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Posted in thread: Everyone is out of Oxygenation Kits on 12-09-2010 at 04:39 PM
This past weekend, all I did was search the forums to see if anyone knew anything. I only
posted because I'm doing a barley wine and the date is approaching as fast as ever.Sorry
Posted in thread: Everyone is out of Oxygenation Kits on 12-09-2010 at 08:07 AM
So I can't seem to find a oxygenation set up for a decent price anywhere on the internet.
Morebeer, Northern Brewer and Amazon are all out. Does anyone know where I can get one for a
good price? Is th...
Posted in thread: My first clone beer: Arrogant Bastard partial mash on 10-30-2010 at 06:18 PM
Arrogant Bastard clone malt & fermentables-----------------------------------------% LB OZ MALT
OR FERMENTABLE 36% 4 0 Amber Dry Extract 27% 3 0 Light Dry Extract 18% 2 0 American Two-row
Pale 5% 0 8 ...
Posted in thread: Vanilla Bourbon Oatmeal Coffee Stout on 10-11-2010 at 04:37 PM
After reading the reviews of a lot of bourbons. I may just skip the vanilla bean altogether
because it seems like the bourbon already takes care of the vanilla I'm looking for. Mind you,
I am not a bo...
Posted in thread: Vanilla Bourbon Oatmeal Coffee Stout on 10-11-2010 at 03:48 PM
So honestly, you're probably right. I think I'm just going to skip the oak and the coffee. I
think I'm just going to soak the vanilla bean in 4 ounces of bourbon. Then I'll just dump the
whole thing i...
Posted in thread: Vanilla Bourbon Oatmeal Coffee Stout on 10-11-2010 at 02:58 PM
So, I am going to brew the oatmeal stout partial mash kit ( ) from Northern Brewer. I just
don't want to be normal. I want to just add all the ingredients I've ever wanted in a stout. I
want to make...
Posted in thread: is .004 points too high to bottle? on 10-11-2010 at 04:04 AM
It isn't fully carbed yet. It's barely carbed to be honest. I'm going to wait a couple more
weeks before I open another taster. I'm just excited that it appears to be alright. I hope I'm
not just bein...
Posted in thread: NB Saison Extract Kit Fermentation Temp (wyeast 3522) on 10-10-2010 at 04:24 PM
The Saison turned out to be my most interesting brew ever. The yeast was held solid at 80
degrees via fish tank heater because I live in Wisconsin hah. The 3522 yeast went into high
fermentation for j...
Posted in thread: is .004 points too high to bottle? on 10-10-2010 at 04:11 PM
Just an update.I popped open the stout yesterday and it's perfect. Tastes great and no gushers.
I suppose I really did get too many unfermentables.
Posted in thread: is .004 points too high to bottle? on 09-26-2010 at 05:16 PM
I checked it the last few days. The gravity reading was the same. I bottled it and I hope it
doesn't explode. I think there just must be a lot of unfermentables in there.