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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
Posted in thread: Thoughts on this IPA recipe on 07-07-2016 at 03:01 PM
Will 2 packets of yeast have the same drying out effect as adding sugar would do?NoThe yeast is
going to keep fermenting until all the fermentable sugars are gone. Adding more yeast won't
make them fe...
Posted in thread: Thoughts on this IPA recipe on 07-05-2016 at 08:52 PM
What would the pound of sugar impart on the final product, though? I'm wondering if I should
add a half a pound to my recipe, but afraid it would dry it out or impart some unwanted
tastes...The sugar ...
Posted in thread: Low OG on 07-02-2016 at 09:36 PM
The most likely reason is when you add the water to get your final 5 gallon volume, this water
is not getting completely mixed into the wort. So you have a top layer of wort that is a little
Posted in thread: Thoughts on this IPA recipe on 07-01-2016 at 03:24 PM
I think you're good with 1 pack yeast hydrated.If you like your IPAs, crisp and hoppy, west
coast style, you might also think about adding about 1 pound sugar near the end of the boil to
help it ferme...
Posted in thread: Need help -- Want to open my own brew shop on 06-23-2016 at 04:04 PM
I dunno?? Read a thread a while ago about some sort of change and clicked my bookmark, tested
it again just now I get 404 page not found.New ownership about a year ago. It's now owned by
Posted in thread: Bad Day for Sweetwater Brewing Co on 06-23-2016 at 03:18 AM
What are the thieves going to do with 3,000+ cases of beer?Now there's something you don't hear
asked on this forum much... like ever.