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Posted in thread: What Are They Using? on 12-09-2013 at 07:20 PM
I know it's probably not the rule, but I know lots of bars use quaternary ammonia (food service
sanitizer) which leaves a residue and is said to kill head on a beer. Dish soap, a good rinse
with hot w...
Posted in thread: Stella-esque beer on 12-09-2013 at 05:11 PM
You should only need to worry about adding more yeast if you lager before bottling because the
low temp will make the yeast flocculate and go dormant. It sounds like you haven't lagered yet,
I would j...
Posted in thread: Stella-esque beer on 12-09-2013 at 04:55 PM
i did bring it inside a couple of days ago, raised the temp to around 60.was sitting at 46-51
for the last 10 days before that.You're in the clear :rockin:
Posted in thread: No hangover on 12-09-2013 at 04:37 PM
I've read that its because yeast is chocked full of b vitamins that help ease hangover effects.
Most commercial beer is filtered because the majority of people don't like floaties in their
Posted in thread: Stella-esque beer on 12-09-2013 at 03:50 PM
Did you do a diacetyl rest? you may want to leave it at room temp for a few days to avoid
having the beer taste like buttered popcorn. I'm not sure if that's possible in a secondary,
anybody know?And ...
Posted in thread: dishwasher pasteurized cider on 12-09-2013 at 03:35 PM
Cool, I'm going to use this method, thanks for the update!
Posted in thread: What's in your fermenter(s)? on 12-09-2013 at 03:03 PM
Brewed a Baltic porter OG 1.072, fermenting at 55 F with US-05 (I heard it works at 50 F, and
it does... well!)Used a new flavor hop blend: equal parts Willamette, Ht. Hood, Styrian
Golding, and HBC 3...
Posted in thread: first beer you ever brewed? on 12-09-2013 at 02:41 PM
For my wedding gift, my FIL gave me a starter kit and an IPA extract kit and the Everything
Homebrewing book from the closest HBS to us. BetMar Liquid Hobby Shop in Columbia, SC. I was so
Posted in thread: It's a class 3 felony to homebrew in the town I live in... on 12-06-2013 at 09:51 PM
If you don't like slim pickins move to Mississippi. Every girl you meet is a total slut, some
of them are pretty hot too.... until you get hitched and then they turn into giant balls of
lard. There ar...
Posted in thread: It's a class 3 felony to homebrew in the town I live in... on 12-06-2013 at 07:29 PM
...take the 101 to Tarzana, get off on the 405....