Last Activity:11-20-2008 4:46 PM
Posted in thread: Holiday Honey Ale on 11-19-2008 at 03:55 AM
Hey all, new brewer looking for some feed back, For my first brew I steeped some Crystal malt
grain, added 7.5 lbs of LME, boiled, added one pound of honey at end of boil. Also added hops
for an IBU 0...
Posted in thread: First brewday, cross your fingers!!! on 09-18-2008 at 03:24 PM
MMMmmmm.... Beer, nice taste with a bit of honey aroma. Very slight sour/bitter ending. Will
surly get better with age. Now to check on that Irish red in the fermenter....
Posted in thread: First brewday, cross your fingers!!! on 09-10-2008 at 02:31 PM
Beer is bottled, will chill one bottle this weekend and taste test.One batch down, many, many
more to go.....
Posted in thread: Your recomendations for second batch on 09-03-2008 at 06:53 PM
OK, sorry to be vague before. How about a nice Amber, slightly bitter. Got all day to prepare
it but would like to be drinking it in 4 to 6 weeks.Thanks
Posted in thread: Your recomendations for second batch on 09-03-2008 at 05:50 PM
Well, first batch is doing well, and I am going to start my second batch this Sunday. My first
batch is a LME, honey ale (Bare Honey Ale):mug:. "My Home Brew" store in Colorado Springs
helped with rec...
Posted in thread: Best way to remove label glue? on 09-03-2008 at 05:43 PM
I have been salvaging bottles at work (I work at a bar) and have just let them soak in Dawn and
hot water for about 30min, then use a s/s scrubber. Couple of swipes and label and glue are
Posted in thread: First brewday, cross your fingers!!! on 09-03-2008 at 02:46 PM
OK, took gravity reading, 1.010, OG was 1.050. Tasted.....not bad!! Slight honey aroma but no
honey taste, could be a little more bitter though. Will test gravity again tonight, may be
bottling on Sun...
Posted in thread: First brewday, cross your fingers!!! on 09-02-2008 at 08:32 PM
After one week, smells malty... help a nOOb relax and tell me its OK.
Posted in thread: First brewday, cross your fingers!!! on 08-28-2008 at 06:03 PM
I'm gonna mention something nobody else has suggested..........Get More Bottles or
Kegs!!!!!!!!!!!!! It's a pain to get ready to bottle and not have anything to put the precious
stuff in.try this....h...
Posted in thread: Are you a Beer snob or connaisseur??? on 08-28-2008 at 05:57 PM
But there are steak hot pockets and that "steak" is gross.True, and there is Hams, the Hot
Pocket of beer.:eek: