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Posted in thread: Visible Fermentation in Primed Bottles on 02-16-2015 at 05:51 PM
/ame]You can see krausen and CO2 bubbling in this light-colored lager.
Posted in thread: saving time on the back end on 02-12-2015 at 02:47 AM
I can brew four 2.5 gallon batches ( one 10 gallon batch)in 4.5 hrs. That's how you do it.
Increase batch size...Unless you don't want to drink that much of the same beer.
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 20 Gallon Sight Glass Kettle Giveaway! on 02-02-2015 at 04:42 PM
Man, I'd love one of these. I've been thinking of upgrading soon, anyway. Thanks!
Posted in thread: What To Do With 34/70 Cake? on 01-26-2015 at 04:07 PM
You could use a swamp cooler with the 55 degree basement to get to the 48-50 degree range
pretty easily.It's more the lagering stage that I'm worried about. Are there any styles that
would be appropri...
Posted in thread: What To Do With 34/70 Cake? on 01-25-2015 at 04:37 AM
I've got some cake I racked a lager off of and don't want to waste it. Problem is ferm chamber
will be tied up with another beer. Basement is 55, which is OK(ish?) for a lager, but I think
I'd have to...
Posted in thread: Can a Mr. Beer fermenter handle 2.5 gallons? on 01-08-2015 at 09:19 PM
Keep in mind you can always brew your 2.5 recipe with just 2 gallons, ferment it, then boil
your priming sugar in .5 gal of water when you bottle.
Posted in thread: Anyone use a water chiller before a wort chiller? on 01-08-2015 at 12:03 AM
Another idea: instead of using a garden hose, hook the chiller up to a bottling bucket/mash tun
and dump ice in with the water that's running through the chiller. This way you don't have to
Posted in thread: My wife rocks! on 01-07-2015 at 11:57 PM
She "lets" you do those things?Funny, ive never asked my fiance's permission. Never needed
to.You're not married yet. Sounds a lot like my situation. I'm 27, 9 month old, and been
married 4 years! Eve...
Posted in thread: Philly area Homebrewers on 01-07-2015 at 11:40 PM
Does anyone need some extra bottles? I've got about 2 cases delabeled in Jenkintown.
Posted in thread: Got free bottles to give away? Post 'em here! on 01-07-2015 at 11:31 PM
North PHILADELPHIA I've got a few cases of stubby bottles and a couple champagne bottles that
need a new home. PM me to pick them up!