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Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2010? on 04-19-2010 at 08:04 PM
10,506+5gal of Kolsch = 10,511 gal
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2010? on 04-18-2010 at 12:19 AM
5 gal - American Cream Ale5 gal - Leftover Lager5 gal - Oatmeal Vanilla Stout5 gal - Homegrown
IPA10388 + 20 = 10408
Posted in thread: Rhubarb Wine - Bottle Aging on 10-26-2007 at 06:26 PM
Thanks!I had made a concord grape wine last year and the recipe told me to age in bottles for 2
years. Since this was not grapes, I wasn't sure on the aging.Again, thanks........will have to
Posted in thread: Rhubarb Wine - Bottle Aging on 10-26-2007 at 02:42 PM
Made a 5 gal batch of rhubarb wine, allowed to completely ferment....transfered to a secondary,
waited two months, transfer to a terterary, waited another 2 months and bottled. How long do I
need to w...
Posted in thread: 2 oz pure vanilla Extract on 10-17-2007 at 07:07 PM
I used about 1.5oz in an oatmeal stout and turned out fantastic. The "heavier" the beer, the
more I would use. But I would think 2 oz would be tops.
Posted in thread: Ale to Lager on 09-17-2007 at 07:51 PM
I have left the beer in the secondary for a week or so, then dropped the temperature to clarify
the beer quicker. Once the yeasts have done their duties, the taste would remain the same IMHO
Posted in thread: Boil size on 08-14-2007 at 01:36 AM
Thanks for the tip........Since I steep on an electric range, it would be a lot quicker to
raise the temp of 1.5 gal vs. 2.5 gal thus shortening the time spent. I have not noticed a
tannin problem, bu...
Posted in thread: Boil size on 08-13-2007 at 06:57 PM
Why only a gallon and half of water for steeping? I've been using about 2 1/2 gals. lately. My
theory (only my thinking) that I would get a greater efficiency from the grains, much like that
of hops o...
Posted in thread: Beer Donation or Tip Jar? on 07-09-2007 at 02:10 PM
Since I feel that I am still learning about the hobby, any opinion on my beer is always
welcome. I've been at this for a year and a half and still learning. So, as long as I get some
honest opinions a...
Posted in thread: How much brew do you give away? on 06-06-2007 at 08:25 PM
I guess I do more "sharing" than anything. Usually share a few with friends while golfing,
social parties, etc, then send a few home with them after. Gets tough trying to remember who
has bottles that...