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Posted in thread: Can I add sugar to boost ABV on 01-24-2012 at 01:54 AM
I have an American Amber ingredient kit from brewers best. Could I simply add some corn sugar
to the end of the boil to get some added fermentables?
Posted in thread: Full homebrew kit on craigs Philly on 07-10-2011 at 10:13 PM
Posted in thread: Bubblerfest on 04-01-2011 at 03:21 AM
16 days of active fermentation and still kicking! My last couple batches only bubbled for 7
days and then a few more days of fermentation without showing physical signs. If you're curious
heres my rec...
Posted in thread: Should my gravity be this low? recipe inside on 03-16-2011 at 04:35 PM
The reason I still take readings with extract is because I do not have a recipe to follow so I
am still interested in the OG. Fermentation has violently started after 14 hours which is my
Posted in thread: Hello from Philadelphia on 03-16-2011 at 03:00 AM
Live in philly too! temporarily in Canada
Posted in thread: Should my gravity be this low? recipe inside on 03-16-2011 at 02:58 AM
5 gallon yield. Perhaps I did not mix well enough. I did pull from the top of the fermentor for
my test. Either way I pitched and cranked on the lid. No signs of fermentation yet but I never
seem to g...
Posted in thread: Should my gravity be this low? recipe inside on 03-15-2011 at 11:01 PM
4 lbs extra light dme1 lb rice syrup solids1 lb corn sugarHops:1/2 oz cascade flavoring1 oz
cascade aroma1/2 oz continental bitteringSteeping Grain:1/2 lb crystal 10 row1/2 lb carapils.
1/2 honey some...
Posted in thread: cold crash question! on 02-01-2011 at 10:43 PM
So after my brew has fermented for 3 weeks I want to crash it and then bottle. Is it ok to cool
it that severely and then add sugar and put it into the bottle, then cap?ORDo you cold crash,
then let i...
Posted in thread: american cream ale tastes watered down on 01-26-2011 at 04:01 AM
it is definitely carb levels, I only had this in a bottle for a 13 days before I cracked it.
Its a brewers best american cream ale kit. Im pretty excited to see the results bottle
conditioning has on ...
Posted in thread: american cream ale tastes watered down on 01-25-2011 at 03:47 AM
I was right where I needed to be hydro-wise according to the recipe... I expected to make a bmc
but with some more flavor. Instead it tastes like watered down bmc. Darn...Its a really really