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Posted in thread: fast denouement to fermentation. what now? on 10-29-2011 at 09:54 PM
Sweet, thanks everyone.
Posted in thread: did I under-yeast? on 10-29-2011 at 06:32 PM
Hey all, just a quick update, and thanks for the replies. Bottled on Wednesday with a FG of
1.008. Sample taste was excellent, better than I could have hoped. Bottle conditioning for 3
weeks and then....
Posted in thread: fast denouement to fermentation. what now? on 10-29-2011 at 06:26 PM
Hi all. Not worried here, just want to get your thoughts. Brewing a spiced ale with an OG of
1.070. I pitched with 2 packets of S-33, rehydrating only 1 of the packets before pitching.
Posted in thread: did I under-yeast? on 10-19-2011 at 01:05 AM
Thanks folks. So this is that patience thing everyone is talking about. :)
Posted in thread: did I under-yeast? on 10-18-2011 at 11:52 AM
Fermentation seems to have clearly stopped. A gravity reading yesterday showed 1.008 at 69
degrees. I was thinking about letting it sit in primary for another week and bottling after
that. Any thought...
Posted in thread: did I under-yeast? on 10-14-2011 at 10:16 PM
Thanks all. Yes, OG was 1.052 (corrected).
Posted in thread: did I under-yeast? on 10-14-2011 at 05:03 PM
First, this place rocks. My recipe includes 6.5 lbs of lme, a half pound of brown sugar, and
some steeped grains. I only used a single wyeast smacker. I'm reading that it could use 2
packs. 5.2 gallon...
Posted in thread: 6 weeks, 5 batches in, I'm addicted on 10-13-2011 at 02:44 PM
cool story. And yes, it is addictive. I haven't even tasted my first batch and I'm counting
funds to buy a second fermenter to get another one going.
Posted in thread: Greetings from DC area noob on 10-13-2011 at 11:05 AM
Can't make it tonight but I will keep my eye on the page. Thanks for the invite.
Posted in thread: Greetings from DC area noob on 10-12-2011 at 05:34 PM
Cheers from the Wash, DC area. Glad I found this forum because it appears to be friendly and
incredibly useful. The scope of topics and discussion is amazing.Began my first batch this
weekend after we...