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Posted in thread: First Recipe: B17 Oatmeal Stout Mk I (PM) on 02-16-2013 at 08:42 PM
I wanted to jump into making my own recipes, so I came up with this. Plan to brew it next
weekend. I used Jamil, Beer Smith Sample, and other internet readings as guidelines to work
Posted in thread: Riwaka pale ale on 02-13-2013 at 11:20 PM
Hi,Just found this thread. If you see this - how did it turn out? I have just purchased Riwaka
and Nelson/S hops.CheersMas:Hi Mas,Wow this is an old brew. I remember doing this and not being
Posted in thread: How do you sanitize the valves on corny keg? on 02-12-2013 at 09:51 PM
I remove the posts and dip tubes for every second beer. You can clean everything and then
replace/relube all the washers that way.I often find little bits of hops and other stuff
trapped in the valves...
Posted in thread: Falconers flight extra IPA on 02-11-2013 at 03:24 AM
This isn't true. Fermentation is only done when you take a sample reading with a hydrometer
then another sample reading two or three days later. If the gravity is steady, you're able to
rack if you wa...
Posted in thread: Falconers flight extra IPA on 02-11-2013 at 12:35 AM
The majority of brewers have wives/girlfriends that think they are idiots for sniffing
airlocks, admiring the clarity and color of a brew, getting excited when we hit our OG
perfectly. But if we didn'...
Posted in thread: Help on 02-11-2013 at 12:30 AM
Btw I always cover my carboy with a towel to ensure there is no light in there. Only
consideration should be temperature control. Eg if your room temp is too high you may end up
fermenting too hot wit...
Posted in thread: Help on 02-11-2013 at 12:28 AM
If its an extract/partial boil batch it's likely your OG is high due to not mixing the top up
water before taking your sample.If you have the right volume and its am extract kit then don't
Posted in thread: It's a sad day.... on 02-10-2013 at 10:55 PM
Not every day but my last brew session I did 2 batches for myself and one for a mate then the
next day I did 2 for a wedding and 1 for a bachelors party.You would be surprised what you can
do with two...
Posted in thread: It's a sad day.... on 02-10-2013 at 10:37 PM
You guys are inspirational. Would be awesome to have that kind of beer laid up.Inspirational
alcoholics lol.Inormally have at least 35-40gal of beer in kegs and can brew up to 3 x 5gal
batches in a da...
Posted in thread: Falconers flight extra IPA on 02-10-2013 at 10:31 PM
I'm sure smelling spent CO2 is not the best but I can't seem to get my nose away from the
airlockEvery single member on this forum is an airlock sniffer. A little CO2 never hurt anyone
and it only add...