Last Activity:06-03-2013 12:43 PM
Posted in thread: Problem with fermentation?? on 04-09-2013 at 11:34 PM
I made an ipa a few days ago. OG of 1.070. I usually double pitch wyeast or white labs but
didn't this time and didn't make a starter. When I put the white labs in it came out clumped in
the primary a...
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping on 03-07-2013 at 03:45 PM
Just an update to the floating hop issue. Tried to transfer to the bottling bucket with the
hops on top and it was a mess. Even ended up getting hops in some of the bottles. Will wait
longer next time...
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping on 03-02-2013 at 04:22 PM
Thanks for the info. I dry hopped while in the secondary so active ferm was complete. Im gonna
bottle it today so I guess I'll find out soon enough.
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping on 03-02-2013 at 12:56 AM
I dry hopped an IPA about seven days ago with about 1 1/2 oz of pellet hops. They broke apart
and have formed a "hop cake" about a half inch thick on top of the fermenting beer. Is this
normal or shou...
Posted in thread: Yeast Nutrient on 01-18-2013 at 04:51 PM
Thanks for the info, gonna brew tonight or tomorrow. Maybe I'll try it out.
Posted in thread: Yeast Nutrient on 01-18-2013 at 02:23 PM
I've heard some people use 1 tsp/gallon. Too much?
Posted in thread: Yeast Nutrient on 01-18-2013 at 02:10 PM
Im doing an extract IPA using wyeast greenbelt. Maybe I'll give it a shot.
Posted in thread: Yeast Nutrient on 01-18-2013 at 01:41 PM
Was wondering about yeast nutrient and if its worth putting in the beer. If I do add it, at
what stage should I put it in?
Posted in thread: No Carb on 12-15-2012 at 11:09 AM
Steber - two were high gravity, the wee heavy and winter. I double pitched those. Temp is
around 70º - 72º. Seems I just need a little more patience. Thanks for the info eveyone.
Posted in thread: No Carb on 12-15-2012 at 12:30 AM
Been extract brewing for about four years now and never had carbonation issues. Bottled four
cases, two three weeks ago, and two, two weeks ago and they have no carb. Did everything the
same as I alwa...