Last Activity:11-03-2009 12:55 PM
Posted in thread: how long will my airlock bubble? on 10-09-2009 at 11:38 PM
I have a Porter Extract kit in primary. I brewed last Sunday, bubbling started late Monday. Has
been steady since then. How long will this bubble. Is it bad to bubble too long? FYI....
Pitched dry yea...
Posted in thread: Wort is 56 degrees. When should I pitch yeast? on 10-04-2009 at 11:54 PM
It's dry yeast. It's in the package still at room temp at 72 degrees. Should I pitch it, or
wait? If I wait how long and what temp should I wait for my wert to warm up to?
Posted in thread: Wort is 56 degrees. When should I pitch yeast? on 10-04-2009 at 11:45 PM
I just finished brewing a Porter Extract Kit, cooled my wert a little too much I think down to
56 degrees. What temp should I pitch my yeast? :rockin:
Posted in thread: Sanitizing Bottle Caps? on 09-20-2009 at 12:12 AM
Has anyone ever bottled and forgot to sanitize bottle caps? Is so what happened?:ban:
Posted in thread: New Brewer, forgot to boil priming sugar? on 09-19-2009 at 10:44 PM
I forgot to mix my priming sugar with boiling water. I just dumped in right in my beer stirred
it, and bottled. Did I just infect my batch???
Posted in thread: Getting Ready to Bottle 4 1st Time?? on 09-15-2009 at 11:55 PM
The bubbles stopped last Saturday. No action since then. Only doing single fermentation in
plastic fermenter for my first batch. So my questions are:What should my beer smell like at
this point? (defi...
Posted in thread: Dropped "O" ring of airlock in fermentor now what??? on 09-10-2009 at 11:49 PM
I was messing with my airlock, and accidently knocked the "O" ring through the hole, and into
my brew. What are my chances of infection now? Or do you think I'll be okay? Funny thing is
there was no b...
Posted in thread: Rookie Brewer New Member on 09-10-2009 at 08:55 PM
Just signed up last night, and started my first brew last night. English Export Ale. Not sure
what to expect, but I learned some key take aways for next time. I had some issues cooling the
wort. It to...
Posted in thread: New Brewer with Wort cooling issue on 09-10-2009 at 05:16 PM
Thx for the info. Guess I will find out in a few weeks.
Posted in thread: New Brewer with Wort cooling issue on 09-10-2009 at 04:28 PM
Thanks for the feedback, however I still have some concerns... 1.) I put my fermentor in an ice
bath to cool it down, but did not have my airstop in. Is this a problem? 2.) I pitched my yeast