Last Activity:11-12-2008 6:19 PM
Posted in thread: Dry vs. Liquid on 11-10-2008 at 08:42 PM
Ok. so the consensus is that DME is better than LME. Is there ever a better reason to use LME
instead of DME though?
Posted in thread: Ale fermentation temperature ~57 on 11-10-2008 at 08:21 PM
nottingham seems like a good ale yeast at this temperature according to austin homebrew supply.
would nottingham make for a good stout, brown ale, or esp?
Posted in thread: Dry vs. Liquid on 11-10-2008 at 08:18 PM
Is there a difference between liquid malt extract and dry malt extract. Is it better to use one
or the other, or in combination?
Posted in thread: Ale fermentation temperature ~57 on 11-10-2008 at 08:07 PM
Any other techniques that might be available to me? Electric blanket is viable how ever, i like
my electric blanket for use in my bed becuase because it is so damn cold.
Posted in thread: Ale fermentation temperature ~57 on 11-10-2008 at 05:45 PM
My basement, which is by far the best place to brew my beer, will be around 57F. IS that too
low of a temp to brew an ale at? My room mates and i are too cheap to turn the heat on very
much and our ho...
Posted in thread: Any great stout or brown ale recipes or kits? on 11-10-2008 at 05:37 PM
Is anyone aware of any really really good recipes for a nice stout or brown ale? Or maybe even
an esb? Those are three types i am seriously considering for my next batch. oh and i will be
Posted in thread: Alcohol Booster Addititves on 11-10-2008 at 04:16 PM
Is anyone knowledgeable about the the additives to boost the alcohol content by 1%. I enjoy my
beers stronger, but i would rather not sacrifice flavor for extra alcohol. Along with that,
does it reall...
Posted in thread: Satellite Hydrometer readings on 07-06-2008 at 01:55 AM
Well, a satellite fermenter is when you take a sample and take a hydrometer reading then Pour
the sample into an old beer bottle, place a paper towel in the neck & locate it next to your
Posted in thread: Satellite Hydrometer readings on 07-06-2008 at 01:41 AM
I am using a satellite fermenter to take hydrometer readings. If kept in the same area as my
secondary fermenter, will it provide accurate readings?thanks,rob :tank:
Posted in thread: Patrick: The Irish Red Ale on 06-25-2008 at 04:13 AM
I am currently brewing the brewers best kit. Any advice or alterations to the instructions that
I should do to produce the best product? The only thing i forgot to get was the irish moss.