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  • Posted in thread: When using fresh liquid yeast why should I make a starter? on 05-01-2015 at 02:56 PM
    +1 to trying it out and see for yourself if you notice a difference.Water and yeast aren't as
    publicized and sexy as the latest designer hop or malt, but they can be the difference between
    okay beer a...

  • Posted in thread: 10 days later...still bubbling on 05-01-2015 at 10:47 AM
    I have a golden strong that is still bubbling along at almost two weeks. You could pull a
    sample and check the gravity that should give you an indication of how it's doing.

  • Posted in thread: DME used as priming sugar left undesirable aftertaste on 04-29-2015 at 05:01 PM
    Waiting may help some if it has only been a week or two. DME is not as fermentable as corn
    sugar or table sugar. It should ferment out enough to not be too noticeable though.

  • Posted in thread: Tell me about those CLOYING beers you have tried. on 04-29-2015 at 04:26 PM
    the majority of homebrewed barleywine or imperial whatever I've had fit that description.

  • Posted in thread: What's in your yeast wallet? on 04-28-2015 at 01:53 AM
    At the moment only really keeping a couple at all times:SouthYeast Farmhouse Saison
    BlendAnother unnamed yeast from SouthYeastBelle Saison (always keep a packet on hand)Got rid
    of:Wyeast 1028Wyeast 10...

  • Posted in thread: 3724 Best practices on 04-28-2015 at 01:20 AM
    Patience is all I can sugges, just let it ferment

  • Posted in thread: Yeasts to have on-hand on 04-28-2015 at 12:39 AM
    Mine has changed due to my brewing habits lately, I was keeping 1056 and a strain from a local
    yeast company at all times. But I have only brewed belgian style beers over the past year. So
    now I alway...

  • Posted in thread: Groom to be needs inspiration for wedding brews on 03-18-2015 at 12:35 AM
    I did a patersbier and a mild for my wedding. I kept them simple and low abv.

  • Posted in thread: 10 gallon batch, making two beers? on 06-15-2014 at 06:28 PM
    I split batch most of the time. I only brew 6 gallons at a time but split between 2 3 gallon
    fermenters. Most of the time I just use different yeasts.

  • Posted in thread: National Homebrewer's Conference - HomeBrewTalk Giveaway - Open to All! on 06-14-2014 at 12:14 AM
    Hanging out with my daughter who was just born


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