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Posted in thread: how did you choose recipes when you first started brewing beer? on 11-11-2012 at 03:10 AM
I started brewing beer styles that I like. At first they were kits and once I got the procedure
down I moved to all grain. There, I went to quality sites like this one and found experienced
Posted in thread: Buying Guide for a pH meter on 10-05-2012 at 02:12 AM
This thread on PH meters has been very helpful for me.I do though wonder if anybody has
experience with this one:
Posted in thread: Move to 10 gallon batches with minimum equipment-advice? on 09-13-2012 at 12:22 PM
I would not like to chill my 10G batches using an IC. I bought a March pump and built an
counterflow chiller using Bobby's methods found in the DIY forum. Life will be much easier for
you I believe.
Posted in thread: Any Homebrew Clubs/Brewers in NW Wisconsin on 06-20-2012 at 01:13 AM
I am a total noob to brewing and need a "Yoda" to my "Luke Skywalker" to help school me in the
way of the brewing force. Anyone have any insight into any homebrew clubs up my way (I'm up in
the tip of...
Posted in thread: Complete brewing and dispensing system on 04-18-2012 at 06:47 AM
I live in the Menomonie area. Just posted to see if our brew club members may want to purchase
the system and we would part it out.Sorry to hear you need to give it up. GL.
Posted in thread: What grains do you stock regularly? on 04-18-2012 at 06:38 AM
First of all, take a deep breath and relax. Consider a few things.Would your local LHB shop
that is closing offer you some of their local contacts so you can do a group purchase?Consider
what you like...
Posted in thread: Wedding Brew Suggestions? on 04-11-2012 at 04:18 AM
I like option three. Unless you know that your guests really do enjoy craft/homebrew beer that
option allows for a broader selection. If you are attempting to introduce ppl to good beer
color may be a...
Posted in thread: Strange but true home brew story! on 04-07-2012 at 11:25 PM
I am not confused by the story.1 - needs beer.2 is married3 has some hot young women working
for him.4 wife does not want to leave him there with 3, above.5 beer shows up6 drinks beer7 is
so happy he ...
Posted in thread: I took the Plunge last night! What's First? on 04-07-2012 at 11:17 PM
When you are done with your cleaning solution, mix up some sanitizer, put it in a spray bottle
and spray the interior to sanitize it.This is a good standard operating procedure and you will
be safe fr...
Posted in thread: Star san - good for how long? on 04-07-2012 at 11:12 PM
I mix 1/4 Oz with 1.25 gallons of water and that is all I need for brewing ten gallon batches,
kegging, hydrometer checks etc. I use a PH strip to check that my solution remains acidic
enough.I do nee...