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Posted in thread: heat-controlled fermenting box on 03-07-2006 at 05:41 PM
Numerious previous posts say that the light from a light bulb has no affect on the beer. Its
only a particular ray from the sun that affects it. If your paranoid, you could use a dark
Posted in thread: Exploding bottles on 12-18-2005 at 01:22 AM
I had the problem with the root beer exploding, but I don't remember saying anything about
keeping out of my basement. Must have been someone else. :D In case you are wondering, the
answer is YES and ...
Posted in thread: Exploding bottles on 12-17-2005 at 08:06 PM
LMAO! Man i think i joined this site a little too late. :)
Posted in thread: Good Lord I Think I Busted This One!!! on 12-17-2005 at 07:48 PM
You can also ferment lager yeast at ale temps. Theres many posts on this. There is many ways of
doing things, reserch, get lots of opinions, and experiment.Have fun.
Posted in thread: Conditioning on 12-16-2005 at 04:59 PM
I use corn sugar to prime my brews too. I find that at around 2-3 weeks youll get the
carbonation needed for drinking. Having said that, youll get a much better beer the longer it
sits. I usually cant...
Posted in thread: The Great Fridge Project on 12-15-2005 at 08:58 PM
tnlandsailor, I was thinking about the freezer on your new beer cooler. Now I dont know much
about refrigerators so this is all a shot in the dark. Are there two compressors in a
refrigerator that con...
Posted in thread: Finally kicked my apricot ale from Feb on 12-13-2005 at 10:39 PM
Heres an apricot ale I used.Apricot AleIngredients3lbs. Muntons wheat dry malt2.2lbs. Coopers
wheat malt extract (liquid)Nottingham dry ale yeast4oz. Apricot extract¾ cup corn sugar
(priming)1 oz. Tet...
Posted in thread: LME vs. DME on 12-12-2005 at 04:46 PM
I haven't used LME in a long time, but I used to put the lid on my kettle while I was heating
the water to a boil and rest the LME on that. By the time the water was going to LME was quite
Posted in thread: LME vs. DME on 12-12-2005 at 12:06 PM
The DME is so much easyer to use too. When I use LME I try to get every last drop out of the
can, which is not very easy, and i seem to get that crap all over my hands and I always drop
some on the wa...
Posted in thread: New father bragging... on 12-11-2005 at 12:04 PM
Thanks guys, im really excited. She comes home today so now the real fun begins. Good luck
cheesefood, post up some pics when you have yours. :)