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Posted in thread: Few too many drinks + online homebrew shops = huge overkill stirplate on 04-20-2012 at 07:36 PM
Yep, so I've started playing with this beast using a batch that was already 1 week into
fermenting.The batch I had on the go was a Northern Brown fermenting with WL Burton Ale yeast.
I always find tha...
Posted in thread: Few too many drinks + online homebrew shops = huge overkill stirplate on 04-18-2012 at 08:21 PM
5 gallon starters now you have to get a 100 gallon fermenter. ;)Now I'm worried. I know that
sounds ridiculous right now, but after I have a few beers...... I better give my CC to SWMBO to
Posted in thread: Few too many drinks + online homebrew shops = huge overkill stirplate on 04-18-2012 at 08:05 PM
I've done this, with very good results. Here is the thread just read through that thread!Have
you had a chance to do any other brews after the one documented there? Curious if you tried
Posted in thread: Few too many drinks + online homebrew shops = huge overkill stirplate on 04-18-2012 at 04:34 PM
I'm really interested in seeing if I can get a nice slow rotation going with it after the
primary is done without it sucking in new air. I'll set up a blow off tube so I can watch to
see if I'm creati...
Posted in thread: Few too many drinks + online homebrew shops = huge overkill stirplate on 04-18-2012 at 03:22 PM
So..... yeah.A few evenings ago I was doing some quality control on my taps, you know, making
sure that each of them work consistently pint after pint. Then I got the idea that I should get
Posted in thread: American Wheat on 11-08-2010 at 11:38 PM
I'm excited to try this recipe. I wanted to have some lighter beers on hand for Christmas
season, so I'm going to do this one and a Kolsch. I'll be using the Kolsch yeast in this wheat
beer to ramp up...
Posted in thread: Got this for free today! What to do with it??? on 10-21-2010 at 09:41 PM
I'm looking for something like that for my soda dispenser conversion. Sweet!
Posted in thread: What's wrong with bottling? on 09-05-2010 at 02:24 PM
I'm a big advocate of bottling, and I have a kegging system. Once your system is set up,
kegging is very quick and easy, like transferring to secondary. That said, there is absolutely
nothing wrong wi...
Posted in thread: Newport Hops... Thoughts? on 09-05-2010 at 02:08 PM
Newport tends to range from 10%-17% AA, 9.3% would have been from a lower AA crop (sometimes
first/second year harvests from a new plant won't hit full AA potential).I'd run the values
through a recip...
Posted in thread: can i take beer from my keg and bottle it on 06-15-2010 at 03:48 PM
Yeah, you'll be fine. It's only when you're getting into long term storage, or sending in to
competitions that you need to get fancy (or as fancy as a racking cane stuck to a thumb tap
gets). For same...