Last Activity:06-25-2006 10:23 PM
Posted in thread: dunkelweizen recipe on 06-23-2006 at 01:06 PM
Hey all you brewing brothers! Its been a while. Anyone have an authentic all grain 10 gal
dunkelweizen recipe.Im brewing this sunday.Thanks and will let you know the outcome,which im
sure it will be a...
Posted in thread: Best Beer Bars in America on 02-11-2006 at 02:11 PM
Old chicago in peoria il,right on the river. About 30 beers on tap and a couple coolers of more
fine beer. Dont even ask for a bud,cuz they dont carry it.Now thats my kind of bar!
Posted in thread: Messed up Yeast Starter? on 02-06-2006 at 04:22 PM
You should get the OG back to the intended 1.040 and make sure that the starter is well
aerated. Otherwise the yeast will have a hard time working. The good news is, that starters are
not as important...
Posted in thread: Messed up Yeast Starter? on 02-06-2006 at 04:17 PM
Never fail starter recipe! Boil 1 quart water/w 3/4 cup malt extract for 15 minuites.Cool down
to 75 degrees. Add yeast,then pour in sanitized growler w/airlock. Shake and wrap growler
w/towel so no s...
Posted in thread: Unsuccessftul attempt at yeast reculturing... on 02-06-2006 at 03:48 PM
Curious to know why you put hop pellets in your yeast starter.Never heard of it! Do you notice
Posted in thread: Oatmeal stout on 02-06-2006 at 01:59 PM
From my experience with oatmeal stouts which are my favorite,depending how you do it ,before i
mash all my grains the oatmeal is mixed very well with the other grains.If you dont and just
pour the oat...
Posted in thread: Co2 tank question on 02-06-2006 at 01:29 PM
Have had my keggerator for over a year with the co2 bottle inside with no problems.Cant believe
the gas has lasted so long.
Posted in thread: Hop preference poll on 02-06-2006 at 01:23 PM
Id like to know what kind of machine presses hops to plugs. Would love to have one for my back
yard hops.They take up too much room.Definetly need a seperate freezer. I like putting my hops
in hop bag...
Posted in thread: Hop preference poll on 02-02-2006 at 01:57 PM
I plan on making an pale ale this weekend.Plan on stuffing some warrior hops in.Anybody
familiar with this hop? 17alpha I want this to be an all out assault on your brain.
Posted in thread: Looking for more corny kegs.. on 01-30-2006 at 03:08 AM
Anyone out there in or around chicagoland have any,or know where I can get some corny
kegs.Would prefer just to pick them up myself. I was wondering too about that pepsi bottling
plant in munster indi...