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Posted in thread: good beer gone bad on 08-21-2016 at 09:24 PM
Yeah, probably an infection, especially a bacteria called Acetobacter. It might just be a bad
bottle (didn't get cleaned well) but if the others also taste like this I would review your
Posted in thread: Whiskey infused Oak Cubes in Secondary on 08-21-2016 at 11:50 AM
I've done NBs version of this twice. I used 16 oz Bourbon and 2 oz medium oak cubes in
secondary for 2 & 4 months. I moved it to secondary because I use a plastic bucket for primary
and I'm worried it...
Posted in thread: When Should I But a New Fermenting bucket? on 08-21-2016 at 12:34 AM
I buy a new fermenting bucket when all my buckets are full and I want to brew another beer.
Posted in thread: Alabama regulators propose rule requiring craft brewers to collect data on customers on 08-13-2016 at 11:51 PM
The city is nicknamed "The Rocket City" for its close association with U.S. space missions.And
before that, Redstone Arsenal was home of the Army Ballistic Missile Agency, later to become
the Army Mis...
Posted in thread: Alabama regulators propose rule requiring craft brewers to collect data on customers on 08-08-2016 at 11:48 PM
As we like to say in GA .. "They're more than just an hour behind us in AL."But really, don't
you assume that the legislation was written by the BMC distributor lobbyists and several
hundred thousand ...
Posted in thread: Alabama regulators propose rule requiring craft brewers to collect data on customers on 08-07-2016 at 09:36 PM
Holy [email protected], and I thought we had it bad in Utah.I've never lived in Utah, but I spent 25 years
in Alabama and can confirm that it is indeed a state run by idiots. Exhibit A: homebrewing not
Posted in thread: Does Homebrewing lead to cancer? on 07-24-2016 at 12:32 PM
I am going to say yes, homebrew leads to cancer. You live longer if you homebrew because you
get to "enjoy life more" and the longer you live the more likely it is to get cancer,
Posted in thread: I Think Acid Malt Is Giving Me Allergies on 07-24-2016 at 12:23 PM
Lactic acid is present in a lot of foods -- yogurt, pickled vegetables, wine, sourdough bread,
etc. Have you noticed any problems with these? If not, maybe there is some other component to
the malt th...
Posted in thread: Looking for a summer beer on 07-11-2016 at 07:38 PM
BierMuncher's Centennial Blonde is really good. And easy. I just did an all-grain version but
here's the extract conversion. for a 5 gallon batch so for a 3 gallon, just multiply
everything by 0.6.By...
Posted in thread: Oscar Blues Mama's Yella Pils on 07-09-2016 at 11:57 AM
You nailed it.. The canned date was 10/4/2014Soooo I'll be checking that more carefully at the
local Ingles. I would probably mention it to one of the managers. I think some grocery stores