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Posted in thread: Someone Help me.... better bottle or carboy? on 12-11-2011 at 12:42 AM
Everyone has their own opinion, except the alcohol, it don't give a damn.:mug:That one is going
in the sig line.
Posted in thread: Vinegar smell and taste on 12-11-2011 at 12:32 AM
Sounds like acetobactor.Star San and or boil everything you can. Disassemble everything you can
first. That way you get into every nook and cranny.
Posted in thread: What is your oldest beer? on 12-11-2011 at 12:26 AM
Of course I keep mead and wine for as long as can keep hands off of it. But as for beer I have
a 2 and half year old bottle of Holiday style English Ole Ale. That won't be getting much older
Posted in thread: Sour taste = Lost batch? on 12-11-2011 at 12:21 AM
+1 the let it set advise.You might even wait and then blend it with something like a poter to
get a old cask style sour beer.
Posted in thread: Why does SWMBO love brew/bottling day? on 12-11-2011 at 12:16 AM
Cause she loves brewing and drinking almost as much as me.:)
Posted in thread: First brew. IPA fruity taste. on 12-11-2011 at 12:10 AM
+1 above.... and bottle conditioned? carbing in the bottle too warm can do that also.
Posted in thread: Non-beer use for DME on 07-26-2011 at 01:05 PM
...or maybe that was a reasonable cover for getting brewing supplies into your house?Some of
the packaging from that time warned you not to boil it with this amount of hops and add this
much yeast and...
Posted in thread: Non-beer use for DME on 07-26-2011 at 01:02 PM
I tried some in oatmeal cookies. They came out great. I took out 1/2 cup of the sugar and
replaced it with 1 cup DME.Still sweet but with a good malt flavor.
Posted in thread: Ban of home brew ingredients in rural Alaska? on 07-19-2011 at 08:15 PM
As a former resident I can tell you this is nothing new. As mentioned above, in many of the
native villages the elders have banned alcohol of any kind. The State Troopers and the Native
Posted in thread: I'm an idiot.....help quick please on 07-19-2011 at 08:06 PM
Corn sugar is better, but in a pinch (like you're in) plain old sugar will work just fine.If
you were really stuck, you could even use honey. Pretty much any sugar, in the proper amount.
Just don't us...