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Posted in thread: Added ingredients too early in Chimay Blue clone on 08-12-2009 at 02:39 PM
I just brewed this recipe two days ago: Easy Chimay Blue cloneDue to not having used
whirlflock, Lyle's Golden Syrup, or wine yeast as nutrient before, I actually added them on a
time schedule as if t...
Posted in thread: Help adapting mocha porter recipe on 11-16-2008 at 03:53 AM
I thought that yeast was the culprit of the beer farts....I think you are right partially. I
think most of the beer farts are yeast, but according to Palmer, they are also caused by
Posted in thread: Help adapting mocha porter recipe on 11-15-2008 at 10:40 PM
Really this is my first recipe ever. My first two beers were kits from AHS. I adapted this
recipe from BarleyWater's mocha porter.I wanted to get rid of the carapils (this is what causes
beer farts ri...
Posted in thread: What is wrong? Two bad brews on 10-31-2008 at 05:20 PM
Did I misread your first post? You said your fermenting temps were around 65. That doesn't seem
too high at all. At least, not the 70's that other people are referring to.You said you used
the AHS san...
Posted in thread: What is wrong? Two bad brews on 10-31-2008 at 01:50 PM
I would look into your fermenting temps getting too high... How to Brew - By John Palmer -
Common Off-Flavors I can vouch that if you leave an inch or so of beer on a yeast cake in a
primary bucket an...
Posted in thread: What is wrong? Two bad brews on 10-30-2008 at 09:11 PM
Maybe you left sanitizing solution in your primary?I am positive that I dumped it all out as I
had lurked on this forum for quite a while and read stories from people who poured their wort
into the sa...
Posted in thread: What is wrong? Two bad brews on 10-30-2008 at 08:37 PM
I am very bummed out by the quality of my first two brews, and I can't pin down what exactly is
wrong. I bought the equipment kit from Austin Homebrew and I brewed my first beer in July, a