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Posted in thread: Easy Stove-Top Pasteurizing - With Pics on 12-02-2012 at 08:20 PM
Apologies if this question has been asked in this thread, I tried searching but didn't really
get anywhere...I've got cider that's at the right carbonation in 22oz bottles and I like to try
the stove ...
Posted in thread: Homebrewtalk Carboy Cleaner Giveaway on 12-14-2011 at 08:31 AM
A carboy cleanerperfect for cleaning carboysand spanking my wife.(no wives were harmed in the
creation of this haiku)
Posted in thread: Enough yeast for high gravity saison? on 11-23-2011 at 06:17 PM
There's no disadvantage to pitching the next day, I do it all the time. There are at least
hundreds of brewers on here who practice "no-chill" brewing where near boiling wort is dumped
into a bucket, ...
Posted in thread: Enough yeast for high gravity saison? on 11-23-2011 at 05:11 PM
Thanks all for the input... leaning toward just pitching the pack. Would there be a downside to
brewing today and pitching tomorrow? I would imagine you give aerated wort more time to lose
oxygen out ...
Posted in thread: Most aggressive yeast strain? on 11-23-2011 at 05:08 PM
3711 rates right up there...chews through anythingplanning on using 3711 today for the first
time... is it aggressive enough that I'd need a blowoff for a 5 gallon batch in a 6.5 gallon
Posted in thread: Enough yeast for high gravity saison? on 11-23-2011 at 07:03 AM
thanks bottlebomber! question though... I'm brewing all grain and don't have any DME lying
around, suitable substitute?
Posted in thread: Enough yeast for high gravity saison? on 11-23-2011 at 06:06 AM
I'm planning to brew a high gravity saison tomorrow with wyeast 3711 (125ml smack pack)...
here's my concern: the week has been pretty crazy and I didn't think about making a starter
until now. I real...
Posted in thread: Back in Black IPA on 10-26-2011 at 11:01 PM
I've been looking for a good recipe in this style... I like the sound of this one, I'm gonna
try it this weekend!
Posted in thread: Citra Pale Ale on 07-22-2011 at 03:41 AM
Brewed a GREAT citra pale recently... agree that citra needs a slight malt backbone. I used
maris otter, delicious.
Posted in thread: Picking an Aromatic on 07-04-2011 at 06:39 AM
I just want grains in my beers. Grains and hops. Why do new brewers want to put a lot of sh*t
in the beer? Leave the flowers out and save them for tea time.hops = aromatic flower, right?And
why the as...