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Posted in thread: Corny kegs becoming harder to find? on 11-12-2013 at 05:54 PM
I was at my LHBS inquiring about kegs yesterday, and the guy told me the following:- Corny kegs
are basically all used now; none have been manufactured in probably 15 years- With homebrewing
Posted in thread: Trying to reprime flat batch, when something happened... on 10-25-2013 at 11:09 AM
it needs to be refrigerated for 4-6 hours before you drink, carbonation is in the dead space
at the top of bottle and the beer won't absorb it until it has been in the fridge for an amount
of timeI d...
Posted in thread: I've never seen this before... on 08-17-2013 at 01:44 PM
My understanding is that a California Common is done just like an ale that happens to use lager
yeast. The style originated with immigrants who were accustomed to making lagers but had no
source of re...
Posted in thread: I've never seen this before... on 08-17-2013 at 04:01 AM
This is my California Common; brewed it 8 days ago. There is weird snotty stuff floating at the
top. I don't know if it's an infection or what, but I've never had this in a batch before.
Posted in thread: Prague and Munich - Advice/Recommendations on 05-16-2013 at 12:06 PM
U Fleku in Prague is great. They serve a dark lager that I can still remember perfectly.
Something you can and should drink all night long.
Posted in thread: Dry hop splash on 05-11-2013 at 02:23 AM
My hunch is that the fear of oxidation by gently stirring the beer or disturbing the surface by
things like this is unfounded. How much oxygen could really get dissolved into a 5 gallon batch
of beer ...
Posted in thread: Primary for 4 weeks, SG is 1.000 (!) - but still bubbling in blowoff!? on 05-10-2013 at 01:56 PM
I brewed a saison four Saturday's ago tomorrow, and it's been in primary (6g better bottle)
since then. I was hoping to bottle tomorrow but the blowoff is still bubbling every minute or
so.So this mor...
Posted in thread: It's Scientific - Homebrewers are the Most Attractive to Women on 05-03-2013 at 09:40 PM
That's so funny. You should watch the Kids in the Hall sketch: the beard. It's on YouTube.
Posted in thread: Irish Car Bomb: Your Thoughts? on 04-29-2013 at 03:52 PM
I love them too but I think they need a new name. It sounds funny to us but I don't think it'd
be funny to an Irishman.
Posted in thread: Is this copper chilling system viable? on 04-28-2013 at 09:24 PM
Isn't this also less preferable than a typical copper chiller because you will now be burdened
with cleaning and sanitizing the *inside* of the copper tube that has had sticky wort run
through it. Wit...