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Posted in thread: To Secondary or Not? John Palmer and Jamil Zainasheff Weigh In on 09-26-2012 at 07:38 PM
You're saying that your primary-only beers are *less* carbonated?Without a side-by-side
comparison of a split-batch, I imagine this is hard to really verify. But I would expect the
opposite, that the ...
Posted in thread: To Secondary or Not? John Palmer and Jamil Zainasheff Weigh In on 09-22-2012 at 07:20 AM
I've let my last two beers (an Irish stout and a saison) sit in the primary for approximately 4
weeks and then straight to the bottles. The major difference I've noticed between my primary
only beers ...
Posted in thread: Bleach as sanitizer? on 07-29-2012 at 05:07 AM
If you are too cheap to buy iodophor or Starsan you can use bleach but it is not a no-rinse
sanitiser. Bleach also takes longer to work so you need a much longer contact time than iodine
products. A s...
Posted in thread: Noob Yeast Mistake on 07-08-2012 at 09:00 PM
Thanks fellas...the guy at the LHBS suggested that since the kit we were brewing was a low OG,
we wouldn't need to make a starter, which is why we didn't make one. We bought and brewed same
Posted in thread: Noob Yeast Mistake on 07-08-2012 at 07:57 PM
A friend of mine and I began brewing a few months ago and decided to experiment with a recent
batch. We brewed a LME kit from our local homebrew shop and split the 3 gallons of wort into
two 1.5 gallo...
Posted in thread: Names Other Than "Brewery" or "Brewing Company" on 06-21-2012 at 12:00 AM
There are a lot of names dedicated to the Ales...can a lager get a little love?Nick's Lager
LoungeAre you doing any German style beers? You could always go with one of my hometown
favorites, Nick's Ro...