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Posted in thread: I'm pretty happy with my kegerator! on 10-23-2016 at 01:51 PM
Every journey starts with the first step. Enjoy the savings!!
Posted in thread: What container to pick up juice from orchard? on 10-16-2016 at 12:47 PM
I take corny kegs and star san spray bottle. Open up kegs after a swirl and pour out the few
ounces of star san. Fill with apple juice. Spray lid with star san. install lid and away you
go. No danger!...
Posted in thread: Black Pearl Porter (AG) on 10-08-2016 at 03:33 PM
I suggest raising the wort temp. 2 degrees and swirling your primary to wake up your yeast.
Works almost every time for me. This is a super brew with fond memories for me!
Posted in thread: Traveling with kegs? on 10-01-2016 at 07:27 PM
I suggest going to a wine brew shop and purchasing wine kit plastic pails. Simply put kegs in
pails and add ice if you are worried. I take beer to Az from my igloo in Canada so I leave at
20 below zer...
Posted in thread: Transporting kegs 3 hours away on 09-04-2016 at 08:31 PM
If I am transporting a beer I always carbonate and cool beer down in my keezer. I then pour a
beer to see if it is crystal clear and then do the above. The first part beer may be partly
cloudy. This a...
Posted in thread: Transporting kegs 3 hours away on 09-04-2016 at 06:09 PM
I use used wine kit pails and one with the bottom cut out to stack it on other pail to
transport and use with my cold plate set up. I put keg in stacked pail and add ice. I leave it
on ice when I hook...
Posted in thread: Black Pearl Porter (AG) on 07-30-2016 at 01:05 PM
Vanilla beans are $7.00 each in Canada so you have a bargain supplier. I get mine when I stay
in AZ on line. I would not use the extract but others might. Use the best, taste the best!
Others may say ...
Posted in thread: Black Pearl Porter (AG) on 07-30-2016 at 12:22 PM
Vanilla beans are your friend on this journey. If you are brave: cut strip and soak beans in
bourbon ( I would use two or less if you have not been on this journey before) and if you are
not a risk ta...
Posted in thread: Black Pearl Porter (AG) on 07-30-2016 at 02:31 AM
Follow what the master brewer offered you the chance to experience. It is a winner and why
overthink something without trying it first. Establish your base brew, think the next steps
through and then ...
Posted in thread: Fermenter Ideas on 07-06-2016 at 06:51 PM
Some brands sell tubs in plastic for ice cream cone shops and they often give them away free,
Food safe with tops that snap on.