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Posted in thread: Hop Rhizomes on 11-19-2014 at 07:24 PM
I am looking at starting my hop garden next year and would like to pre-order rhizomes. Any
suggestions on a reputable dealer? Regarding my climate, I live in RI. Not sure if this
matters. I would like...
Posted in thread: Wort chiller vs. Ice Bath on 02-27-2012 at 04:34 PM
A wort chiller sounds like a great , albeit costly, idea. However, I prefer the sink ice batch
method myself. I wouldn't want to worry about dropping in a coiled chiller into my nice, fresh
Posted in thread: leftovers. heres what i have, what should i brew? on 02-27-2012 at 01:20 AM
staring at a pile of spare hops in my fridge that really should be used. have some liquid and
dry extract, figure i could whip up a quick easy 5 gallon batch to keg. low gravity maybe.
heres what i ha...
Posted in thread: Strain Before bottling? on 02-27-2012 at 01:14 AM
I put a hop bag over the end of my auto siphon, using a rubber band to hold in place.Yes, this
is a method I used yesterday. It worked brilliantly. Buy yourself a $10 racking cane. Don't
transfer by p...
Posted in thread: First screw up... boy.. with pic on 02-27-2012 at 12:13 AM
Not to be morbid, but, for your own health, switch to a plastic bucket. Easy to clean, use,
etc...My brother was killed by a glass carboy!:mad:
Posted in thread: Low OG plus a lot of time in the primary on 02-27-2012 at 12:10 AM
Curious, how much Liquid or dry extract did you use?
Posted in thread: Low OG plus a lot of time in the primary on 02-27-2012 at 12:08 AM
Hmmm..never heard of a situation like this. However, I would recommend not adding malt or
yeast. Was the airlock bubbling after brew day?
Posted in thread: bottle question on 02-27-2012 at 12:03 AM
Has ferm activity stopped?I would imagine it must have at this point in time.
Posted in thread: First dryhop in muslin bag: Will hops sink? on 02-26-2012 at 11:59 PM
i just toss them in without a bag and then cold crash for a few days on the porch.MY LBS said
cold crashing is not good if you plan on bottling because the yeast falls out as well, your
Posted in thread: bottle question on 02-26-2012 at 11:43 PM
You're good to go. A low O.G. like that should take two weeks tops .....