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Posted in thread: Hey Sleep Apnea folks! on 10-20-2014 at 06:47 PM
Lol...yes....misery loves company. :)Misery loves a good bottle of DOC Ripasso.From my
observations, USA people are diagnosed with a hell of a lot of health issues. Given that the
gene pool is extreme...
Posted in thread: First time cider on 10-20-2014 at 02:06 AM
Wow it is pretty alcoholic, not sure of proof since this is a random batch with no readings but
yeah, it's strong.There is no proof. If you put gunpowder in your cider, it will not ignite.
Posted in thread: Used Erlenmeyer flasks on 10-19-2014 at 06:17 PM
So do I, and I still do; hence my warning. All I'm saying is that I definitely wouldn't use the
retired flasks from my lab (or the inorganic lab I worked in as an undergraduate...god) for
anything I w...
Posted in thread: Everyday Simplest Dry Cider on 10-19-2014 at 06:03 PM
This is the first time I've heard this said explicitly like this. I've been walking around my
house yelling "DUH, of COURSE that's true!" for the last few minutes. I've been cranking up ABV
Posted in thread: Cider not clearing on 10-18-2014 at 10:06 AM
The more you cool the cider, the faster the yeast will drop. You could leave it outside
overnight, or just keep it in the basement.If you want it to clear really fast, just use some
powdered gelatin f...
Posted in thread: First home brew ever on 10-17-2014 at 06:20 PM
It's really great to make your own beer; it sets you on the path to freedom from the man.That
said, you already posted the same text in another thread.. We're not blind!
Posted in thread: 20 lb of sugar and a jar of yeast nutrient on 10-17-2014 at 05:30 PM
It takes me less than half an hour, not hours, to reach the dark amber stage.Indeed, it's not
Posted in thread: Cider not clearing on 10-17-2014 at 04:10 PM
What is the outside temperature where you live?
Posted in thread: Yeast by temperature on 10-17-2014 at 01:34 PM
Basically, it's pretty simple: you can do lager in the winter and ale in the summer.Most lager
yeasts will be happy at 55 and most ale yeasts will be happy at 65.
Posted in thread: Anyone ever order from "The Yeast Bay"? on 10-17-2014 at 11:09 AM
When you start taking videos of opening a parcel, your attitude is already in "indictment mode"
before you even see what's inside. The presumption is that if something is broken or damaged
and you don...