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Posted in thread: Cold crashing fermentation on 07-11-2013 at 10:33 PM
College Park, off Princeton and I-4Heart's is convenient to me, to say the least, and for their
size they've got a lot of stuff, but I'll admit they're not falling all over themselves to make
Posted in thread: Cold crashing fermentation on 07-10-2013 at 06:57 AM
It sounds like they are just cold crashing, right? Next time you're in O-town check out They
sell gardening and homebrewing supplies and give out samples of their homebrew at some of their
Posted in thread: How long will LME stay fresh if in unsealed container? on 06-24-2013 at 12:29 AM
I bought 33 pounds of LME last year, and still have a couple of half gallons left in the
fridge. I parted the big jug out into 1/2 gallon washed and sanitized milk cartons, then filled
them to overflo...
Posted in thread: Windsor yeast activity unusual? on 04-25-2013 at 02:44 PM
If that's the case, that's a relief. I bought the kit based on the reviews, and I've been
struggling with finding a decent brown ale recipe. After some iffy results, I'm hoping this
comes in good. Eve...
Posted in thread: Windsor yeast activity unusual? on 04-25-2013 at 02:36 PM
Mash temp was 152. Fermenting temp around 67.
Posted in thread: Windsor yeast activity unusual? on 04-25-2013 at 02:01 PM
Did a Newcastle all-grain kit from Austin Homebrew which came with Windsor dry yeast as my
option. Brewing session went well, OG (1.053) right on the mark. Fermentation started
vigorously within a cou...
Posted in thread: Do you ever dump beer just because of taste? on 02-25-2013 at 03:00 PM
I am usually not in a hurry to dump a beer.... so, if I don't need the bottles/kegs or space, I
let it ride for a while. But, I have absolutely no problem dumping a beer if I don't like it. I
brew a l...
Posted in thread: Do you ever dump beer just because of taste? on 02-25-2013 at 08:27 AM
I've got a brown ale I brewed (extract) based on two other batches, with this one as a
compromise between the two (one too mild, the other a bit too "roasty"). The one difference is
I used so-called f...
Posted in thread: Can I freeze liquid extract? on 01-10-2013 at 10:01 AM
I asked my LHBS about keeping LME over time and he thought mold might be a problem with any air
introduced. I bought a 33 lb. jug to save quite a bit of money. Took 5 half-gallon plastic milk