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Posted in thread: How much K-meta in a Campden tablet on 04-19-2015 at 01:44 AM
let's see. 1/4 teaspoon of powder equals 6 campden tablets...Wow. Didn't realize the little
buggers were so tiny.Thanks, Yooper, that ratio gives me all the information I need. I just
basically need t...
Posted in thread: Beginner to beer brewing at home [initial questions] on 04-19-2015 at 12:16 AM
I second (third ) the suggestions to start off with extract. You can make some great beer with
extract, then, later if you want to go all-grain you can.5 gallon batches tend to be the most
Posted in thread: How much K-meta in a Campden tablet on 04-19-2015 at 12:12 AM
Can anyone tell me how many grams each Campden tablet is? I head you can use 1 tablet to treat
20 gallons of water, but I have powdered Potassium Metabisulfite, so if I can avoid buying (and
Posted in thread: Nashville brewers - do you use the tap water? on 04-07-2015 at 07:52 AM
Thanks, that's good info!Due to time constraints I'm going to only be doing extract brews for a
little while, I think I'll try the tap water + a campden tab next time...
Posted in thread: Nashville brewers - do you use the tap water? on 04-06-2015 at 02:50 PM
Just curious if anyone here brews (either extract or AG) with the local tap water...I'm mainly
doing extract brews, and not that smart on figuring all the water additions if needed, but I
can chuck in...
Posted in thread: The HomeBrewTalk 2015 Big Giveaway! on 04-02-2015 at 03:59 AM
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Posted in thread: Keeping milled grains in freezer? on 04-01-2015 at 03:02 PM
Thanks, I hadn't noticed that in Palmers book before... but he says "cool & dry"... Hopefully
"frozen" instead of "cool" will give me a little more time. I suppose I can always do the
'smell test' onc...
Posted in thread: Daddy-daughter brewing on 04-01-2015 at 04:26 AM
Dude, I am so jealous of you.... in a good way that is .My daughter is 15 months old. Maybe
that's where we will be in 18 years...(The pic is from about 6 months ago...)
Posted in thread: Keeping milled grains in freezer? on 03-31-2015 at 11:22 PM
Really?No one here has any experience with this?Bumping this hoping that someone who has done
this can see the thread and chime in....
Posted in thread: Keeping milled grains in freezer? on 03-31-2015 at 01:35 AM
I'm doing extract brews and steeping specialty grains beforehand... The place Im buying from I
can only get the hrains in increments of one pound, so I have random half pounds left
over...How long can...