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Posted in thread: 2 questions about lagering and OG on 01-31-2013 at 10:38 AM
2. What yeast did you use?
Posted in thread: Lager and Ale yeast combined on 01-31-2013 at 10:01 AM
I don't know if it's combined.But i'd try and ferment this at 18 - 20 C anyway.A lager yeast
will perform at ale temperatures as well (though you'd get some more esters etc. at
Posted in thread: My first batch seems bitter on 01-31-2013 at 09:53 AM
You probably haven't done anything wrong.IPA's are supposed to be bitter.I've done this kit
once, and experienced the beer to taste "green" the first couple of weeks.After about 3-4 weeks
in the bottl...
Posted in thread: Burned, bitter taste on 10-26-2012 at 05:26 PM
By the way, I know somebody from Bergen! She went to Emerson College with me in Boston. I
really want to visit Norway sometimeAnyway - here are a few possible questions you should ask
yourself1. Was t...
Posted in thread: Burned, bitter taste on 10-26-2012 at 05:22 PM
No-boil kit, yes. I didn't boil it.I boiled some water and then dissovled Cooper's Brew
Enhancer 1 in it (with the pot off the heat).I heated the Coopers can in hot water for 10
minutes before adding ...
Posted in thread: Burned, bitter taste on 10-26-2012 at 05:16 PM
Ok. Cause i had the same experience with a Muntons Continental Pilsner, except the whole batch
was like that. Not only some of the bottles.Initially, I thought it was supposed to taste like
that, and ...
Posted in thread: Burned, bitter taste on 10-26-2012 at 05:04 PM
Hi!I've done Coopers Brewmaster Pilsner a couple of times now.It has turned out great, though
it needed some time maturing. After about 3-4 months it was very good.My last brew of this
Posted in thread: Didn't clean the bottles!!! on 06-15-2012 at 11:21 PM
Worked out just fine. The beer was indeed very drinkable :)
Posted in thread: Didn't clean the bottles!!! on 04-12-2012 at 08:09 PM
Puh...thanks guys! Then there is hope :)
Posted in thread: Didn't clean the bottles!!! on 04-12-2012 at 07:10 PM
Did I just make a huge beginners mistake?The bottles I use have not been used for bottle
conditioning, but they have had beer in them.I soaked them in hot water (also had hot water in
the bottles and ...