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Posted in thread: Potassium Sorbate on 04-29-2016 at 10:33 AM
Thanks for the quick response. The cider is currently cold crashing. Is it ok to add these when
it's cold or should I warm it back up?Sent from my iPad using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Potassium Sorbate on 04-29-2016 at 01:23 AM
I apologize if this has been covered. I couldn't find an answer. I obtained five gallons of
unpasteurized apple juice to make hard cider. I added five campden tablets before pitching my
yeast. I'd lik...
Posted in thread: Maine breweries to visit on 09-29-2015 at 12:14 AM
Definitely Allagash. They are doing some really cool stuff there that I had no idea about
before going (barrel aging, etc). There are some very small breweries across the street that
aren't amazing bu...
Posted in thread: Maine Beer Co. "ZOE" Amber Ale Clone Attempt on 01-04-2015 at 08:14 PM
Old thread, but wanted to pass along my thoughts on this.I have been in love with Zoe since my
first taste. I finally made a clone, which came out amazing. I was unable to get my hands on
the real thi...
Posted in thread: Holly (Christmas Ale) on 08-20-2014 at 11:23 PM
Fair point. I don't want the yeast in the bottles. I'm planning to give these to
non-homebrewers and I don't want to explain to everyone how to pour, etc. I want people to just
enjoy the beer how they...
Posted in thread: Holly (Christmas Ale) on 08-20-2014 at 06:08 PM
What I mean with respect to aging and kegging is at what stage in the process does the aging
occur? I have never brewed anything with spices before. The procedure for bottling seems to be
Posted in thread: Holly (Christmas Ale) on 08-20-2014 at 01:57 AM
Question for those who have kegged this beer - When do you do your aging? Do you just age in
the kegerator? At room temp? I am planning to bottle off the keg. Could I do that and then let
it age (with...
Posted in thread: Please Help!! Beer froze - now particles are floating in it on 07-29-2014 at 10:17 PM
Thanks everyone for the responses. I will post back if I have anything further to add.
Posted in thread: Please Help!! Beer froze - now particles are floating in it on 07-29-2014 at 07:58 PM
My understanding was that since it got much colder than it should have it would have also
absorbed more CO2 than it should have. So I let it thaw and released some pressure off the keg.
It turns out I...
Posted in thread: Please Help!! Beer froze - now particles are floating in it on 07-29-2014 at 06:58 PM
It was pouring pretty clear. It was just sitting and waiting to be bottled. I am going to try
the gelatin and see how that does. Time is not on my side here.