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Posted in thread: I need help with a chamomile mead/ale recipe on 04-30-2014 at 05:12 PM
Do you want to make an ale or a mead?I have a chamomile mead in the primary right now. I
steeped about a fistful of chamomile flowers 10 minutes in 2 gal hot water and pulled them out.
I added 5lb hon...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 03-23-2014 at 06:34 PM
#horseblanket #hashtag:mug:Well said.
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 03-23-2014 at 01:58 PM
Funny things I've overheard about beer? Every RateBeer post I've read to date counts in my
mind. Ask two posters about one beer and get three answers, each of which contains at least one
of these word...
Posted in thread: The Kings Nutz Imperial Nut Brown Ale on 03-21-2014 at 01:55 PM
How much bottling sugar did you use? How warm have the bottles been? You will probably oxidize
your beer if you do anything to it now... and one batch of low-carb nectar is better than five
Posted in thread: No Hop Taste or Aroma! I'm Perplexed! Help? on 03-19-2014 at 03:32 PM
I find I get the best hop aroma when I add the aroma hops five minutes before, and again just
as, I stop boiling. Give that brew another try with .5oz aroma hops each at five and zero
minutes, and coo...
Posted in thread: What's in my beer? on 03-15-2014 at 07:54 PM
Don't dump it unless it tastes foul-- and not even then unless it has aged a few months and
still tastes foul. That doesn't look all that bad, and I am going to guess it's just
yeast.Also, get that ca...
Posted in thread: Wyeast 1469 - Odd Smells! on 03-12-2014 at 02:20 AM
Man, sorry to hear about your beer, really a bummer. I used this yeast 4 times over by top
cropping and have nothing but good things to say about it! Dont give up on the strain.+1 to
this, especially ...
Posted in thread: how long did it take you to get good? on 03-12-2014 at 02:11 AM
I've never had a batch that didn't taste good with the exception of a Christmas beer that had
spices and orange peel in it. It was one of my first beers and it just didn't taste good at
all. I dumped ...
Posted in thread: Bottling... on 03-11-2014 at 03:12 AM
Off-topic, but worth mentioning if you get bottle bombs: if your are adding the corn sugar per
bottle, you're probably adding it as powder or carbing drops and then filling up with beer,
Posted in thread: My 1st infection! WOOHOO! on 03-09-2014 at 02:37 AM
NO INFECTION!I let it right for another couple of weeks and it ended up being long hanging
krausen. Other one fell as usual, but this one decided not to. All is well in the world!
:DMaybe goto your LH...