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Posted in thread: Under carbed help on 11-29-2012 at 11:19 AM
OK thanks, I'll wait it out a bit longer.
Posted in thread: Under carbed help on 11-29-2012 at 01:17 AM
As a follow up. I was bottling a 5 gallon batch of an abbey ale. The f.g. was at 1.015. I went
to make up my priming sugar solution and, of course, I only have a third of a cup of sugar in
the house. ...
Posted in thread: Show Us Your Label on 11-24-2012 at 01:53 PM
Just wrapped up this label for an Abbey Ale. I'm pretty happy with it and would will probably
build out other labels around this esthetic. Made in photoshop btw.
Posted in thread: Starter for mead help on 11-10-2012 at 01:53 AM
Just an update, I brewed my mead and pitched the starter on Sunday. Everything appears to have
Posted in thread: Starter for mead help on 11-03-2012 at 04:24 PM
Cool, you might be right. As I said, this is my first starter and I'm using an old juice bottle
and the stopper fits in but it isn't a super tight seal. Yes, it is cloudy and fizzes when I
added more ...
Posted in thread: Starter for mead help on 11-03-2012 at 12:22 PM
Well, I bought the yeast a couple weeks ago. It came in a smack pack which I pulled out of the
fridge the night before. It was fully inflated when I pitched it. I added a little more honey
and 1/4 tsp...
Posted in thread: Starter for mead help on 11-02-2012 at 10:47 PM
I've got a question. I attempted at making my first mead starter last night. My recipe was 32
ounces of water1/4 cup of honey1 tspn dried malt extract1/4 ounce wyeast brand yeast nutrientI
Posted in thread: Show Us Your Label on 11-01-2012 at 11:49 PM
What software do y'all use to create your logos?I think Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop are the
way to go. But, they have a bit of a learning curve and aren't cheap. There is a free software
Posted in thread: Craft labels are too "busy" on 10-27-2012 at 12:42 PM
I kind of agree. I really like some Flying Dog beers but I didn't even try any of them for a
long time because their labels are so ugly.
Posted in thread: Show Us Your Label on 10-27-2012 at 12:39 PM
This was my first beer label. I made this last Spring and put it on a Biere de Garde. I
actually did this for a design class so the assignment involved creating a brand. This is Biere