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Posted in thread: A lager that doesn't get lagered?? on 07-11-2009 at 02:13 AM
+1 mbirdA lot of kits are tailored to appeal to noobs who are not yet aware of the differences
in producing between lagers and ales. They make kits that mimic the beer they are
Posted in thread: A lager that doesn't get lagered?? on 07-11-2009 at 02:09 AM
The difference is the yeast (lager yeast) and the fermentation temperature. What type of yeast
are you going to use? A lager should be fermented with a lager strain of yeast in the low to
mid 50'sf. a...
Posted in thread: A lager that doesn't get lagered?? on 07-11-2009 at 01:56 AM
I recently purchased a "German Oktoberfest" dry-malt extract ingredient kit online. I have a
cream stout just about ready to bottle in a couple more days, and then I was hoping to move on
to brew the ...
Posted in thread: Use of wine bottles for beer on 07-05-2009 at 08:18 PM
Good point ChshreCat......perhaps I will hold on to them. Hate to waste good bottles.
Posted in thread: Use of wine bottles for beer on 07-05-2009 at 08:09 PM
Thanks....to the recycling center they go. Save a little room in the garage too.I'll have to
start drinking more cheap champagne! LOL Mike
Posted in thread: Use of wine bottles for beer on 07-05-2009 at 08:01 PM
This may be an oft asked question, but I didn't come across any posts that completely answered
my question.I'm relatively new to brewing (only a couple batches) but thus far I've had good