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Posted in thread: Ferment longer, or leave in bottles longer? on 09-28-2012 at 07:12 PM
Posted in thread: Ferment longer, or leave in bottles longer? on 09-28-2012 at 05:33 PM
Last weekend (Saturday) I brewed up a couple batches, one IPA, and a Heffeweizen, both are
fermenting at the moment. I should have started brewing a while back for a party I have coming
up on October ...
Posted in thread: Under-carbed and Apple Taste on 02-21-2012 at 06:06 PM
I think I'm going to shake them up, see if I can get the yeast to make some more carbonation
for me and eat whatever there is left to eat. Maybe it will clear up in a week or two. Any time
frames on i...
Posted in thread: Under-carbed and Apple Taste on 02-21-2012 at 03:06 PM
I have ordered 3 kits from Homebrewers.com and all of them have had this slight cider/apple
taste, with very little carbonation. My first 2 batches were fermented in the garage, where it
is pretty coo...
Posted in thread: Dry Hop Residue or Infection on 02-14-2012 at 02:28 PM
Excellent, thank you
Posted in thread: Dry Hop Residue or Infection on 02-14-2012 at 02:14 PM
I dry hopped this IPA about 1 week ago and noticed this morning that there are some floaties on
the surface.I'm thinking it's just the hop residue, but just thought I'd get some expert
insight here.I ...
Posted in thread: How to avoid the temptation of drinking 'young, green beer'. on 02-09-2012 at 01:36 AM
I just cracked one tonight.....4 days in the bottle. It wasnt good, so I was kind of mad at
myself for not being more patient.
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping in Carboy on 02-08-2012 at 11:21 PM
I just dry hopped an IPA the other day, and I just put the pellets straight in the secondary.
Posted in thread: Question concerning my dry hopping with pellets on 02-07-2012 at 06:18 PM
I just dry hopped an IPA, it's been in the secondary for about 3 days and I have the same foam.
If it's still around when I rack to the bottling bucket I think I'm just going to syphon it the
best I c...
Posted in thread: Cracking my first homebrew! on 02-06-2012 at 09:11 PM
Looks awesome, congrats.My first 2 batches had no head at all. I would pour them into the glass
and there would be a tiny bit of foam, but within 30 seconds it was gone.