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Posted in thread: Opinions on this recipe on 01-03-2006 at 12:07 PM
I only have a bathroom scale to measure the quantities of the ingredients so these weights are
approximate. The kit included 5 lbs of light DME including the Perle bittering hops. I'm
guessing that th...
Posted in thread: Opinions on this recipe on 12-31-2005 at 05:50 PM
I received an ingredient kit for a beer called St Peter's Pilsner for Christmas. I'm not very
familiar with pilsner's so I'm looking for your opinions on this recipe. This is what is
included in the k...
Posted in thread: Fermentation stopped when I transferred to secondary... on 11-19-2005 at 12:17 AM
Your right - I didn't correct for temperature. My hydrometer is calibrated for 60F and my
sample from my secondary was at room temperature (68F). I found the instructions that came with
Posted in thread: Fermentation stopped when I transferred to secondary... on 11-18-2005 at 09:34 PM
Alright - I just took a specific gravity reading and it's at 1.000. The ending gravity range in
the recipe is 1.008-1.014.It appears that fermentation is complete, however, this brings up
Posted in thread: Fermentation stopped when I transferred to secondary... on 11-17-2005 at 03:01 PM
I am attempting to brew a batch of Vanilla Weizen beer from a recipe I found online. I got the
ingredients from my local homebrew supply store. After boiling the wort and cooling it to 78F,
I found th...
Posted in thread: Quick fermentation question on 08-30-2005 at 11:47 PM
The enzyme is amylase enzyme and it is supposed to aid in converting grain starches into malt
sugars. It came in the ingredient kit, but you can buy it separately here did not use it in
the first bat...
Posted in thread: Quick fermentation question on 08-30-2005 at 02:05 PM
I just brewed my second batch of beer this past week. I used a kit from Homebrew Heaven called
Kangaroo's Tail Ale. I used the dry yeast that came with the kit and sprinkled it on top of the
wort per ...
Posted in thread: 64 oz Growler? on 05-23-2005 at 02:52 PM
that plastic lid will not form an airtight seal, so i don't think it will carbonate properly. i
have several of those growlers that i use to make yeast starters in now, but the beer from the
Posted in thread: 64 oz Growler? on 05-23-2005 at 12:37 PM
I'm a newbie and about to bottle my first batch of homebrew. I have a couple of 64 oz growlers
from a local microbrewery that I'd like bottle some homebrew in. They have a screw-on plastic
caps. As lo...