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Posted in thread: Old rusty homebrewer on 01-03-2014 at 12:35 AM
That sounds really awesome! Best of luck, and welcome back to homebrewing.
Posted in thread: Another FNG! on 01-03-2014 at 12:31 AM
Hey, Sapp,You can get external temperature controllers that will cycle the power to your
freezer to maintain a cooler temperature. Johnson and Ranco are two of the most common, just
because they've be...
Posted in thread: I think I'm back... on 01-03-2014 at 12:22 AM
Glad you're getting back into it. Smaller batches could definitely be a great way to go with
limited space. A lot of homebrew suppliers have small kits that make use of Mr Beer fermenters.
Posted in thread: Hey All, New Brewer on 01-03-2014 at 12:20 AM
I, too, mostly ferment in opaque containers. I try not to use spigots on my fermenters, but
they're definitely needed on the bottling bucket.Sounds like you're off to a great start,
Posted in thread: Just another New guy! on 12-31-2013 at 09:17 PM
The recipe database here on Homebrewtalk is rather extensive. Here's the IPA section: people
have posted clone recipes for their favorite commercial beers. I'm partial to Bell's
Posted in thread: Hello from Ireland on 12-31-2013 at 09:03 PM
Awww yeah! Good times await. You can be as detail-oriented as you need to be to keep the beer
good and the brewing enjoyable. Have fun!
Posted in thread: Hello from Arizona on 12-31-2013 at 03:14 PM
That's a great way to end the year. Welcome to the fun!Don't be bashful about asking questions
and jumping into conversations that interest you! It's a great community here.Since we're
Posted in thread: First Time Brewer In AK on 12-31-2013 at 03:08 PM
You're off to a great start. My first batch wound up finishing about 2 AM as well, and that was
just because I needed some sleep.Have fun!
Posted in thread: Hi from snowy NH! on 12-31-2013 at 03:06 PM
BIAB can be a great way to step into all-grain brewing. I would recommend getting one of the
large bags from Midwest Supplies or your local homebrew shop. The $7 price tag is worth the
Posted in thread: New Brewer in NJ on 12-31-2013 at 03:03 PM
Sounds like you have a great setup to get started. One idea for chilling could be to get a
large bin that would hold the kettle and figure out the right height to add a drain hole that
would allow eff...