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Posted in thread: Is my yeast cake OK? on 01-06-2012 at 12:37 AM
I have never done anything with my yeast fancier than pouring a vial or smack pack, so I wanted
to expand my horizons a bit and planned my most recent batch and my upcoming batch together
(first one l...
Posted in thread: Hard soda on 10-05-2011 at 03:49 PM
So, I am a new homebrewer and am going to be going the keg route soon. When I do, I also plan
on having a keg of carbed water on hand with a selection of syrups made up. I have also just
Posted in thread: Fermenting in an outdoor fridge on 10-05-2011 at 01:15 PM
Thank you to everyone for your replies
Posted in thread: Fermenting in an outdoor fridge on 10-04-2011 at 04:10 PM
Hello. [All temps are F ]I'm a new homebrewer and I currently ferment in a fridge with a temp
controller in my uninsulated garage. I started in August and am only on my second batch.
Everything was fi...
Posted in thread: Time for equipment on 10-02-2011 at 06:53 PM
Most of the online kits I found were similar in content and price when I was in the market a
couple of months ago. I started pricing out the individual components to build the perfect kit
for myself. ...
Posted in thread: Obligatory first brew freak out on 08-24-2011 at 02:24 AM
Thanks for the quick replies, and the good advice. I will keep in mind the tip about getting a
couple of SGs a couple of days apart. I knew that the fermentation would produce some heat, but
not to th...
Posted in thread: Is my beer ok? We had an earthquake!!! on 08-24-2011 at 01:52 AM
My big ol bucket of beer was my first thought too. In retrospect, I should not have told this
to my wife, as my response of "She probably loved it" to her concern for our 7 year old
Posted in thread: Obligatory first brew freak out on 08-24-2011 at 01:46 AM
Hello First post here, first home brew (extract).And I am not really freaking out.I just racked
to secondary today, 7 days after boil, and tasted my beer for the first time and it was not