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Posted in thread: GF Oatmeal Stout on 12-27-2010 at 12:16 AM
I was thinking of trying an oatmeal stout, using lcasanova's double chocolate stout as a
starting point. Besides dropping the chocolate, any other suggestions?
Posted in thread: Large Giveaway - Fermenter, Mash Paddles, Thermapen on 12-04-2010 at 05:53 PM
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Posted in thread: Infected starter? Pic on 12-03-2010 at 04:13 PM
Thanks guys. I did boil it on the stove while my main pot was outside on the gas burner. My
previous starters (DME boiled for 10 minutes) never had this, so wasn't sure what to make of
it.I'll give it...
Posted in thread: Infected starter? Pic on 12-03-2010 at 02:01 PM
I made a starter yesterday, and it has some funk on top this morning. I was out of DME to make
it so I used some extra runnings from a beer I was making. What do you think? Infected, or just
Posted in thread: Airlock activity in bottling bucket...go ahead and bottle? on 10-31-2010 at 09:19 PM
Why are you letting the bottling bucket sit with an airlock on it?It was shaken up a bit while
I was moving it, wanted to give it a chance to settle out some of the trub that got sucked up.
Posted in thread: Airlock activity in bottling bucket...go ahead and bottle? on 10-31-2010 at 06:54 PM
So I transferred to the bottling bucket a few hours ago to prep for bottling, mixed in my corn
sugar, and put on a lid and airlock to let it set for a while after moving it.I just checked on
it and th...
Posted in thread: Wild Dog Days of Summer Ale on 09-18-2010 at 02:43 AM
I brewed up this version a few weeks ago (accidentally did 3.3 light and 3 wheat) and it's
going into the bottle today. I tasted a sample of it and it was GREAT, I can't wait to get this
Posted in thread: Wort Chiller Leaking into my wort on 08-29-2010 at 10:45 PM
Just wrapped up boiling my first big all-grain (19 pounds of grain) and dropped in my chiller.
Came to check on it 15 minutes later, and see that the hose water is leaking into the wort at
the hose cl...
Posted in thread: How much risk waiting overnight to add yeast? on 07-26-2010 at 02:43 AM
What about taking a sample to measure later and pitching now?Perfect, thanks. This is why I'm
still posting in the beginner forum ;)Sanitizing a bottle now...
Posted in thread: How much risk waiting overnight to add yeast? on 07-26-2010 at 02:26 AM
My first all-grain is in the fermenter now, and ready for yeast. Unfortunately I broke my
hydrometer a few hours ago...would it be ok to let the wort sit overnight (15 hours) and get
another tomorrow ...