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Posted in thread: All IPA recipe kits 15% off today at Northenr Brewer on 08-04-2012 at 06:47 PM
Sad i missed this.
Posted in thread: 3 month old primary - how to bottle on 06-29-2012 at 02:11 AM
I think I'll hit my local supplier and see if they have dry yeast and add a bit. Sounds best to
just add a few and not risk it. Thanks all for the advice!
Posted in thread: 3 month old primary - how to bottle on 06-28-2012 at 12:55 AM
Just wanted some opinions on a couple beers I brewed about 3 months ago. I started a new job
and have been swamped, so they've been in primary this whole time. I sampled them today and
they both are a...
Posted in thread: My beer carbs SLOWLY.... on 06-10-2012 at 11:44 PM
Just a thought to help process of eliminate: How are you cleaning and rinsing your bottles? If
a little cleaner or chlorine is left, it could be stressing the yeast and it takes some extra
time to do ...
Posted in thread: Portable Kegerator Input on 06-05-2012 at 06:05 AM
A friend of mine and I are working on an idea. I love to brew frequently but can't drink full
5gallon batches regularly so I love to bring beers to parties and give some away (donations
Posted in thread: My beer carbs SLOWLY.... on 06-05-2012 at 05:59 AM
.5) I agree too much home brew! And yeah the DIPA is really high ABV. Ironically they Belgian
Cru I brewed carbed up best and is the highest ABV I've ever done.1) At least 4 weeks, up to 8
Posted in thread: My beer carbs SLOWLY.... on 06-05-2012 at 04:30 AM
I know carbonation can take 3+ weeks. I know the sites to determine priming sugar. I know most
kits give you a bag of priming sugar. My question or comment....I leave my beers at room
Posted in thread: Do you always need a blowoff hose? on 05-13-2012 at 10:52 PM
switched to just using 1/4" hose into a wine bottle with beach water. Hmmmm, sand and salt
:)I'm sure it's a typo but had to say it!
Posted in thread: Do you always need a blowoff hose? on 05-13-2012 at 10:51 PM
The only beers i've made that needed a blowoff were 9% + beers. I now use one always just in
case and I bought the tubing (which is ridiculously cheap, you all should buy some).So moral of
the story, ...
Posted in thread: What makes a "tripel" a tripel? on 04-24-2012 at 02:29 AM
I was under the impression that doubles were maltier than a tripel. Doubles also tend to be
slightly darker. ABV's can be similar, but are typically slightly higher in a tripel too.