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Posted in thread: Nashville Home Brewers on 06-20-2010 at 07:05 AM
I'm in Nashville. Welcome. I haven't joined up with a club so I can't comment on that but I
love Rebel Brewer for supplies. (All Seasons has been fine too but they're more pricey.) As for
Posted in thread: Dogfish Head VIP Brewery Tour on 06-20-2010 at 06:50 AM
I'm booked for that trip too. Really looking forward to it.
Posted in thread: Recommend a thermometer? on 02-09-2010 at 09:50 PM
Expanding on what Edcculus said earlier in this thread: I purchased the following setup based
on the recommendation of someone else on this board and I've been really pleased with it
through three bre...
Posted in thread: Should I dilute this starter? Buy new yeast? on 07-09-2009 at 04:41 PM
double_e5: I think that is exactly what happened. I recently picked up a scale so next time
I'll be doing it by weight for sure.To follow up, I moved the yeast starter to a warmer part of
the house on...
Posted in thread: Should I dilute this starter? Buy new yeast? on 07-07-2009 at 09:50 PM
Yes, the potential alcohol scale read close to 8% and the balling scale was around 15. Thanks
for checking though. I appreciate the helpfulness.
Posted in thread: Should I dilute this starter? Buy new yeast? on 07-07-2009 at 08:20 PM
FlySpargeVorlauf: We cooled the wort down to 70F, but we were using a brand new thermometer
(uncalibrated... let's face it, this is turning into an embarrassing calamity of errors) so I
suppose it cou...
Posted in thread: Purging rules of thumb? on 07-07-2009 at 08:11 PM
Just took delivery of my kegging setup and will be getting my CO2 tank filled tomorrow. I have
been reading tons of very helpful threads about CO2 and racking beer and purging, etc., but I
was hoping ...
Posted in thread: Should I dilute this starter? Buy new yeast? on 07-07-2009 at 07:58 PM
marubozo, we boiled the wort for 10 mins.
Posted in thread: Should I dilute this starter? Buy new yeast? on 07-07-2009 at 07:57 PM
I did forget to mention that when we transferred the cool wort from the pot to the growler via
a funnel, we went a little too fast and some of the wort foamed over from the growler. So we
lost a bit o...
Posted in thread: Should I dilute this starter? Buy new yeast? on 07-07-2009 at 07:34 PM
Tomorrow a friend and I are brewing a Fat Tire clone ("Beer Captured" recipe, extract version,
target O.G. of 1.048-1.050). We made a yeast starter yesterday afternoon. We used a propagator
pack and f...