will come out just fine. Wash the herbs you add first, but don't
douse them in any sort of noxious chemical.
Posted in thread: my double black ipa label, thoughts? on 02-21-2013 at 05:20 PM
I'd replace "that fell into the dark abyss" with "that crossed the event horizon."Also, use a
different typeface for the text, so it stands out better.
Posted in thread: CO Breweries & Corny Kegs on 06-15-2012 at 08:55 PM
Why not just call them and ask? My guess would be no, they'd want you buy sanke kegs full of
their beer. If you're buying commercial beer anyway, why not just get the proper fitting for
Posted in thread: Can I existing yeast cake for a new batch on 06-15-2012 at 08:46 PM
I've done it with success, where I moved one batch to secondary and brewed a second immediately
thereafter. Both batches were of the same style, though. You obviously can't do this if you
need a diffe...
Posted in thread: Arduino controlled fermentation chamber on 06-04-2012 at 11:05 PM
Curious: Why use an Arduino Mega and not a regular arduino? Just what you had on hand?Really
neat, though. I used a fridge with some bad control parts for my arduino-controlled
Posted in thread: Teenagers in house - how to secure kegs? on 05-22-2012 at 10:28 PM
Normally with beer you can tell if sneaky teens are doing away with them because they disappear
from the fridge, but with kegs in a fridge it's not as easy to notice a few missing here or
there. We ha...
Posted in thread: Keg Swaps / Guest Taps on 05-22-2012 at 10:16 PM
I like the guest tap idea.Holy crap, though, six ten-gallon batches at a time? Do you have tons
of totally wicked parties or something? Sixty gallons would last me an awfully long time with
only me dr...
Posted in thread: Added ALL the extract *after* the boil. Was this a terrible mistake?? on 05-11-2012 at 09:11 PM
Do you mean that you boiled just water and Hops for 60 minutes ?!HectorIf you used steeping
grains, you'd have done that part prior to the boil.
Posted in thread: Sierra Nevada Old Chico (crystal wheat) now in cans. on 05-09-2012 at 07:33 PM
I think Stone charges more than $4 per bomber at the brewery.Surely not. That's about what it
costs at grocery stores here in Texas.
Posted in thread: My EB Build thread - it's going to take some work! on 05-09-2012 at 02:31 PM
What's the deal? Dig 12' down and you hit oil?Yeah, but then the oil leaks into your basement.
:(Seriously, though, you hit the bedrock in my back yard if you dig more than about 3 feet.