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Posted in thread: Hot Break?? on 01-11-2009 at 10:49 PM
just boil the hops separately, using the same timing as you would with your
fermentables?Boiling hops: 60 minutes (fermentables are boiling concurently)Flavor hops: 15
minutes???:confused:Do you strai...
Posted in thread: If a full boil is possible, DO IT!! on 01-11-2009 at 10:25 PM
If you use one of the keggles, and do a full boil, how to you transfer the wort to your carboy?
I can say that there is no way I could lift that monster. I have a hard enough time with a 3
Posted in thread: Dry vs Liquid yeast. on 12-30-2008 at 02:22 AM
Dry yeast = no starterLiquid Yeast = starterWyeast Smack Pack = no starter:drunk:
Posted in thread: ultra hangover on 12-28-2008 at 05:23 AM
you need to work on your stamina.:ban:
Posted in thread: First beer brewed for over a year on 12-06-2008 at 09:40 PM
I got in way over my head about a year ago. Beer bottles everywhere, multiple carboys in the
dining room....I really don't enjoy bottling, but I'll get over it....I love beer, especially
Posted in thread: First beer brewed for over a year on 12-06-2008 at 09:23 PM
I had about 55-60 gallons under my belt and then took a hiatus from brewing.I just brewed a
steam and it turned out really good. Funny thing is, I kind of didn't have my equipment totally
dialed in! I...
Posted in thread: Explosive Carbonation - Barleywine on 03-07-2008 at 09:55 PM
I seriously doubt that my priming sugar wasn't mixed properly. I suppose, but doubt. The beer
is "young" for a barleywine, from what I have heard. So, the additional conditioning time in
the bottle wi...
Posted in thread: Explosive Carbonation - Barleywine on 03-07-2008 at 09:25 PM
in the refrig about 1 hour before decanting.
Posted in thread: Explosive Carbonation - Barleywine on 03-07-2008 at 09:21 PM
was 5 oz, just as called for.I did not use a secondary. I bottled it after the final gravity
was established. Will it settle down?
Posted in thread: Explosive Carbonation - Barleywine on 03-07-2008 at 09:00 PM
It's been about 3 weeks since I bottled. The OG and FG were right on target. I know you guys
say to wait awhile for Barleywine, but I just wanted to sample for fun.:fro: I just opened a