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Posted in thread: fermentation in glass carboy on 01-07-2016 at 04:54 PM
When it's an Ale, I put it in a dark closet.Lagers, I have to leave in my basement garage
during the winter so I put a blanket over it. You can remove the blanket once in a while and
look at it for a ...
Posted in thread: Things about your co-workers that annoy you on 12-30-2015 at 02:46 PM
The way my boss makes me work and stuff. I hate that.
Posted in thread: When do you give up on a WLP500 starter? on 12-29-2015 at 11:21 PM
It took off. Just took over 6 days for it happen. Finally happened this morning....
Posted in thread: When do you give up on a WLP500 starter? on 12-26-2015 at 03:07 AM
I have a Wyeast London Ale pack I got for free from the LHBS since the MFG Date was in June and
he never sold it. I made a starter Wednesday night hoping that it would be ready to go for
tomorrow. It ...
Posted in thread: priming individual bottles on 11-15-2015 at 04:50 PM
I keg my beers and make about six to ten bottles in order to avoid overfilling the keg. I just
use Brewers Best carbonation tabs. I like having the bottles to give to friends or relatives
and for comp...
Posted in thread: Ever had a complete fail brew day? on 05-24-2015 at 12:14 AM
Not really. Like the other guy said, KISS. My routine is the same every time I brew. I clean
the mash tun while the wort is heating up to boil temp. I have a tub full of water and PBW
ready to clean e...
Posted in thread: First Brew - To Secondary, or not to Secondary? on 05-15-2015 at 03:22 PM
I only secondary with lagers. Rack it off the bucket, put the carboy in the fridge and let it
sit for six months or whatever. Current lager I think is it in it's fifth month now.I very
Posted in thread: What's your user name mean? on 05-12-2015 at 04:48 PM
Mine is pretty self explanatory. I had no idea when I first came here how long I would be
brewing and figured after the first few batches I would know everything I needed to know about
home brewing an...
Posted in thread: disaster please help on 05-09-2015 at 02:38 PM
Yep, it's no good. Just ferment it, bottle it and dump it off at my house. :rockin:
Posted in thread: Quick Question on 05-09-2015 at 02:34 PM
but hydrometers are much more straightforward to use...and cheaper too!But I got my
refractometer for Christmas. So really, it was cheaper than the two hydrometers I've