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Posted in thread: Who prefers bottling over kegging? on 01-10-2014 at 12:50 AM
Bottling is not bad, and I don't think anyone is trying to say it is; and in some cases it has
advantages over kegging. I think we can all agree that both kegging and bottling have benefits.
What I am...
Posted in thread: Sweet Stout Stuck? on 01-08-2014 at 08:44 PM
I bottled mine at 1.03 and it certainly needed a bit of ageing, but otherwise came out fine
after a few weeks. If you add lactose your beer is going to have a higher FG by design, and
that number seem...
Posted in thread: Who prefers bottling over kegging? on 01-08-2014 at 08:38 PM
There seems to be a trend here, from what I can see there are two types of people in the world:
People who have not kegged and therefor believe bottling is perfectly finePeople who have
kegged and kno...
Posted in thread: Questions about shipping homebrew... on 01-08-2014 at 04:29 AM
I've shipped before. I wouldn't use USPS as it's illegal flat out. UPS and fedex from my
understanding was more grey area. As for the actual packaging, I would make sure and put your
beer bottles in z...
Posted in thread: Infected? on 01-08-2014 at 04:26 AM
Looks totally fine. I've never had an infection, but smell is kind of useless I think. Some
really tasty beer has smelled god awful during fermentation. From what I have seen taste is the
only really ...
Posted in thread: Who prefers bottling over kegging? on 01-03-2014 at 01:04 AM
People keep saying the only kegging downside is space and cost. Those are a couple big ones,
but what about the extra work? How long does it take to clean a keg and the lines? What about
Posted in thread: Who prefers bottling over kegging? on 01-03-2014 at 12:50 AM
If you forget about time to drink, and money, there is no reason to bottle as a primary way to
carb your beer. If nothing else it's a huge investment in time and energy to wash and sanitize
all those ...
Posted in thread: What's your biggest non brewing hobby? on 01-03-2014 at 12:44 AM
Anything computer related. I am a network admin, and have been a programmer and web designer as
well. Plus video games :D
Posted in thread: How do you tell a guy his beer SUCKS on 12-01-2013 at 10:00 PM
Assuming you are giving them to a good group of people you may be suffering from a bit of
denial if everyone hates the beer you make. I've certainly had picky people not like some kinds
based on taste...
Posted in thread: Fruit beer... how long in secondary? on 11-21-2013 at 08:44 PM
Even if there is no max time for the fruit to rot since it will be sitting in alcohol, I
imagine there is a point where the fruit has no more flavor to give. My guess is it's long
before 6 months, in ...