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  • Posted in thread: Who else has done a Friday prep for Saturday ? on 11-20-2016 at 01:43 AM
    I grind grain and sometimes do starter but the rest I do while water is heating and wort is

  • Posted in thread: Costco wine kit - waste of money or not?? on 09-25-2016 at 12:11 PM
    I have made the merlot kit, first batch was great.. second I was using a carboy as primary and
    don't have any ltr marks like my bucket so I guessed on the water addition.. took a gravity
    reading.. was...

  • Posted in thread: cherry chips in secondary? on 09-17-2016 at 04:24 PM
    don't leave any bark on chips as bark of cherry wood contains arsnic

  • Posted in thread: s05 vs winsor experiment on 08-26-2016 at 09:48 PM
    mattdee.. I know what you mean but I also wanted to try and see if it worked.. by adding 05
    yeast.. I don't think it will change the flavor profile but will make it a little dryer as I'm
    not a big fan...

  • Posted in thread: s05 vs winsor experiment on 08-26-2016 at 01:33 AM
    Hi I recently brewed the nierra sevada clone recipe 10 gal and split into two 5 gal carboys,
    pitched hydrated s05 into one and danster winsor into the other. winsor started active
    fermentation within ...

  • Posted in thread: When Should I But a New Fermenting bucket? on 08-21-2016 at 04:23 PM
    I have 2 but my original is over 10 years old and tons of scratches, even rust stains on bottom
    from when I left caps sanitizing in the bottom, never had an infection in 12 years of brewing,
    used to u...

  • Posted in thread: What's your next brew? Why? on 07-23-2016 at 11:38 AM
    imperial stout .. because ive never brewed a beer to age / high gravity. I finally have a bit
    of a pipeline so I wont mine waiting. finally finally I love imp stouts but they are hard to
    find in Canad...

  • Posted in thread: What did I cook this weekend..... on 06-19-2016 at 02:03 AM
    no pics but grilled veggies on pasta and grilled lamb loin chops with mint and basil pesto

  • Posted in thread: Black Pearl Porter (AG) on 06-09-2016 at 01:11 AM
    I skipped the sweet addtions (don't like sweet porter/stout) and added a lb of amber malt
    instead of crystal cause its what I had on hand.. subbed bram cross hops cause its what I had
    too :)Turned out...

  • Posted in thread: Black Pearl Porter (AG) on 04-28-2016 at 01:00 AM
    plan to brew this next exept im omitting the sweet additions and adding a lb of amber malt and
    using bramling cross for hops cause thats what i have on hand. I have always used 1/2 lb
    chocolate, 1/2 p...