Last Activity:05-22-2013 11:02 AM
Posted in thread: Goose Island IPA Clone on 04-22-2013 at 12:20 PM
I had a GI IPA for the first time at my wedding food tasting and absolutely loved it! Im
looking to brew this as my first all grain batch and would like some much appreciated advice. I
found two recip...
Posted in thread: American Pale Ale w/ Safale S-04 Krausen on 02-12-2013 at 11:09 PM
It's super clear just with gunk on top an on bottom... I didn't know if I can siphon it out
with the gunk on top... I don't have a hydrometer :-\ but it will be 3 weeks on Saturday and
need a carboy t...
Posted in thread: American Pale Ale w/ Safale S-04 Krausen on 02-11-2013 at 05:45 PM
So just an update... Another week another no change to the krausen...still waiting... How long
should it typically take for the krausen to fall?
Posted in thread: American Pale Ale w/ Safale S-04 Krausen on 02-05-2013 at 10:14 PM
Perfectly normal. S-04 is a whitbread strain variant and clumps together like crazy (always
looks like cottage cheese to me). It will drop eventually.Thanks!
Posted in thread: American Pale Ale w/ Safale S-04 Krausen on 02-05-2013 at 09:23 PM
Hey all, It's been about a week for my American Pale Ale extract kit from my LHBS. I have had
krausen on my previous few batches and it usually fell after a week or 2. I'm at just over a
week and it h...
Posted in thread: White House Honey Ale on 01-10-2013 at 01:13 AM
If you ferment 5 gallons in a 5 gallon carboy, you're gonna have a bad time.Get a 6.5 gallon
carboy with a stopper and a 3 piece air lock which are usually pretty standard in size. Go to
the hardware ...
Posted in thread: White House Honey Ale on 01-09-2013 at 01:13 PM
Guys I know this is the wrong section but everyone seems so helpful! I'm brewing 5 gallon batch
and ordered a 5 gallon better bottle carboy and do not want the airlock to explode! I have read
that I s...
Posted in thread: White House Honey Ale on 01-09-2013 at 12:48 AM
Can you leave it in the fermenter too long? Like if I just leave it 3 weeks can you over
ferment lol forgive me for the noobish questiin
Posted in thread: White House Honey Ale on 01-09-2013 at 12:47 AM
I was gonna leave three weeks and gravity test then. People at the brew shop said honey takes
longer to ferment out. So im monitoring it between weeks two and three.Let me know... I don't
have a way t...
Posted in thread: White House Honey Ale on 01-09-2013 at 12:30 AM
January 3rd so a full week tomorrow... It says to leave it 2 weeks... Is that what your doing?