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Posted in thread: Ginger beer plant on 08-28-2012 at 12:43 PM
Thanks for the help. Let's see if I got this right...I spread it out across a coffee filter on
top of a cooling rack, with another filter on top, and had a box fan (from across the room)
Posted in thread: Ginger beer plant on 08-25-2012 at 11:20 AM
When I had access to true GBP (the ones that came from www.gingerbeerplant.net) and are the
size of the pearl-sized medication you would find inside a gelatin medication capsule, maybe
the size of aci...
Posted in thread: Beer Labelizer - Label Generator on 02-08-2012 at 03:41 PM
If you are looking for anti static labels you should give this website a look. - Seems like
you could reach out to the beer cling guys....Your designs + Their printed vinyl re-usable
labels = Winner...
Posted in thread: Growing Hops Near Chicago on 01-09-2012 at 09:17 PM
Depends on the biodiversity in and around your field. Japanese beetles are the most
indiscriminate, but many of the other issues like aphids, mildew/rust/etc have more to do with
the health of the pla...
Posted in thread: Interpretation of City Water Quality Report on 01-05-2012 at 04:25 PM
Yes, the imbalance is over 1.4 mEq/L. What you are missing are the concentrations of the ions
that are not reported (F,Al,Fe,Mn,Cu, NH4, NO2, NO3, K...) but these won't amount to anything
near 1.4 mEq...
Posted in thread: Interpretation of City Water Quality Report on 01-05-2012 at 02:26 PM
I live in Elgin, IL and the city posts a nice Water Quality report which contains (I think)
everything I need to know, but I need some help to interpret (as I am no chemist).The actual
report is at: H...
Posted in thread: Can you Brew It recipe for Firestone Walker - Walker's Reserve on 12-22-2011 at 10:21 PM
So, how did this go for those that brewed it? I am planning to brew this tomorrow as Walker's
Reserve is also my favorite porter available right now...
Posted in thread: Recipe critique please: pumpkin wheat ale on 10-09-2010 at 07:08 PM
Hey - How'd this turn out?? I am venturing down a similar path and looking for more recipe
Posted in thread: Breaking point of bottles- carbonation on 05-03-2010 at 08:55 PM
Is there any more risk in using 22 oz. bombers for highly carbonated beer? I plan to bottle my
Duvel-esque recipe this week, and only have a few Belgian bottles (and no corks), but an ample
supply of ...
Posted in thread: Best commercial beer bottles for homebrew on 11-25-2009 at 05:28 PM
I agree with all of these (I have numerous Sam Adams and New Belgium, and one case of
Budweiser). Althought all three of these have embossed logos in the glass. Many microbrews use
plain glass bottles...