Last Activity:09-16-2008 3:27 AM
Posted in thread: Starting the siphon with your mouth, Dangerous? on 09-04-2008 at 05:24 AM
I certainly would NOT recommend the practice, but I ignorantly did it on my 2nd batch and it
turned out wonderfully.Of course, this is compared to the first batch which was mediocre.I have
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 08-28-2008 at 03:53 AM
Most Women make you either take it to the garage or outside!:cross:Mine shrugged her shoulders
and turned her soaps on.
Posted in thread: Tried 1 Bottle after 1 Week on 08-07-2008 at 10:15 PM
I'd suggest Sierra Nevada. I like their bottles better. :)In Atlanta we can score Sweetwater,
which would have been my first recommendation :)
Posted in thread: Tried 1 Bottle after 1 Week on 08-07-2008 at 09:56 PM
The best advice that I received was this:The day you bottle: drive to the store and buy two
cases of Sam Adams.Not only will this help keep your hands off of your homebrew, you end up
with 48 empty bo...
Posted in thread: Priming without a bottling bucket on 08-06-2008 at 05:23 PM
Thanks guys. I'll add the sugar directly to the bottles this time, that seems to be the
Posted in thread: Priming without a bottling bucket on 08-05-2008 at 08:36 PM
But that's not the biggest issue. The biggest issue would be to stir all that crud that is on
the bottom of the fermenter (and after at least two weeks in the fermenter- there should be
Posted in thread: Priming without a bottling bucket on 08-05-2008 at 08:35 PM
I am fairly a noobe myself, so take this with a grain of salt. As you said, this is your first
batch, right? I'm guessing that you were told that your beer would be done fermenting roughly
in about a ...
Posted in thread: Priming without a bottling bucket on 08-05-2008 at 04:46 PM
I am bottling my first batch this weekend. I do not currently have a bottling bucket; I'll be
going to the nearest homebrew store in about 3 weeks to get one (gas prices dictate when I make
Posted in thread: Mr Beer - Read all about it and ask questions on 08-05-2008 at 04:30 PM
Ugh.... so for some reason I screwed up my last batch that I did on sunday (2 days ago). It was
the Defibrillator Doppelbock and it called for 1/2 cup of honey. I added 1 whole cup of honey
Posted in thread: Mr Beer - Read all about it and ask questions on 08-01-2008 at 09:29 PM
Another quick question.Mr. Beer's instructions do not include a reboil after their malt
extracts are added to the water (a la howtobrew.com.If I sub the Booster with 1 lb of the dried
malt extract, do...