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  • Alex
  • I'm a new brewer learning the craft.
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  • Posted in thread: noob question: Does the fermentation process smell? on 10-18-2009 at 05:32 AM
    Damn. Well, we can coordinate not posting on the same thread for now on!You should look into
    some sort of head brace for 2 corny kegs. Start with one of those traction neck devices you see
    on TV shows...

  • Posted in thread: noob question: Does the fermentation process smell? on 10-18-2009 at 05:05 AM
    I'm not sure if it would stick to be honest. It's not that much output. Besides... a malt
    scented coat sounds like heaven to me!

  • Posted in thread: Microbrewery set up....must be rich ;) on 10-16-2009 at 08:02 PM
    In for 3. Do they come in different colors? I'd like one in red.

  • Posted in thread: Why does my beer taste like bitter water lol on 10-16-2009 at 05:45 PM
    Sounds like you were using Sodium percarbonate (essentially oxyclean).That's a cleaning product
    and not a sanitizing product, and is definately not a no-rinse product. I've never actually
    tasted it be...

  • Posted in thread: Spicoli Smash on 10-16-2009 at 01:35 AM
    Spicoli SmashJeff Spicoli: That was my skull! I'm so wasted!Sorachi Ace hops really take center
    stage. Strong citrus/pineapple flavors. Subtle malt punches through. Good summer beer, really
    light. Per...

  • Posted in thread: Requiem Raspberry on 10-12-2009 at 10:55 PM
    Around 68. I think I got some bad notty (seems to be going around).

  • Posted in thread: Requiem Raspberry on 10-11-2009 at 11:33 PM
    Looks like I got stuck at 1020 - suggestions?

  • Posted in thread: Waiting too long to rack to secondary? on 10-11-2009 at 02:43 AM
    That's it - you're fired. Barred from brewing for life!(kidding of course)

  • Posted in thread: Dark layer on top after racking to secondary on 10-09-2009 at 03:28 PM
    Relax! That's probably some left over hop residue or something. Looks fine to me :)

  • Posted in thread: Why nottingham sucks on 10-08-2009 at 10:52 PM
    what type of beer?My raspberry ale - I tasted it before racking it to my secondary and it was

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