Last Activity:07-29-2012 4:53 PM
Posted in thread: carbs and calories....... on 02-25-2012 at 01:03 AM
Any idea how to figure the carbs and/or calories for home brew? I've used kits so far. not sure
if it matters.
Posted in thread: Q's about True Brew Red Ale kit on 02-18-2012 at 12:08 AM
I'm ready to do another batch (second) and i'm going to do the True Brew Red Ale kit which i've
already purchased. In reading the directions i'm just curious about some things.It says to
bring water t...
Posted in thread: Water water water on 02-06-2012 at 10:45 PM
The water in our town isn't the best so I don't want to use it for brewing. My first (and only)
batch I used water I purchased from a machine at the store where you provice your own jugs. Is
that ok? ...
Posted in thread: is it too cold?? on 01-21-2012 at 12:47 AM
I've finally bottled my first batch. My problem is that my shop isn't getting above 62 to 64
during the day. I have no place in the house to store the bottles and besides, the house isn't
Posted in thread: New brew questions on 01-16-2012 at 05:39 PM
I'm also new at this with only an american pale that I just bottled. I thought it was dark too
but in reading in differant places I think it's supposed to clear/lighten up as it sits in the
Posted in thread: HOLY CRAP! It actually tastes good! on 01-06-2012 at 02:45 AM
After a hard days work, sometimes even cow wizz doesn't taste so bad ;) Same thing just
happened to me, I"m excited, can't wait for the SG to settle down so I can get it bottled,
wait, cool, drink!
Posted in thread: clear bottles ok? or guinness with plastic covers? on 12-30-2011 at 08:52 PM
I'm a couple of weeks away from bottling:mug: and I think I have enough brown bottles for the
first batch but I was wondering about using clear bottles. I understand about storing in
sunlight but I ha...
Posted in thread: a couple of questions on 12-30-2011 at 08:43 PM
I went with the tube (1 1/4" tube). It fits well in the carboy. I checked the carboy and as one
mentioned 5 gals only comes up to the shoulder. After adding the wort and the yeast and shaking
it a lit...
Posted in thread: a couple of questions on 12-22-2011 at 02:48 AM
Thanks guys. That answers questions.Actually, the book I was referring to is one that came with
the kit. If there are any online I would love to get them. I use my Kindle a lot and have: The
Posted in thread: a couple of questions on 12-22-2011 at 01:24 AM
I bought a kit with a 5 gal carboy and i'm about ready to start. I think. I guess I need to get
my questons out of the way. First, the book that comes with it talks about adding the yeast
with a bucke...