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Posted in thread: First batch bottled on 04-28-2013 at 08:28 PM
Try one after a week and see how it is. I opened one last night that I bottled a week ago and
dang was it was good! So good that I can't resist having another tonight. :mug:Congrats on your
Posted in thread: 2nd brew, first on propane on 04-28-2013 at 08:07 PM
Since your moving the pot to cool anyway bring the pot up to steeping temp on the stove then
move out to the burner for the boil. I started doing this to save on filling the propane tank,
it just made...
Posted in thread: First bottle day sucked on 03-30-2013 at 02:30 AM
It's tough, I bottled my third batch about two weeks ago and it was no easier than the first.
Well, I overfilled a lot fewer bottles, and I've learned to put each empty bottle in a bowl
Posted in thread: first brew (train wreck?) on 12-14-2012 at 01:48 PM
Thanks for the replies! I guess I'm worrying too much, LOL. I did search the site for infected
beer, saw some nasty photos. Mine never looked anything like that! Can't wait to bottle.:mug:
Posted in thread: Wedding Labels Using Labelizer on 12-13-2012 at 06:43 PM
Nice! I like the "I Do Brew" and "Ball and Chain Bock" in particular.
Posted in thread: first brew (train wreck?) on 12-12-2012 at 11:02 PM
Update: I racked the beer, per the kit instructions, the other day. Should be ready to bottle
in another 8-9 days.Ultimately, how will I know if it's all infected and whatnot? That's pretty
much my ma...
Posted in thread: first brew (train wreck?) on 12-04-2012 at 03:15 AM
I make it a habit to have small containers/bowls of the hop additions ready before the boil
starts.That's what I did. Palmer suggested it and it seemed like a good idea. There's so much
to keep track ...
Posted in thread: first brew (train wreck?) on 12-03-2012 at 07:35 PM
Congrats! Should turn out fine. My first batch was similar to yours.. to much worry that took
some of the fun out but not enough to stop my second batch the next weekend :rockin:.Funny, as
Posted in thread: first brew (train wreck?) on 12-03-2012 at 03:15 PM
sounds like my first time; sticky and nervous.:d
Posted in thread: first brew (train wreck?) on 12-03-2012 at 03:14 PM
Just wanted to thank everyone for their support and feedback. I know I have a lot to learn, and
I'm doing my best, lemme tell ya. A lot of it will just be learning by doing, of course.Anyway,