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Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 08-11-2014 at 01:22 PM
Brewed a 3 gallon batch yesterday, my first try at an IPA, and the house has a pretty hoppy
smell going!Used a small starter with yeast propogated in April, and wondered how viable it
would be. I need...
Posted in thread: FastRack - FastFerment Giveaway - Open to all! on 07-08-2014 at 04:43 PM
Count me in, Thanks!
Posted in thread: Star San reuse word of warning on 05-28-2014 at 08:34 PM
For brewing or bottling I only make a quart at a time, using a small syringe to measure the
1.5ml of StarSan needed, and I just dump it when done. I do three gallon brews in my kitchen,
so if I made a...
Posted in thread: The Great Hydra Giveaway! on 05-28-2014 at 07:42 PM
Count me in!
Posted in thread: Aerating with blade blender & Whirlfloc on 04-09-2014 at 03:03 AM
I first started using a stick blender to crush the fruit in my first batch of blueberry wine.
I've also used it to help blend extract that wouldn't dissolve when boiling sugars for my last
batch of ci...
Posted in thread: Aerating with blade blender & Whirlfloc on 04-08-2014 at 09:29 PM
Thanks for the reply on this, a kind of weird question to be sure.I bottled that brew, and it
is definitely settling out in the bottle, and really a powdery yeast on the bottom. Oh well,
the recipe ta...
Posted in thread: Aerating with blade blender & Whirlfloc on 04-01-2014 at 06:23 PM
Folks,I don't usually concern myself with getting my ales perfectly clear, if they clear well,
fine. If not, no biggie.However, I just bottled an ale and I was curious about how cloudy it
Posted in thread: Carbonating In Bottles. on 03-25-2014 at 01:54 AM
Not an expert here, but I do seem to get consistent bottle carbing. Consistent headspace? I
always use the same size bottle, and leave the same headspace, too, which is important. I
usually have a par...
Posted in thread: Bottling Tips for the Homebrewer on 03-21-2014 at 06:52 PM
Folks,Looking back on this long and great thread at the different subjects covered:[*]A great
informative post from Revvy, as usual! I also like to bottle my beers.[*]Usually I allow about
10 days for...
Posted in thread: Do people taste differently? on 03-12-2014 at 05:50 PM
In the field of wine tasting there are similar descriptions too, including cat piss aromas, and
even in good/expensive wines, too.Scott