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Posted in thread: Glass carboy vs. plastic bucket on 10-24-2013 at 06:27 AM
I use buckets for primary (easy cleaning, moving, storing) then will transfer to carboy for
secondary (watching for clarity esp with wine making) with beer it goes from bucket to keg more
often than n...
Posted in thread: What wood you do? on 02-24-2010 at 04:17 AM
I was thinking of adding some Foxglove, Datura and Death Angel Mushrooms to my mead for
secondary. Is this going to be a problem?Not if you have some of this on hand :D
Posted in thread: What wood you do? on 02-22-2010 at 07:38 PM
Buckthorn cubes? I have no idea if the wood is toxic to humans... I would search on that.Uh,
where did you get buckthorn cubes out of my post? I was asking about alder wood.Anyway, I did a
bunch more ...
Posted in thread: What wood you do? on 02-21-2010 at 11:00 PM
Me and the neighbor made a few batches of mead back in October and it has developed very nicely
judging by the sample bottle he drew out yesterday.He is very much a noob when it comes to
brewing in ge...
Posted in thread: what kind of DME for yeast starters? on 04-16-2009 at 12:01 AM
I make starters for all my beers now because I'm doing 10 or 15 gal batches almost exclusively
and I'm a cheap brewer that's not willing to buy 2-3 vials (or smack packs) of new yeast to
make my beer....
Posted in thread: Alaskan Brewer on 04-13-2009 at 12:49 PM
Posted in thread: Alaskan Brewer on 04-13-2009 at 04:07 AM
welcomeWhat part of AK are you in?
Posted in thread: Stupid cold weather.... on 01-06-2009 at 09:21 PM
-16* and clear sky here right now :mad: I think it was about 15 above 3-4 weeks ago when I
brewed my last batch. It took a bit longer to boil and I was a bit low on my sparge temp.
Posted in thread: Saving a flat beer keg. on 12-14-2008 at 10:10 PM
sometimes for whatever reason keg o-rings dont want to seal unless you get a little pressure to
seat them properly first.Think of it as your beer has been sitting in a second secondary for
Posted in thread: Happy Repeal Day! on 12-05-2008 at 10:30 AM