Last Activity:11-22-2010 3:18 PM
Posted in thread: off site kegging on 05-28-2010 at 04:53 PM
I'm currently having to do my fermentation off-site (in my mother-in-laws) basement due to
temps at my house getting too hot in the summer. I've just started kegging and have a 2 keg
kegerator set up ...
Posted in thread: First pints on 04-11-2010 at 12:06 AM
thanks John.I just poured another & it's clear so, nothing to worry about, another lesson
learned and another pint to drink!cheers!
Posted in thread: First pints on 04-10-2010 at 11:41 PM
I've just pulled two pints off my first ever kegged beer (a big porter) and it's really
sedimenty and looks a lot like chocolate milk. Is it normal that the first couple are like that
or is there some...
Posted in thread: 10 gal fermenters on 04-07-2010 at 07:03 AM
Thanks for the info.I think those conicals samc posted might work but would also like to know
if anyone else has used them? Also, why does no-one make/use the screw lid barrel types here in
Posted in thread: 10 gal fermenters on 04-07-2010 at 02:22 AM
I'm in the process of upgrading to 10 gal batches.I don't want to spend that much on either the
ss or minibrew conical fermenters but want to probably use plastic (weight, storage etc)
instead of glas...
Posted in thread: couple of keg aging questions on 03-31-2010 at 03:38 PM
Well, first make sure your fermentation is finished at that 2 week mark.If so, then transfer
over to sanitized keg etc.Hit it with some CO2 and then pull relief valve a few times to expel
Posted in thread: External CO2 tank on 03-27-2010 at 08:22 PM
HiI'm almost done. Got the fridge to fit both my corney kegs, got the regulator, kegs and all
the trimmings. A friend just gave me a huge CO2 tank which I was more than happy to accept.
Thing is, I wa...
Posted in thread: Sierra 30th Anniversary Series on 03-15-2010 at 10:24 PM
I saw it at Safeway in Chico for 9.99 a bottle and at the Mangrove Bottle Shop for 7.99. Guess
which I bought?Might have to swipe a couple of those glasses too!
Posted in thread: Non-started fermentation on 03-15-2010 at 08:45 PM
Did it start at all? What temp was it kept at before your brought it up to 65? What was your
OG?No, it didn't start at all. It was at about 50-55F but I think it might have gone below that
during the ...
Posted in thread: High altitude Brew on 03-15-2010 at 08:26 PM
Me and my partner in all things beer just brewed a batch of beer up at Lake Tahoe, Ca (about
6000ft) and brought it home with us to the valley (200ft) to ferment etc. We just wanted to
brew a batch up...