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Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2013 Big Giveaway! on 02-08-2013 at 10:48 PM
Posted in thread: Doubling Up Dry Yeast Packs on 08-30-2012 at 03:12 AM
Okay after looking around I realize I don't need to make a starter with dry yeast. However are
two packs recommended or advisable at 1.080-1.090?If I were to make a starter for a high
gravity ale with...
Posted in thread: Doubling Up Dry Yeast Packs on 08-30-2012 at 02:52 AM
Going to be brewing a high OG (~1.090) Imperial Pale Ale. Its a 5 gallon batch and I'm using
good ole standbye Safale 05 dry yeast. My question is: I have 2 packs on hand, this being a
high gravity al...
Posted in thread: How do you draw your hydrometer samples? on 06-22-2012 at 03:11 AM
Some folks like a wine thief, but I found that it dribbled just a much if not more than a
turkey baster.I do t recommend the thief pictured here. I have gone through 2 auto-siphon caps
getting stuck i...
Posted in thread: Dry hopping in a primary. on 06-11-2012 at 03:13 AM
I dry hopped my first ever homebrew an imperial IPA in the primary after about 9 days. I hd
very similar OG and FG stats as yours and the beer turned out great after 7 days on the hops (2
oz citra who...
Posted in thread: What's your favorite BMC beer? on 06-02-2012 at 01:05 AM
ahhh yes tough question.....i'm going to have to say pbr in cans of course!!!High life is a
very close second but only if it is the bottle!!! Think it tastes better in my opinion even if
it is all in ...
Posted in thread: Cool Brewing Giveaway! on 05-30-2012 at 12:04 PM
Posted in thread: Wyest German Ale 1007 lag time on 05-29-2012 at 12:04 PM
Long a lighter German style Ale OG 1.044. Pitched Wyeast 1007 German Ale almost 24 hours ago,
proofed it before hand didn't do a starter but smacked the internal pack 3 hours ahead of time
like the di...
Posted in thread: 2 rehydrations 2 different results on 05-25-2012 at 11:11 PM
that said, mixing Notty and T-58 sounds downright terrifying to me.It is, kind of a noob panic
moment, i double pitched because I thought I got ahold of a bad pack. It is not undrinkable,
but it almos...
Posted in thread: Any good bars or beer stores in Cleveland? on 05-24-2012 at 11:43 PM
Tremont taphouse, la cave du vin, bier markt, great lakes, market garden brewery.+1 on all of
these. Just hit uP W. 25th street where 3 of the five are stones throw from one another.