Last Activity:02-28-2015 1:27 PM
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Posted in thread: "Historically, what materials were used to bottle?" on 02-13-2015 at 11:50 PM
Curious what would have been used. Depends how far back you want to look, and what region, too.
I'm going to throw out my prediction that liquids were just poured.
Posted in thread: Where to Buy on 02-04-2015 at 07:37 PM
rice (pale, biscuit, crystal, and dark), rice syrup solids, sorghum, and Belgian candi syrup.
I like that the specialty malted rice can be ordered by the oz instead of 5lb bag.
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 20 Gallon Sight Glass Kettle Giveaway! on 02-02-2015 at 11:56 PM
In to win my new kettle!
Posted in thread: Yeast Culturing Kit Recommendations? on 01-29-2015 at 05:58 AM
If you are using one yeast fairly often, I would just do a starter. Refill your vial from the
starter before pitching the yeast. If you want to keep slants of yeast too, you will need a way
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2015? on 01-14-2015 at 06:22 PM
I believe YanknOnion meant:"5 gal Stout 1167 + 5 =1172"So my 3 gal Porter is 1172 + 3 =1175
Posted in thread: How many gallons of Mead 2014 Edition! on 12-07-2014 at 02:21 AM
Just cooked up a 3 gallon Bochet.+3 gallons = 1621 gallons
Posted in thread: What's your favorite variety of vanilla bean? on 12-05-2014 at 12:39 AM
My experience is only from making extract, not brew additions. I preferred the Indonesian
bourbon beans, mixed with a smaller ratio of tahitian. Didn't try Fijian, Ugondan, or Tongan.
For various alco...
Posted in thread: What are some of the mistakes you made...where your beer still turned out great! on 12-02-2014 at 06:01 PM
I was cooking honey to make a burnt honey mead. Burning honey makes bees go nuts. I ended up
with a few bees in the honey, and they went into the fermenter. The mead was amazing.
Posted in thread: Infection - What to replace? on 12-02-2014 at 05:48 PM
Do you use a plastic bucket prior to racking to the keg?
Posted in thread: Great Fermentations $100 Gift Certificate giveaway! on 12-02-2014 at 05:13 PM
In for a cool giveaway!