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Posted in thread: Dandelion Wine on 04-09-2013 at 01:06 AM
Wow. This somethin that I've been wanting to do, there was a winery in lansdale penna, that
actually had dandy lion wine, they priced it at 50 dollars a bottle because of the labor
picking the darn th...
Posted in thread: Does the bottle make a difference? on 02-23-2013 at 01:41 PM
There may be a glass quality issue but I've never encountered it. Some bottles just look
better, I've saved certain bottles just for a particular brew cause I liked the bottle. If they
are 12 oz and t...
Posted in thread: Clearing wine on 02-19-2013 at 12:11 AM
The kit you bought probably had you add some clarifiers when you racked it, prb two small packs
of clear liquid, you dump in one and wait 10 minutes then the other. Most those are 4 to 6 week
Posted in thread: Mr. Beer Home brew kit on 02-16-2013 at 01:23 PM
Many people here started out with Mr beer and still have them, I generally keep mine for
experimental stuff. Have fun with it, don't be afraid to try new stuff beyond the basic
instructions, after all...
Posted in thread: Possible contamination by chilling bath. Keep it or dump it? on 02-11-2013 at 01:11 AM
I would never dump anything until I know for sure its undrinkable.. although I've been known to
drink some really bad stuff. Either way even if its just OK, its great stuff to give away to
people who ...
Posted in thread: How dumb are your state/province's liquor laws? on 02-10-2013 at 04:24 PM
Yea your right. In Pa they have opened up beer sales to 2 grocery stores. Tried to buy a
sampler from Wegmans and they wouldn't sell it to me because my underage daughter was in line
with me. I was sp...
Posted in thread: Growler Art and Compatibility on 02-10-2013 at 11:22 AM
Yes but in penna, I have noticed some brewery will only fill their own marked growlers and some
don't care. Even if your state allows it, prob wanna call the berwery anyway.
Posted in thread: Beer Bottles colors on 01-27-2013 at 11:53 PM
You should be fine .. unless you installed a UV light in your fridge.. but then how would we
know it was off if the door is shut...
Posted in thread: Stir paddle tarnished in StarSan on 01-22-2013 at 12:18 AM
Aluminum kettles turn black because of a different chemical process. Its just plain oxidation.
Star San is an acid that deteriorates the metal itself. It actually creates hydrogen gas by
trading off m...
Posted in thread: Stir paddle tarnished in StarSan on 01-19-2013 at 10:40 PM
Oh and I wouldn't use the paddle, if I remember right the aluminum turns to aluminum chloride,
the acid begins to create hydrogen gas. The paddle was probably bare and had no oxidation on
the surface ...