Last Activity:12-30-2012 2:18 AM
Posted in thread: Building first AG System Specs Needs Review on 11-15-2012 at 12:43 AM
I am building my first all grain system or more like putting one together. I started a list of
everything I believe I will need and each items cost. I want to make sure I have the system
mapped out be...
Posted in thread: Need New All Grain System, Have $2500 Budget on 11-11-2012 at 11:59 PM
This is huge help! Thanks everyone! I would like to be able to brew 10G and 5g batches. I am
looking at the Blichmann Top Tier Modular Brewing Stand, I like this because I can customize
what I need an...
Posted in thread: Need New All Grain System, Have $2500 Budget on 11-08-2012 at 04:20 PM
Hey guys! So Hurricane Sandy hit me pretty hard last week. I lost all of my brewing equipment
that was in my basement which completely flooded. The only thing that I saved was a plate
chiller and a 5 ...
Posted in thread: First Cage and Cork - Cork to tight to remove on 03-24-2011 at 02:07 PM
measure it i will when i get home! it fit the cage good though from what i remember, but i will
Posted in thread: First Cage and Cork - Cork to tight to remove on 03-24-2011 at 01:06 PM
Carb level was high, if anything i thought i carbed too much. Only thing i noticed compared to
other cage and corks that i have had is the the cork was very dry. I feel like most corks that
i have rem...
Posted in thread: First Cage and Cork - Cork to tight to remove on 03-24-2011 at 12:22 AM
First cage and cork, did a Belgium strong ale, bottle conditioned for about 8 weeks and when i
tried my first bottle i couldn't get the cork out. I ended up having to use a combination of a
Posted in thread: Quick Bottle Conditioning Temperature on 03-05-2011 at 03:04 AM
I bottled two cases of a Belgium dark ale as well as two cases of an barley wine beer about 3
weeks ago and placed in my basement. my basement is holding at about 56 Fahrenheit. From what I
can tell b...
Posted in thread: What a surprise... on 09-03-2010 at 12:03 AM
i did the same kit in the winter, i too had a lower og by a bit. long story short, drinking one
now and they are great! if you are only .04 off the target og you are ok. Let me know how it
Posted in thread: What Brewery Should I Visit? Irvine, CA on 08-17-2010 at 01:00 AM
So I will be flying out tomorrow morning to Irvine, CA from Philadelphia. I will be staying in
Irvine for 8 night and while I am out there I need to get my beer fix! So...Any Suggestions?
All I got so...
Posted in thread: Bottle conditioning - ZERO carbonation - suspect infection? on 08-13-2010 at 03:29 AM
I have had a Belgium Tripel IPA take up to 4 months to carbonate. Even still after 5 months,
every 4th or 5th beer is flat while the other are perfect! Lesson I learned.. Use a starter to