Last Activity:12-28-2012 11:35 AM
Posted in thread: Keggin' finally! on 07-18-2012 at 12:31 AM
I've got 8 batches under my belt now and have kegged the last 7. When I'm done fermenting my
brew I transfer it to a keg crank the gas to 30 psi and throw it in the fridge at 42-45 and if
i feel like ...
Posted in thread: Cheap ball lock kegs. on 05-12-2012 at 04:55 AM
I can vouch for them, bought one a while back and have put 15 gallons thru it so far without a
hitch, had a little ding here and the but came very clean and def gets the job done.
Posted in thread: Slight CO2 smell from keezer on 05-09-2012 at 03:13 AM
CO2 has no odor. Soapy water is the only way I know of to check for leaks and it works great
but you should give it about a min and then check it, dawn soap works great. But really, you
can't smell CO...
Posted in thread: best northern brewer ipa? on 04-23-2012 at 12:58 AM
Got their Black IPA kegged up right now and love it! Great hop profile. Almost reminds me of a
real light bodied Imperial Stout if that makes any sense. next up Sinistral Warrior, I've read
that it is...
Posted in thread: Diminishing hop flavor in my IPA. on 04-22-2012 at 11:58 PM
Hey guys,Made NB's Black IPA extract kit and it really is awesome but the great hop flavor is
starting to fade after about 10 days in the keg. It's still really good but nowhere near as
fresh and hopp...
Posted in thread: Stove top boil issues. on 04-09-2012 at 06:40 PM
UPDATE: So I kept the LME in a separate pot for this last batch and had the water around 180
and it really did the trick, much better boil, didnt take much time at all to get back up to
temp. Thanks g...
Posted in thread: Stove top boil issues. on 03-26-2012 at 11:52 PM
Not big enough for 2 burner sadly, it's definitely flat too. I'm really liking the heat stick
idea even though it seems like a little bit of a pain in the ass. I'm all about making stuff
myself to sav...
Posted in thread: Stove top boil issues. on 03-26-2012 at 08:34 PM
I would try to add the LME only twice - before the boiling begins and the rest at
flameout.Great, I hadn't thought of that, so added LME at flameout shouldn't really affect the
flavor in any way?
Posted in thread: Stove top boil issues. on 03-26-2012 at 08:15 PM
Hey guys, I've been having trouble reaching a really good rolling boil on my electric stove top
and it's not really an option at this point to get an outdoor gas burner. After reaching a boil
Posted in thread: Should I pitch more yeast to naturally carb? 6.3% ABV on 03-23-2012 at 06:58 PM
It's for a Black IPA (OG 1066) that I have going right now that is sitting at 1.020 right now
after 2 weeks in the primary and I plan on transferring to a secondary for another 2 weeks, dry