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Posted in thread: Dry Hopping????? on 10-31-2009 at 03:28 PM
The kit is supposed to be a Wicked strawberry blonde ale knockoff.
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping????? on 10-30-2009 at 11:56 PM
I just got my third kit and it came with some whole hops not pellet. It states two ways to use
these hops. One way is the last few minutes of the boil. That's what I did for my second kit.
The other i...
Posted in thread: Batch 2 is in bottles on 10-25-2009 at 01:31 AM
My first batch was a huge success it's been in bottles for two weeks and they taste great. A
little sweet. I bottled my second batch today. I had to taste it. It tastes just like Sierra
Nevada. It is ...
Posted in thread: pitching yeast on 09-29-2009 at 04:22 PM
I ready to start my second batch of brew. I have a kit that has all of the ingredients. The
instructions in the kit say to sprinkle the contents of the yeast into the wert surface and
stir well.The in...
Posted in thread: glass carboy???? on 09-24-2009 at 01:55 AM
IPA = India Pale Ale - You really are new to this. I am excited for you because you are going
to have a lot of fun getting into brewing (and drinking) the great beer that you make.Your
right, I am new...
Posted in thread: glass carboy???? on 09-24-2009 at 01:34 AM
The 5 gallon carboy isn't really a waste of $$$. If you ever do an IPA you are likely going to
be dryhopping. For this you will want to have the beer in a secondary vesselWhat does IPA mean?
and just ...
Posted in thread: glass carboy???? on 09-24-2009 at 01:20 AM
If you're not aging in a plastic fermenter for very long it won't be a big deal, however if
you're going to let your beer age/clarify for a while you probably want to transfer from a
plastic primary ...
Posted in thread: glass carboy???? on 09-24-2009 at 01:06 AM
OK then thanks. Maybe I will pick up another 6.5 gal platic bucket. Is there any advantage to
glass over plastic?
Posted in thread: glass carboy???? on 09-24-2009 at 12:49 AM
So then I can start a second batch and use my glass carboy as my primary fermenter? My kit that
I purchased came with a large plastic pail as the primary fermenter and the glass carboy as the
Posted in thread: glass carboy???? on 09-24-2009 at 12:37 AM
I am waiting on my first brew. It is in the primary fermenter right now. I have a secondary
fermenter that is a glass carboy. My instructions say that after 1 week the wert should be
transfered to the...