Last Activity:11-06-2012 1:29 PM
Posted in thread: You still buy Beer on 10-08-2012 at 12:16 PM
I buy beer for the bottles. My LHBS sells 12 empty bottles for $12.. I can go to the store and
buy 12 bottles of Widmir Bros Hefe with beer in them for $13. So for the same price as the
empty bottles ...
Posted in thread: Confusion from HBS on 10-08-2012 at 12:06 PM
Ok,the op said the instructions describe it as a 23L batch. That equals 6.072 US gallons. 5
gallons is about 19L. Get your measurements straight,folks. I have a few pages of
Posted in thread: Confusion from HBS on 10-08-2012 at 12:01 PM
You did things pretty much the same way I did. I am not one to worry about the color of the
beer as of right now I just want a good drinkable beer.I left it in primary for about 5 days
them moved it t...
Posted in thread: which pot to get, can't decide on 10-07-2012 at 01:02 PM
I have a huge enamel canning kettle that I used till this week. There is nothing wrong with it
I just found a nice stainless pot on sale so my brew today will be in the shiny new pot.
Posted in thread: You still buy Beer on 10-07-2012 at 12:52 PM
My husband and I drink mostly what we brew. From what I read on here I am beginning to think I
am the odd wife lol I brew the beer for my husband and he makes wine. This is a hobby we both
enjoy, I ge...
Posted in thread: Just wondering...... on 10-07-2012 at 12:26 PM
I have recipes in a note book and keep track of every thing in the note book.If i have more
than one brew going at a time (and I usually do) I put a post it note on the fermenter or
secondary with the...
Posted in thread: Confusion from HBS on 10-07-2012 at 12:18 PM
I have made that kit my self, mine finished out at 5%. It is a good beer but not as light in
color as u expect it to be. It is great with a slice of lime in it like Corona.78631Sorry my
pic turned out...
Posted in thread: want more kick to my brew on 10-07-2012 at 10:35 AM
Decided to go ahead and bottle this brew instead of doing secondary. If I figured the alcohol
right it finished out at about 7%. It had a nice taste to it just needs to carb up.
Posted in thread: want more kick to my brew on 10-06-2012 at 10:22 AM
Gonna be moving this brew to the secondary today, have to test the gravity and see what it is
because I haven't touched it since I added the malt.
Posted in thread: Coffee Drinkers on 10-04-2012 at 06:45 PM
I usually start my day with around 8 shots of Geovalia(probly spelled wrong) espresso that I
grind my self with a little milk then brew a pot of French Roast or Columbian coffee. I drink
coffee most o...