Last Activity:10-25-2012 6:51 PM
Posted in thread: adding canned pumpkin? When? on 10-11-2012 at 01:47 PM
UPDATE: 10.11.12 About a week ago I moved the beer over to the secondary fermenter and learned
a valuable lesson... When i initially dumped my boil pot into the primary i did not strain out
Posted in thread: adding canned pumpkin? When? on 09-21-2012 at 05:40 PM
I did not do a full mash on this, so adding any pumpkin to the mash stage was not an option. I
had debated whether to keep the can of pumpkin for the secondary or to add during the boil and
Posted in thread: when to add vanilla extract? on 09-21-2012 at 12:48 AM
havent had a chance to brew this recipe again yet. work had me out of town for nearly a month
and then a bunch of familty stuff... anyways, still waiting to see how it works. i experimented
Posted in thread: adding canned pumpkin? When? on 09-21-2012 at 12:36 AM
Good to hear some input. Thanks guys! I brewed yesterday and used a full pumpkin (quartered,
spiced and roasted) and a can of pureed pumpkin in the boil along with a small grain bag with
Posted in thread: adding canned pumpkin? When? on 09-19-2012 at 08:09 PM
I am brewing a pumpkin ale and am roasting a pumpkin with pumpkin spices on it during its oven
time and adding some spices to the boil as well; plan on adding the entire pumpkin during the
boil but al...
Posted in thread: Defalco's Great Pumpkin Ale? Anyone tried it? on 09-18-2012 at 03:10 AM
Looking to get into a pumpkin beer and havent tried theirs, but have always had good luck from
their recipes in the past.I am looking for a sweet pumpkin beer.. the kind that a brown sugar
rim would c...
Posted in thread: Blueberry Bomb on 08-20-2012 at 03:22 PM
Interested to hear. Want pictures too. Doesn't seem quite long enough to sit on the fruit to
really absorb the flavor and mellow out.
Posted in thread: New Kegerator CO2 leaking? on 03-10-2012 at 05:19 AM
FINAL RESOLUTION! FIXED!!!! Lo and behold, I had to dunk the tank and regulator only to find
out the regulator was leaking from the gas inlet tube from the tank. Wasn't nearly tight enough
from the fa...
Posted in thread: Kegging Before Bottling on 03-07-2012 at 03:38 AM
+1 to the blichmann beer gun! Bought one a few months ago because I was brewing more than
drinking so it was a chance to clear the keg out and stockpile previous batches for future
comparison. Works g...
Posted in thread: Kegerator/Keezer/Both? on 03-07-2012 at 02:03 AM
I have both a keezer and a kegerator. My basement stays around 68 most of the time so I haven't
tried lagering yet just use the keezer for miscellaneous craft beers and home brew. The
kegerator (at le...