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  • Posted in thread: how to get gunk out of the bottom of a bottle on 06-03-2015 at 08:11 PM
    I regularly use flip tops, which are donated by my son-in-law after having sat in less than
    ideal conditions. I have found that a soak in oxyclean followed by a mild vinegar rinse and a
    session on the...

  • Posted in thread: Did I leave my Festa Brew too long in Primary? on 05-29-2015 at 04:16 PM
    There have been times when I have left my Festa brew in the primary for up to two months. No
    problems noticed. You should invest in a sealed bucket with airlock for more predictable
    results. Loose lid...

  • Posted in thread: Canada Homebrew Supplies on 03-16-2015 at 02:05 PM
    Ontario Beer Kegs is well regarded. It is in Mitchell, Ontario in the middle of nowhere, but
    they do mail order. If I rightly recall, they have flat rate shipping across Canada. Expensive
    for me since...

  • Posted in thread: The HomeBrewTalk 2015 Big Giveaway! on 03-12-2015 at 04:11 PM
    Add me too.

  • Posted in thread: does anyone have experience with festa brew on 02-09-2015 at 07:26 PM
    I agree the generic instructions are terrible. However, following the standard 3-4 weeks in
    fermenter plus 3 weeks to bottle condition works well. I would watch the sugar addition; I use
    dextrose, bec...

  • Posted in thread: I Hate Wineries on 08-28-2014 at 03:57 PM
    No, no, no, no. You're doing it all wrong. For the true winery experience, you have to book a
    flight to Frankfurt and from there to the Wine Route in southern Germany. This trail has
    wineries about ev...

  • Posted in thread: Grain Storage - Food-Safe Buckets on 08-27-2014 at 09:04 PM
    I store my grains in a 5 gallon plastic pail which I recycle from wine making. I get fresh
    juice for my wines and after transferring to my fermenter, rinse the pail thoroughly, recover
    and store until...

  • Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5gal Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 08-05-2014 at 02:17 PM
    I'm in, sign me up.

  • Posted in thread: FastRack - FastFerment Giveaway - Open to all! on 07-04-2014 at 02:36 PM
    Sign me up, too.

  • Posted in thread: Is there a beer you buy just for the bottles? on 05-08-2014 at 08:09 PM
    Hacker Pschorr in Ontario, Canada are only available in 500ml swing tops. And they are
    available in both the LCBO and the Beer Store.


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