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Posted in thread: Check your Brewhaulers! on 12-27-2012 at 12:48 AM
+1. I own that certificate, as well. My 2nd batch rolled out of my hauler. I found myself
covered in 5 gallons of wort and picked shards of glass out of my feet and shins for a week.
Not a happy campe...
Posted in thread: Inconsistent head on 12-18-2012 at 11:25 PM
Thanks for the recommendation zzARzz.
Posted in thread: Inconsistent head on 12-18-2012 at 10:42 PM
zzARzz, Yep, he is pouring into a glass. I told him about the concern with soap/rinsing agent
residue. He has seen the same issue after hand rinsing his pint glasses.Concerning my methods,
I use PBW. ...
Posted in thread: Inconsistent head on 12-18-2012 at 10:38 PM
Thanks RM-MN, I did boil the priming sugar, let it cool, then poured it in the bottling bucket.
I racked the beer from the fermentor on top of the priming solution. I haven't used the method
Posted in thread: Inconsistent head on 12-18-2012 at 04:08 PM
I recently brewed a wheat beer for my father-in-law. (Extract) He says taste and carbonation is
consistently good. Some bottles have extreme head and some bottles have barely any head.He is
asking me ...
Posted in thread: First Lager brew on 06-24-2012 at 09:49 PM
Good point......Went back downstairs, checked the fridge. I can smell the yeast. It appears
maybe the airlock is not as tight as it could be. I put a zip-tie around it, but I shouldn't
smell the yeast...
Posted in thread: First Lager brew on 06-24-2012 at 09:36 PM
I am trying my first lager brew. Pitched yeast at 52 degrees. 2 liter starter was at the same
temp. (appeared helathy) First couple of days, slow bubbling. After that nothing. Krausen
present. Should ...
Posted in thread: Krausen at the end of fermentation on 11-13-2011 at 08:12 PM
Does the krausen fall into the brew at the end of fermentation or will it always be at the top
of the carboy?
Posted in thread: When to transfer to a secondary on 11-13-2011 at 05:24 PM
Glad to beer here. Thanks. This forum has been priceless.
Posted in thread: When to transfer to a secondary on 11-13-2011 at 05:12 PM
Yep, I am a newbie. First batch in the primary. I intend to rack to a secondary. Brewing a
Beligium Wit. WLP400 yeast. Did not use a starter. (won't do that again) No action seen in the
airlock at all...