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Posted in thread: First Timer from Austin, TX on 04-09-2009 at 01:54 AM
Welcome. This place is a GREAT resource for anything you need you need to know. Enjoy!Jason
Posted in thread: bottle sizes for bottling on 03-25-2009 at 03:20 AM
Doesn't really make a difference. To me, it's just more to clean and sanitize if you use
smaller bottles. Personally, I use 22oz bottles or kegs. Priming should remain the same
regardless of bottle si...
Posted in thread: Hop Growing In Central Texas on 05-31-2008 at 01:18 AM
I am in Pflugerville as well. I planted Cascade, Mt. Hood and Nugget. Out of the three the Mt
Hood is doing the best, the nugget seems to be doing the worst. I am no veteran, all 3 are 1st
year, but I...
Posted in thread: other than beer fave' alcoholic beverage. on 04-13-2008 at 03:04 AM
A greyhound (vodka, grapefruit)Add salt to the rim and it's a 'salty dog'....great
Posted in thread: Hop shoots have broken the soil on 03-30-2008 at 03:42 AM
My Nuggets from freshops.com popped up too. I Have about 10 shoots coming up, 1 of them is
about 2.5" tall now. I share your concern with the Central Texas summer, but I figure it's
worth a shot.
Posted in thread: Bitter...what did I do wrong? on 03-22-2008 at 02:52 AM
In that case you should be fine with time. Now understand, I am no expert or anything but the
reason I asked if you utilized a full boil vs. a partial boil (FYI) is boiling the full volume
Posted in thread: Bitter...what did I do wrong? on 03-22-2008 at 02:39 AM
Did you only boil 2-3 gallons and then add 'plain' water to the fermenter to bring your volume
up to 5 gallons?
Posted in thread: Bitter...what did I do wrong? on 03-22-2008 at 02:23 AM
Did you do a full or partial boil?
Posted in thread: Cylindrical or Rectangular MLT? on 03-22-2008 at 02:06 AM
Thanks for the responses...Seems like you can have success with either style, and each have
their pluses and minuses. I think I may splurge and go with the cylindrical (even though they
are pretty pri...
Posted in thread: Cylindrical or Rectangular MLT? on 03-21-2008 at 03:08 AM
I am not sure if this should be with the equipment forum (if so feel free to move it)I'm trying
to put together my equipment to make the move to AG. I know there has been some discussion