Last Activity:11-26-2015 3:04 PM
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Posted in thread: Stepping up wild cider yeast for a beer on 11-26-2015 at 05:15 AM
sorry to say that the beer wort with wild yeast from apples did not go so well. The yeast that
fermented the apple juice was far more accustomed to the simple sugars of the raw apples we
used for cide...
Posted in thread: Best Portable C02 Option? on 11-23-2015 at 06:54 PM
Haven't done it yet but planning on using the paintball pin valve with regulator. For ultimate
portability I will be using those large disposable co2 cartridges, you will also need an
adapter for thes...
Posted in thread: 8 gallon kettle, worth it? on 11-20-2015 at 02:06 AM
I wish I has an 8 gallon pot when I started all grain. I used 2 five gallon pots, well one a as
cream can that holds a little more than 5 gallons.My process was to mash in bag in the cream
can, heat s...
Posted in thread: Cracked Carboy, Disaster Averted on 11-17-2015 at 03:57 AM
Here is the funny thing about glass carboys they used to be the water cooler. They used to be
knocked around and tipped upside down. Now that tthey are made for homebrewing the lighter side
of glass h...
Posted in thread: Decided to try a stout......Horrible on 11-14-2015 at 05:47 AM
Definately try some brown ales. There are many from hoppy to malty. One that comes to my mind
is moose drool from montana. I think it is a good example of a mild beer.Oh and for the guiness
Posted in thread: "Invisible" BG14 flame on 10-28-2015 at 03:04 AM
That is a goodthing as far as fuel combustion. It may be a pain not to be able to see the
flame, but it is better than an orange monster.The sunlight spectrum has something to do with
this. My high sc...
Posted in thread: How do you Store Your Grains? on 10-19-2015 at 12:56 AM
I bought a couple 35 gallon plastic barrel with a metal snap ring from the surplus section at
macs hardware for something like 15 bucks each. Washed them out, they used to hold naproxin
sodium which I...
Posted in thread: Do you enjoy Pumpkin Beer? on 10-07-2015 at 04:09 AM
Usually too much spice for me, I will drink one and that's about it. But pumpkin is in
everything fall now days.
Posted in thread: Midwest Supplies on 10-01-2015 at 05:53 PM
I no longer do any business with Midwest. I had the same slow turn around on multiple orders as
well as other issues. For whatever reason (since they are the "same" company) I have NONE of
Posted in thread: Legalese on home brew labels? on 10-01-2015 at 03:31 AM
I would say back in the day all is fine. Hell companies used throw their own keggers.Now there
is a disclaimer for everything. Your company insurance will definately say no for a company