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  • Posted in thread: Found some wild hops on 08-31-2015 at 01:00 AM
    Yup, My Mileage Varied. They weren't wet enough to cause that kind of problem.

  • Posted in thread: Found some wild hops on 08-31-2015 at 12:22 AM
    I found some "wild" hops last fall. I'd like to know what difference it makes if I dried them
    or not before putting them in the freezer.I just tossed them in the boiling wort when I used
    them. I'm pre...

  • Posted in thread: Over Carbonated Bottle Conditioning on 08-23-2015 at 12:56 AM
    Recapping over-carbed beer will work if you've prepared properly.Get the bottles of beer as
    cold as you can without freezing them.Pop the cap off a bottle while jostling it around as
    little as possibl...

  • Posted in thread: need help !!! dont have 2 airlocks... on 08-21-2014 at 03:58 AM
    There is nothing magical about an airlock. You don't NEED an airlock. You are fermenting in a
    carboy. Take a square piece of Saran wrap and fold it over a couple of times. Place it loosely
    over the to...

  • Posted in thread: Can I reuse store bought bottles? on 02-15-2014 at 02:48 AM
    I went to the local liquor store and bought several cases of returned bottles. I think I paid
    $1.25 a case for the bottles. I had to cull out some of the bottles because they were kind of
    rough lookin...

  • Posted in thread: Any reason not to use 3-wire dryer cord to element? on 02-08-2014 at 05:02 PM
    Stevehaun,You tried.cjgenever,Making and using a double male extension cord is just recklessly
    dangerous no matter who you trust. I hope nobody follows your example.

  • Posted in thread: Pickle Beer? on 01-12-2014 at 05:47 PM
    make sure to boil it outside though!Why would that be necessary?

  • Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5 Gallon Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 01-06-2014 at 11:10 PM

  • Posted in thread: Large mouth carboy from Northern Brewer on 11-27-2013 at 01:20 AM
    my only concern is there might be some sort of air pressure issue with the screw on capI'm
    thinking of getting one of these. Would you care to elaborate?

  • Posted in thread: Why is beer boiling out of bottle when opened on 11-25-2013 at 02:27 AM
    Get the remaining bottles as cold as you can without freezing them to minimize foaming. Pop the
    caps off of 2 to 4 bottles and immediately recap them in the same order that you opened them.
    Don't let ...

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