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Posted in thread: Mail Order yeast? on 04-21-2010 at 08:45 PM
Thanks for the replies. Sounds like you're generally not ordering expedited shipping.As for
planning my summer brews and making one trip, I'm afraid the stuff would be dead before I would
use it (othe...
Posted in thread: Mail Order yeast? on 04-17-2010 at 02:51 PM
Howdy all--I have a situation that I could use some advice with. I am currently assigned to
spend a year in Morgantown, WV. It is a cool town, but unfortunately has no LHBS. I can mail
order all of th...
Posted in thread: Bison Gingerbread recipe? on 08-31-2008 at 02:38 AM
Hey, does anyone know of a clone recipe for Bison Organic Gingerbread ale? I've been looking
for one on the net to try to get an idea of how to make something like this. For those of you
who have had ...
Posted in thread: Help! on 10-10-2007 at 02:04 AM
Allright, so while pouring out some of it to taste/smell/look at/check gravity, I noticed (like
a total dumbass) that there was a fairly good layer of trub on the bottom. From this I figure
that the f...
Posted in thread: Help! on 10-10-2007 at 01:25 AM
Allright-1. I did not take an OG, unfortunately. Current gravity is 1030. REcipe says OG is
supposed to be ~1040. 2. I am brewing in a sealed carboy. There was, as far as I can tell, no
Posted in thread: Help! on 10-10-2007 at 01:02 AM
So I spent all Saturday evening brewing an oatmeal stout (Slow Elk clone). I pitched WPL002
into it which had been purchased ~8hours earlier. There was no activity after 24 hours, and
after ~48 hours ...
Posted in thread: Rinse after sanitation... on 01-11-2007 at 01:16 AM
I don't understand the logic behind rinsing after you sanitize. I mean, sure, you rinse away
the possible flavor of the sanitizer, but it's not like tap water is anything close to sterile!
Have you *l...
Posted in thread: MoreBeer's Porter kit on 01-05-2007 at 11:57 PM
Allright, now *that* would be funny! (If I had indeed santized everything with priming sugar or
maltodextrin) Maybe I shouldn't "relax, have a homebrew (or two!)" while I brew. :cross: I can
Posted in thread: MoreBeer's Porter kit on 01-05-2007 at 12:15 AM
It came with a bag of premixed/precracked grains that looked like chocolate, darker crystal and
a small amount of black patent. I think it called for steeping around 20 mins or so. I've
always been ca...
Posted in thread: MoreBeer's Porter kit on 01-01-2007 at 09:20 PM
Hey folks--I made MB's regular extract Porter kit about a month and a half ago, and it turned
out *horrible*; the first bad brew I've made in a while. I'm not necessarily blaming MB for
this, I think ...