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Posted in thread: Who uses garden hose water to brew? on 07-07-2013 at 11:31 PM
I just use a RV drinking safe hose and run it through a standard filter you buy from the local
brew shops. Works and tastes just fine.
Posted in thread: Hops comparison table on 07-01-2013 at 03:51 AM
Great seminar at the NHC 2013. I defiantly will be using this chart!
Posted in thread: smoked ale? on 06-08-2013 at 05:39 PM
I've brewed a smoked porter and then added chipolte peppers to it. I really enjoyed it, but
I've learned that smoked beers don't really appeal to masses as you're seeking. My wife said it
tasted like ...
Posted in thread: CO2 in the NOVA Area? on 02-23-2013 at 04:37 PM
There is a place that I always go to call AirGas on Jefferson Davis Hwy (Rt1) just south of
West Glebe Rd. They do exchanges and are really friendly. You can also hit up the homebrew
shop, myLHBS, on ...
Posted in thread: Cheap Brew Sculpture on 02-11-2013 at 05:25 PM
I'd be worried that these options won't hold the weight and cause a potentially dangerous
situation. I built my gravity fed stand for about $30 in materials. just some 2x4's and screws.
Since this pic...
Posted in thread: How long should i bottle condition on 02-10-2013 at 03:43 PM
i always did 2 weeks then tested one. never failed
Posted in thread: First competition coming up on 01-08-2013 at 04:38 PM
or maybe enter it in both alt and specialty? that is if it's allowed and you don't mind
submitting the extra bottles? Just a thought
Posted in thread: excessive foaming on 01-08-2013 at 03:46 AM
I use 3/16" for the liquid line. According to the owner of my LHBS that's the way to go. That
and you want some length (longer than 3'). I've been told that 10' is the way to go. I have a
bit less tha...
Posted in thread: First competition coming up on 01-08-2013 at 03:32 AM
I think it really depends on what you want out of the competition. The competitions I've
entered my goal was to get an impartial opinion on my beer. The first time I entered beers I
didn't properly ca...
Posted in thread: New Brewer, and a question on 01-08-2013 at 02:37 AM
I agree with Masterfool, you might wanna try to swirl it (without introducing O2) and raise the
temp a few degrees.