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Posted in thread: Water on 12-29-2011 at 07:06 PM
Spring water has a hodgepodge of minerals added for taste, so you never really know what you
are getting. Distilled wated with the right amount of Burton salts will give you a better water
Posted in thread: ehhh banana smelling airlock... on 12-14-2011 at 10:42 PM
Young beer can always smell a little funky, and banana is pretty common in my opinion. I think
you are fine. Yes, letting the beer sit on the yeast will clean it up. Carry On!
Posted in thread: Capture yeast from blow off? on 12-07-2011 at 10:02 PM
If you put sanitizer into your water to make sanatized water, then it will be killing all of
your yeast in the jar.
Posted in thread: Newbie, help apreciated! on 12-07-2011 at 09:57 PM
Your question is a ittle misleading. Are you asking if you can dry hop in your fermenting bins?
Or are you asking if you can brew a batch using hop pellets/plugs/cones instead of hopped
extract like C...
Posted in thread: Growler Condition Fail on 04-06-2011 at 02:21 PM
I obtained a "growler" from a chemisty lab. 1.5 gallon amber jug used to store bulk alcohol.
Did a quick test with vinegar and baking soda to see if the lid could be sealed air tight and
that seemed t...
Posted in thread: Old Homebrew on 03-03-2011 at 07:18 PM
maybe he laced them with something and is waiting outside your house right now...just waiting
on you to hit the ground, so he can come in and steal your stuff
Posted in thread: hotlinking??? on 03-03-2011 at 07:12 PM
Huge bandwidth hog.Are those any good to eat? I assume they are identified by a wider band
Posted in thread: 1 tap with 1 on stand by? on 03-03-2011 at 07:09 PM
The main difference between just splitting the gas line after the regulator with a manifold or
having a duel regulator is that with a duel you can keep 2 kegs under different pressure. Thats
Posted in thread: Help my clean keg smells like vinegar! on 03-03-2011 at 07:04 PM
Shouldn't we address the other 2 kegs that don't hold pressure?
Posted in thread: Can sunlight effect krausen? on 03-03-2011 at 06:49 PM
Most likely the sunlight and warm temps sped up the fermentation and the krausen just fell. The
sunlight will skunk your beer unless you didnt use any actual hops (i.e. hopped extract)