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Posted in thread: Succulent Strawberry Blonde on 01-15-2013 at 02:15 AM
My OG was 1.058, spent 7 days in primary, then 7 days in secondary (w/berries), and now 2 full
weeks in tertiary. For the last 2 weeks my gravity has been 1.017... gonna give it one more
week, maybe 2...
Posted in thread: Stirring during boil? on 12-30-2012 at 11:49 PM
Definitely don't think you need to stir the whole 60 mins. I normally stir in the DME and LME,
and a few seconds during each hops addition (although I'm not sure that's necessary). Yesterday
I brewed ...
Posted in thread: Succulent Strawberry Blonde on 12-25-2012 at 09:28 PM
I had this in my primary for a week and the airlock never bubbled. I was a little worried, but
the gravity dropped from 1.058 to 1.026 after the first 4 days, so obviously it was working...
Posted in thread: Siphoning with the Carboy Cap on 12-20-2012 at 03:23 AM
Not a good night for me. I had broken my old trusty auto siphon, so I ordered a "Sterile Siphon
Starter"... same principle as this technique, except you blow into a filter. The tutorial video
made it ...
Posted in thread: Hops AA% on 12-18-2012 at 01:51 PM
Thanks for all the help! I used more for the 60m to make up for the lower %, but the 20m and 5m
called for .5 oz saaz 5.8% and all I had was 3.4%... didn't have enough to add extra, so I used
what I h...
Posted in thread: Hops AA% on 12-15-2012 at 05:03 AM
I've been brewing from kits for a while now, but I've decided to try an extract recipe I found
on this forum. I live in a rural area with no LHBS, so I order most ingredients online. The
hops' alpha a...
Posted in thread: How did you find us? on 12-05-2012 at 01:20 AM
Googled "home brew recipes"
Posted in thread: Removing labels from beer bottles. on 12-03-2012 at 02:38 AM
Oxyclean. Just put dos equis, saranac, and grolsch bottles in a bucket with oxyclean for a few
hours, and the labels all literally fell off... no scrubbing.
Posted in thread: Joe's Ancient Orange Mead on 11-30-2012 at 01:12 PM
Thought I'd give this a try. Started a one gallon batch last night... Just realized I used 3
lbs of honey, not 3.5. Okay to add the other half pound to my top off water?