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  • Concord, MA
  • Palace bitter
  • Palace Bitter + 1.5# extra DME & .5# toasted malt :: BC Rouge DGA clone kit
  • Dry Mead
  • Modified Goat Scrotum porter
    Supposedly sweet cider
  • Male
  • Single


  • Posted in thread: Easy airlock question on 01-31-2009 at 02:42 AM
    The only problem I see with idophor is that my understanding of it is that it looses it's
    disinfecting nature rather rapidly.

  • Posted in thread: Never got around to racking to secondary. Should I bottle? on 01-30-2009 at 07:17 PM
    Is this a true pils fermented at low temperature with lager yeast?

  • Posted in thread: Easy airlock question on 01-30-2009 at 07:05 PM
    Also the caps have little holes. Depending on the weather where you are, it can keep fruit flys
    out:) Although with my mead a few still managed to get into it somehow.

  • Posted in thread: Amount of Priming Sugar? on 01-30-2009 at 06:17 PM
    oz as in weight not volume. 8oz (weight) != 1 c. (volume)

  • Posted in thread: Super Bowl (Brew) Day... whatcha brewing? on 01-30-2009 at 06:02 PM
    Going out with a friend to work our dogs in tracking so no brewing here. No SB either though:)
    Plus I don't yet have a free primary:) Sometime next week though I should be doing another hefe
    to compar...

  • Posted in thread: metalic after taste on 01-30-2009 at 05:50 PM
    Thanks all,So the general concesus seems to be that this is something that pops up from time to
    time, but no one is really sure of the cause:) I made a note in my brew log and will see if it
    mellows. ...

  • Posted in thread: metalic after taste on 01-30-2009 at 02:15 AM
    Ya, it was a dry DME and before I switched to Late extract. Also used molasses though. I
    suppose that could have sunk and burned. Can't remember if I remembered to turn the flame off
    for it either. Co...

  • Posted in thread: life in the 2nd with concerns on 01-30-2009 at 01:40 AM
    probably some yeast clumps taking a ride on some c02 bubbles. Don't worry about it. If the
    sample tastes ok, all's good.

  • Posted in thread: metalic after taste on 01-30-2009 at 01:18 AM
    I just popped a sample of my porter tonight (going on 4 weeks in bottle) and i'm getting a
    slight metallic after taste. I actually just got the same thing a few nights ago with a
    commercial brew. Some...

  • Posted in thread: Extract APA recipie on 01-28-2009 at 05:23 AM
    Thanks all. I'll consider the Aromatic Malt and will go for the cut down 15. As for cutting the
    base extract... I tend to like beers a touch on the bigger side so I'm happy with 5%. Probably
    wind up j...

Primary 1: Palace Bitter Primary 2: BC Rouge Dead Guy Clone Primary 3: Hefeweizen Secondary 1: Traditional Mead Secondary 2: Toasty Palace ESB Bottle Con: Goats Heavy Scrotum Porter Bottled: Nothing Next: APA or Irish Red