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Posted in thread: Planning to make a gruit on 02-12-2014 at 08:22 AM
I always thought the purpose in dryhopping was to give it the uncooked flavor and smell. Kind
of like the difference between eating a cooked and a raw carrot. I will probably just bypass it
on the nex...
Posted in thread: Planning to make a gruit on 02-10-2014 at 10:12 PM
Unfortunately, after I racked it and left it dry hopped it appeared to turn to vinegar or got
infected. Either way it wasn't too flowery. It had a rather sharp bitter flavor to it. I am
going to blame...
Posted in thread: Attempts at making a Woodchuck. on 02-10-2014 at 09:49 PM
I'd put it in a bucket with something heavy on top of it. That way if it does pop the top off,
it just goes in the bucket and not all over the room. I am wondering if there isn't a screw in
Posted in thread: Attempts at making a Woodchuck. on 02-10-2014 at 02:22 AM
Ok, first on the bashing of Woodchuck cider. Woodchuck is alchopop icky. Ew. Whatever.:)Lots of
people like Woodchuck, and it isn't hard to see why. It is common, extremely approachable,
sweet, and it...
Posted in thread: Recharging kegerator/fridge, fixing coils, ect. on 01-22-2014 at 01:35 AM
I couldn't find much actually helpful stuff while searching on the web for fixing fridges and
the like. I bought a True kegerator that needs fixed. I was told it was one of the coils. I
know a little ...
Posted in thread: My new Kegerator. on 01-19-2014 at 05:06 PM
The last cooling system I 'fixed' needed a coil too. Turned out it was just the Schrader valve.
I was explaining to my wife what dye did and I took the cap off to show her and saw the dye
Posted in thread: My new Kegerator. on 01-19-2014 at 10:06 AM
Well, I decided to build a new kegerator. I started looking, and I decided to get the Sanyo one
that everyone raves about. I found one on CL, emailed them, and hadn't got a reply. I saw a
half dozen w...
Posted in thread: Planning to make a gruit on 01-10-2014 at 02:24 PM
I ended up making the gruit in November, and after it finished fermenting I
dryhopped(teabagged? lol) it with more of the herbs. Then I forgot about it. It definitely has
a lot of herbal character.
Posted in thread: Getting back into kegging. on 12-24-2013 at 09:47 PM
I arrived home today to see my kegs on the door step. 1 day shipping on Christmas eve. That has
to be a record.
Posted in thread: Getting back into kegging. on 12-23-2013 at 02:18 AM
I ordered two used Corney kegs today, and 2 gasket sets. I never changed any gaskets on any of
the dozen kegs I had before, but I figured for $7 including shipping that I might as well order