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Posted in thread: Final Gravity from Recipe? on 12-23-2007 at 10:22 PM
checked the FG again today, about the same, 1.016-18..... I'm ready to bottle,,, but before I
do... is that reading too high? 1.016-18? ... a little nervous... but the reading has remained
the same fo...
Posted in thread: Final Gravity from Recipe? on 12-22-2007 at 06:57 AM
Here goes... I forgot to take OG reading... I have my recipe, and my Specific gravity is
currently at 1.016-18.. (its a wheat ale) ... can anyone tell me, with regards to my
ingredients, does my gravi...
Posted in thread: Brown Ale Sample .. Changed in a day? on 12-10-2007 at 03:24 AM
Thanks..... ahhh yes, relax......Shamu
Posted in thread: Brown Ale Sample .. Changed in a day? on 12-09-2007 at 06:52 PM
I took a specific gravity reading on friday of my brown ale that is in the secondary; the
gravity reading read 1.012.. all is well there. I tasted the sample and it was good- smooth,
Posted in thread: OG = 1.135 at 86 degrees!? on 12-05-2007 at 12:00 AM
Thanks again.... and yes, I plan to rack to a secondary, so I guess I'll take an OG then... and
go from there.Its bubblin' away....Shamu
Posted in thread: OG = 1.135 at 86 degrees!? on 12-04-2007 at 06:17 AM
Thanks.... appreciate the quick responses and helpful advice.Do I dare open the primary
tomorrow and take a sample for OG?,,, or should I just wait it out until the perking stops...
and then take samp...
Posted in thread: OG = 1.135 at 86 degrees!? on 12-04-2007 at 06:09 AM
After thinking about it, I took the sample from the 2 gallons of wort BEFORE I added it to the
additional 3 gallons (to make 5 total) ... maybe that is why it is so high?If I would have
taken it from ...
Posted in thread: OG = 1.135 at 86 degrees!? on 12-04-2007 at 06:02 AM
Any thoughts on this one.... its a Wheat Beer, 3 Floyds Clone... 5 Gallon Partial
Extract.Ingredients:1 lb Caravienne Malt (steeped 30 min)3 lbs Weizen DME3 lbs Muntons Light
DME2 oz of Amarillos Hops...
Posted in thread: Pasturized Apple Juice for Cider? on 12-03-2007 at 05:48 AM
In an attempt to make my first cider I used Pasturized Apple Juice, some brown sugar, honey and
Muntons Yeast..... any thoughts on the Pasturized Juice? Will it work?ThanksShamu
Posted in thread: Highly Dry Hopped Wheat Beer on 11-28-2007 at 02:25 AM