Last Activity:05-10-2014 6:44 PM
Posted in thread: Stuck fermentation on 05-09-2014 at 07:25 PM
Thanks guys.. I actually just checked and its gravity is 1.014, which is about where it should
be.. I didn't think it would ferment so quicklySent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Stuck fermentation on 05-09-2014 at 04:22 PM
I made an ipa 3 days ago. Gravity was 1.060.. I decided to throw in 2 dry yeast packets, since
I didn't have a yeast starter made. It was bubbling like crazy a few hours later. Last night
the temp in ...
Posted in thread: Did I add too much sugar?? on 02-22-2014 at 01:11 AM
I made a 5 gal batch of ipa. 1 week ago today I bottled it. I bottled 44 beers. I mixed 2 cups
of corn sugar in 2 cups of boiling water and added that to my bottling bucket. Today I checked
on the bee...
Posted in thread: Dry yeast... Is it ok to keep stored in a fridge? on 02-16-2014 at 09:50 PM
Just wondering if my dry yeast packages are ok to keep in the fridge, or should I keep it
elsewhere.. Would fridge temp destroy or kill the yeast??Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Stuck fermentation? on 02-07-2014 at 01:17 AM
I made an all grain ipa about 2 weeks ago. O.g was 1.055.. After 7 days I dropped in an ounce
of dry hops ( as my recipe said), and it was at 1.024. I just checked the gravity now , which
is 7 days fo...
Posted in thread: How long will crushed grains last? on 08-02-2013 at 02:24 AM
I bought 5 pounds of wheat and 5 lbs of 2 row barley from my local home brew store and had him
crush them for me, and he sealed them in plastic bags.. It's been about 2 weeks, I plan on
Posted in thread: What is a partial mash? on 03-25-2013 at 10:55 PM
I'm confused. What is the difference between an extract kit and a partial mash?.. I've been
using brewers best kits for my home brewing, these r extract kits ??, or is it a partial mash
kit?.. These k...
Posted in thread: How to get rid of gunk in your pot before putting it in primary? on 03-25-2013 at 12:32 AM
I recently did a brewers best amber ale kit. It's a partial mash kit, I think is the term.
After I boiled all ingredients and cooled the pot, it was time for me to transfer the beer to
my primary pail...
Posted in thread: How much sugar do u add to prime a 5 gal batch? on 02-21-2013 at 11:38 PM
I just bought a bottling bucket and am going to prime my 5 gal batch soon. I know your supposed
to boil 2 cups of water, then add sugar, then mix it all together with the beer in the bottling
Posted in thread: Can u put a 2 gal brew in a 5 gal pail? on 12-19-2012 at 09:46 PM
I'm a newbie and want to experiment with a few things, so I want to do some 2 gal batches
rather than maybe wasting a 5 gal batch. So would there be any issues if I put a 2 gal brew in
a 5 gal pail?. ...