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Posted in thread: First beer Indian Pale Ale on 06-12-2007 at 04:23 AM
I'm still kinda a noob at brewing but 1.040 is kind of a low og for an IPA and 4.1 abv is kinda
low also. 1.010 is a good fg but if I had to guess I would say that your OG was much higher and
Posted in thread: I have hardly seen anything weirder on 06-11-2007 at 05:32 AM
I've seen that when I use safale s-04 yeast. And yeah it's pretty fun to watch it whirling
around in there.
Posted in thread: carbonate 3 gallon keg on 06-08-2007 at 05:41 AM
Yeah it works very well, I was surprised how well the beer is carbed. My dispensing length is
just about 5 ft.
Posted in thread: carbonate 3 gallon keg on 06-08-2007 at 04:16 AM
Your post above (copied here) states: "...hit it with 30psi shake for 30 seconds, hit it again
with 30 psi then shake again for 10 seconds, then hit it again with 30psi and shake for 5
seconds. Let it...
Posted in thread: carbonate 3 gallon keg on 06-08-2007 at 04:02 AM
What definition of carbonation do you use?:confused: A beer with a head on it or bubbly as in a
soft drink?:confused: I'm sorry I don't understand what your asking. sorry. please elaborate.
Posted in thread: carbonate 3 gallon keg on 06-08-2007 at 03:48 AM
I have 3 gallon kegs and for some reason 30 psi then shake never worked for me. what I do is
hit it with 30psi shake for 30 seconds, hit it again with 30 psi then shake again for 10
seconds, then hit ...
Posted in thread: Has Miller changed High Life? on 06-05-2007 at 04:53 AM
It is so true guys, Before I started brewing I was perfectly happy just buying the cheapest
beer I could find and I actually enjoyed it. But now that I primarily drink homebrew I can
hardly even swall...
Posted in thread: Honey Science? on 06-05-2007 at 03:47 AM
I recommend that instead of useing honey try useing honey malt. It's carried by most homebrew
stores and it doesn't add any extra fermentation time. All you do is steep it just like you
would all othe...
Posted in thread: Do you buy commercial beer anymore? on 06-01-2007 at 02:16 AM
I very rarely buy commercial brew if I have homebrew available because SWMBO won't let me. But
if I run out of homebrew between batches I'll go out and buy something thats on sale. Its hard
to drink c...
Posted in thread: Uneven carbonation on 05-27-2007 at 05:37 AM
another possibility is that some of them were capped wrong and there are slight leak in some of
the bottles. But as already stated I think the best bet is that the priming sugar was not fully