Last Activity:02-26-2010 5:00 PM
Posted in thread: Shelf life of grains and extract on 02-26-2010 at 07:08 PM
I bought a pale ale kit from AHS back in October and I put off brewing it until now because I
didn't have time. I know I'll need to get new yeast, but is my malt still good? The extract and
the bag of...
Posted in thread: Beer 3 months in primary? on 11-01-2009 at 07:48 PM
I just bottled a Saison that I left in the primary for 10 weeks, and it came out great
Posted in thread: Cool temps stopped saison fermentation on 09-03-2009 at 03:17 AM
I had the same problem. I used White Labs WLP565 yeast and pitched over 3 weeks ago. It stopped
at 1.021 last week but finally started to ferment again once I put another blanket around it
and moved i...
Posted in thread: Stuck Fermentation on Saison on 08-23-2009 at 02:05 AM
Yes, I did make a starter. I'll order some yeast nutrient and do what you said. Thanks for your
Posted in thread: Stuck Fermentation on Saison on 08-22-2009 at 02:04 AM
I've got a mini-mash Saison in my primary right now that's been there for 12 days. The OG was
1.071, and the SG for the past 4 days has been 1.021. The recipe I used says to ferment down to
1.013 FG, ...
Posted in thread: White Labs WLP 565 Saison Starter on 08-09-2009 at 04:29 PM
Awesome, thanks for everyone's help
Posted in thread: White Labs WLP 565 Saison Starter on 08-09-2009 at 04:53 AM
Remove the airlock. Put foil over the top. Starters are for growing yeast, not fermenting wort.
The former happens before the latter.Did this. Am I still good to go?
Posted in thread: White Labs WLP 565 Saison Starter on 08-09-2009 at 12:46 AM
I'm brewing my first Saison tomorrow, and I made a starter with this yeast about 72 hours ago.
It's the first starter I've made, and it took almost 24 hours for it to show any activity. I
used 1 qt of...
Posted in thread: Greetings from Waco on 07-22-2009 at 02:02 AM
Hey Goosta, I'm in Waco too. Just started brewing this summer as well. A friend and I are
planning for our third batch to be a Summer Saison Ale, and we've got an IPA in our secondary
fermenter right ...
Posted in thread: Another Texan Hooked on 07-19-2009 at 01:00 AM
Hi Everyone,A friend and I just started brewing this summer, and I think we're pretty much
hooked. We bought a home brew kit from Homebrew HQ in Richardson, and started off with Cooper's
Lager. It tur...