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Posted in thread: 1st brew excitement on 08-30-2014 at 03:00 AM
I just took the first SG reading of the India Black Ale. I sanitized (starsan) my siphon,
hydrometer, around the airlock, and my hands. Drew out a test sample. The SG reading is 1.016.
The ABV is now ...
Posted in thread: How do you make a home brewer jealous? on 08-30-2014 at 02:56 AM
Ya, from the truck of awesomeness.Naw, I'm just doing some cleaning in the basement. I've been
wanting to take a pic like that for ages. I was paranoid having them in the drive way while I
Posted in thread: Hello from Darwin, Australia on 08-30-2014 at 12:05 AM
Hi to all from Top End, Australia! My husband and I have not long started brewing. We have
sucessfully brewed (and drank half of!) our first batch of golden ale. Last weekend we bottled
our first brew...
Posted in thread: In Defense of a Secondary on 08-29-2014 at 11:00 PM
So, I am seeing more and more that veteran homebrewers shun the secondary fermentor, and maybe
one day I will, too, but here is why I always use one.There are two reasons, and it's actually
more of a ...
Posted in thread: Low Attenuation - Can this IPA be saved? on 05-25-2014 at 02:32 AM
OG: 1.056FG: 1.024 - too high, but it's been a month. Beer is obviously too sweet. Mashed for
60 minutes at approximately 156 degrees. Fermented for four weeks at 65-70 degrees with Wyeast