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Posted in thread: first big beer have questions on 11-01-2012 at 03:36 AM
ok well it went into bottles a few days ago. It tastes pretty good now but is a little harsh.
maybe a few weeks in bottles and it will be great?? And thanks to all for the help! :)
Posted in thread: first big beer have questions on 10-22-2012 at 03:07 AM
Well the yeast cake was to tall so I moved the batch to a secondary,,I took a taste and it is
not to good so far :( There is a real "bakers yeast" flavor to it. What can I do?
Posted in thread: first big beer have questions on 10-10-2012 at 06:09 PM
ok it's at 66 (wort) now I will try to turn it down to 65 and let it sit for a few more weeks.
I does look a little better also:)
Posted in thread: first big beer have questions on 10-09-2012 at 01:25 PM
ok thanks guys. I THINK it is still going there is pressure in the bucket as of now,,,my temp.
is 70. I was afraid to turn the temp. down to much because I do not want to shut the yeast
Posted in thread: first big beer have questions on 10-06-2012 at 01:55 AM
I brewed up a double IPA a few days ago,using 6#DME and 5#grain,,and 3 packs of dry yeast s-o5.
The wort looked and smelled great:)24 hours into ferment my lid blew off my ale pail,,there was
no clog ...
Posted in thread: campden tab question on 09-22-2012 at 01:56 PM
ok guys I am going to let it sit for 2 weeks ,,I will let you know what happens! thanks!
Posted in thread: campden tab question on 09-21-2012 at 04:04 PM
yes it was added pre-boil. still no bubbles but the level in my airlock has changed indicating
there is some kind of pressure in there. I have never seen a ferment without bubbles in the
Posted in thread: campden tab question on 09-20-2012 at 12:38 AM
I made a batch of light pale ale today. some of my past batches have had a slight
clove/chlorine flavor. So today before the boil I added one campden tab to the tap water. My
only concern is that this...
Posted in thread: bread yeast on 09-13-2012 at 06:29 PM
last year I got one of them all-in-one canned extract kits for x-mas,,,the thing was on some
box store shelf for years and was missing the yeast packet normally taped to the top of the can
so I used r...
Posted in thread: new pot pics and questions on 09-06-2012 at 12:25 AM
good call wils,,,I may try that one day!