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Posted in thread: Refrigeration is lowering my carbonation on 08-27-2012 at 02:57 AM
the cooler the liquid the more CO2 it can hold in solution. So let some more time pass and
they'll be carbonated even when chilled.
Posted in thread: Bleach for sanitation?? on 08-27-2012 at 02:14 AM
I used bleach for years. I later discovered StarSan and my beers' taste improved dramatically.
Then I started brewing all grain - another dramatic improvement. Then I began strictly
Posted in thread: Does my yeast starter look good? on 08-27-2012 at 02:04 AM
Nothing wrong. Look like hops in the krausen. I'm in Key West, but born a Yooper.
Posted in thread: KISS (Keep It Simple, Stupid!) Sweet/Tart Cider on 06-06-2012 at 01:48 AM
Sounds like you got it together.
Posted in thread: Cascades in Key West on 06-06-2012 at 01:35 AM
Last year at Key West Brew Fest the guys from FIU were telling us they have been messing around
with varieties to see what grows the best in So. Florida.
Posted in thread: Carboy exploded!!! on 05-27-2012 at 05:16 PM
It could contaminated, but you'll have to wait to find out. I would replace the small airlock
with a blow off tube. If you don't have one measure your carboy neck inner diameter and run to
your lhbs o...
Posted in thread: Apfelwein question on 05-17-2012 at 11:43 PM
Let it go and ferment. It will likely be nice a clear long before its ready to drink.
Posted in thread: Keg tool rental? on 05-17-2012 at 08:50 PM
Looking, probably next month or so, to do my new keggle with some soldered couplings. I am
going to do two 1/2" couplings and one 1" half coupling for a water heater element. I will also
be doing a 1/...
Posted in thread: Strongbow cider clone??? on 05-15-2012 at 03:25 AM
I usually put a couple tea bags of earl grey to re-add the tanins lost from using juice. Then i
usually just add a shot of apple juice at the pour so it can be sweetened, or not, to taste.