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Posted in thread: Stone to layoff employees on 10-14-2016 at 08:10 PM
Overly saturated market, way more choices available and it's overpriced! Twelve packs of Stone
IPA are $23 where I live..
Posted in thread: Bottling valve on fermentation vessel - should I worry about contamination? on 10-07-2016 at 02:38 PM
Get a spray bottle and fill it with Star San. Spray the outside and inside of the valve before
and after every sampling.Exactly this.....I also spray a piece of aluminum foil and ball it up
Posted in thread: I hate bottling... on 10-04-2016 at 05:15 PM
I keg but started out bottling (with bottling bucket etc) and still bottle occasional smaller
batches. What I did to make things easier when bottling now:1. Installed a spigot on my primary
Posted in thread: Cascade and EKG Combo on 07-21-2016 at 02:44 PM
Looking to make a pale ale with and Cascade and EKG. Small bittering charge at 60 then an ounce
each of Cascade and EKG at 10 minutes and flameout. Anyone have any experience with this hop
Posted in thread: Lunch hour brewing on 06-14-2016 at 04:14 PM
Take a look at this video from Basic Brewing. I did a similar brew back in March and cut the
specialty grains out (you could leave them, not really a time strain) - so it was basically
light DME and h...
Posted in thread: Most overrated home-brew topics? on 06-14-2016 at 03:41 PM
Any threads discussing the use of fancy overpriced beer guns and oxygenation wands. IMO, both
are extremely overrated and unnecessary on the 5-10 gallon homebrew front.
Posted in thread: IPA hater wants to reform! on 06-06-2016 at 06:44 PM
Am I the only one craving an IPA right now??Beat me to it - have read every reply and am
salivating for an IPA right now!
Posted in thread: bottling directly from fermenter? on 03-30-2016 at 05:12 PM
Sure, I've bottled directly from the fermenter (big mouth bubbler with spigot) before without
issue. I cut a small piece of hose and connected it to the spigot then connected the hose to a
Posted in thread: Still making bad beer after 30+ batches. on 03-29-2016 at 04:29 PM
This is definitely a stretch but something that I recently came across and adjusted favorably.
You mention you have well water that is very hard - are you using this water to mix your star
san? I've r...
Posted in thread: The last straw bottle filler on 11-24-2015 at 09:08 PM
In my experiences a beer gun is a complete overpriced gadget and a waste of money. I routinely
fill bottles from the keg using just the party tap (nothing attached) and haven't experienced
any loss of...