Last Activity:05-15-2013 1:51 PM
Posted in thread: Growing Hop Rhizomes on 04-18-2013 at 03:22 PM
Do you really need containers as large as 45 gallons?
Posted in thread: Growing Hop Rhizomes on 04-16-2013 at 04:10 PM
I may try the container method because I really want to try this and I don't want to wait 2-3
years before doing so. My only concern is what if I sell my house say during the Spring or
Summer months a...
Posted in thread: Growing Hop Rhizomes on 04-13-2013 at 03:12 PM
Thanks everyone. I think I'm going to wait until after we move being that it can take upwards
of two years for the plants to mature.
Posted in thread: Growing Hop Rhizomes on 04-12-2013 at 03:29 PM
I'm a bit of a gardener (tomatoes, cucumbers etc) and I was thinking about planting 4 hop
rhizomes in the garden. Does anyone have experience growing them? Also can they be transplanted
because I'm lo...
Posted in thread: Adding Water on 01-19-2013 at 06:47 PM
Hello, I currently have a Black Porter fermenting in the carboy. I think I lost about a half a
gallon of beer after adding the yeast. It came out as foam through the tube and into the pot.
When its do...
Posted in thread: Secondary Fermenter on 05-22-2012 at 03:07 PM
Iam brewing a SF style Pale Ale. The directions recommend transferring the beer to a secondary
fermenter. Is this really necessary? Can I just let it sit in the carboy an extra day or two
and then bot...
Posted in thread: Adding Water on 05-18-2012 at 02:05 AM
Thanks. I was leaning towards not adding more water. Its very hoppy so maybe a smaller batch is
Posted in thread: Adding Water on 05-17-2012 at 09:32 PM
I am brewing a SF Pale Ale and I have had two blowouts of my carboy and krausen went all over
the place. I believe I have lost about a gallon of liquid. I have to add the final dose of hops
Posted in thread: The Krausen won't fall! on 01-14-2011 at 05:50 AM
I have the same problem too. The krausen is at the top and a lot of foam is blowing through the
airlock and bubbling out. I have taken the airlock out about a dozen times since Sunday to
clean it out ...