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Posted in thread: Avoid Brewers Best Carb Tablets on 09-25-2014 at 03:21 PM
These bottles were n the basement far from any light at all. Not sure what happened here.You
sure it was skunky and not another off flavor? My understanding is skunk comes from light and
no other sour...
Posted in thread: First time brewing on 09-25-2014 at 03:02 PM
Planetscott, I am brewing in vacuum duh! lol. I just realized what I had said. Ok I think I got
it. I was not considering that I wasn't doing a partial mash were I would be steeping grains,
Posted in thread: Pics of your all grain setup on 09-25-2014 at 02:18 PM
Boil kettle selfie(yes, it boil over after I took this
Posted in thread: Avoid Brewers Best Carb Tablets on 09-25-2014 at 02:04 PM
I had much better results with the Coopers tabs. (In full disclosure I only bottle a few
bottles occasionally, mostly I keg). Here are the ones I liked:Ditto.Funny, when I used the
Brewer's Best, even...
Posted in thread: First time brewing on 09-25-2014 at 01:59 PM
BTW I went on a spending spree and ended up buying 2 lbs of caramel 60 L, 1 lbs cherrywood
smoked malt, 1 lbs english coffee malt and 1 lbs of flaked wheat. Was thinking of trying to
make some graf si...
Posted in thread: First time brewing on 09-25-2014 at 01:56 PM
K so I'm assuming boil temp should be at 160. Also being new to brewing I am not up on the
lingo. Is flame out when you turn off the burner? Also I do not have a wort chiller so I will
be putting it i...
Posted in thread: How do you keep notes? on 09-25-2014 at 01:54 PM
I use Brewer's Friend. I can access it on my lap top, Android phone and Nexus tablet. I can
print the recipe when buying ingredients. I can send a link to the recipe to others who wish to
use it. I am...
Posted in thread: First time a lot of mistakes on 09-25-2014 at 01:48 PM
First, check that you have all your limbs, vision and family members. If so, then you are doing
OK. If the beer turns out bad, just brew another batch.
Posted in thread: Is this turkey fryer acceptable as a brew kettle? on 09-25-2014 at 01:44 PM
Seems like half the guys in my club have this set up. Good luck!
Posted in thread: Transport during fermentation on 09-25-2014 at 01:39 PM
If it is only a gallon and it goes bad, it's only a gallon. Go for it and see what happens.