Last Activity:07-17-2008 4:58 AM
Posted in thread: Observations from a "D+" grade 1st attempt on 07-18-2008 at 12:50 AM
Any ideas on why his FG was higher than his OG??? That doesn't make much sense..
Posted in thread: No more bubbles =( on 07-18-2008 at 12:32 AM
I had the same thing happen to me with my first batch. I brewed a pale ale and the temp in the
bucket was about 78 degrees. I brewed the batch at night and the next day after work it was
Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout on 07-15-2008 at 01:07 AM
wow, thanks for the great advice. I think that perhaps I should put the RIS on the backburner
for a while. I only have two batches under my belt and perhaps Im getting ahead of myself.
Letting that be...
Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout on 07-14-2008 at 10:23 AM
I was thinking of brewing a Russian Imperial Stout Kit for my third batch of brew. I noticed
the instructions said that it needs a month to condition or something like that. I thought
Posted in thread: How to Determine Alchohol Content on 07-07-2008 at 08:18 PM
When using my Hydrometer, there is a section for potential alcohol content. Is there any way to
get a reading on actual alcohol content after you fermentation is complete and you have taken a
Posted in thread: Tryed my first beer.. on 07-06-2008 at 04:34 PM
Thanks, actually Im going to get some more supplies here now and I hope to start second batch
here this afternoon!!! This is addictive!!
Posted in thread: Tryed my first beer.. on 07-06-2008 at 02:20 PM
I went camping this weekend and could not resist bringing a bottle of homebrew with me. It was
only in the bottles for a week but I could not resist. The beer was incredible and Im excited
that it wil...
Posted in thread: Any way to tell if beer is carbonating in bottles? on 06-28-2008 at 02:32 PM
Bottled my first batch of beer last night. I was a little concerned due to an ultra fast
fermentation (2 days) but i waited the full 10 days to bottle anyhow. I tasted the beer and low
and behold it t...
Posted in thread: First Brew Problem with Fermentation on 06-22-2008 at 05:15 PM
I have to be honest the exact name of the yeast is alluding me but it came in a small yellow
sealed bag. Im going to buy a large tub and add some ice and water and then Ill set my
fermenting bucket in...
Posted in thread: First Brew Problem with Fermentation on 06-22-2008 at 04:09 PM
Hello. I became hooked on home brewing after a friend gave me a few of his home brewed beers. I
ran out and got a equipment kit and a kit to make "American micro style pale ale". Brewing the
beer was ...