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Posted in thread: Set and Forget question on 12-16-2010 at 02:31 PM
If I do the set and forget method of carbonation for my Corny, does it have to be at room
temperature? I've read that the cold slows down the process, however my gas lines are inside
kegerator and wou...
Posted in thread: Oxygen in the keg on 12-14-2010 at 08:57 PM
it was a 4 gallon batch
Posted in thread: Aging Beer in the keg vs the bottle on 12-14-2010 at 06:55 PM
No from what I read only certain people had to do that when they had leak issues. My corny
seemed to seal pretty tightly when I closed it. Do I need to do that (next time)?You just hook
it up to the C...
Posted in thread: Oxygen in the keg on 12-14-2010 at 06:48 PM
no I siphoned it in carefully.
Posted in thread: Aging Beer in the keg vs the bottle on 12-14-2010 at 05:17 PM
If you prime the keg (this requires less sugar than if you were bottling it) you shouldn't need
to force carb it.Thats what I thought but after 10 days my beer came out flat. I used 5oz of
sugar too a...
Posted in thread: Aging Beer in the keg vs the bottle on 12-14-2010 at 05:14 PM
To add to my post above...I guess what I'm thinking is if I put 5oz of priming sugar into my
corny keg with my batch, the keg will need 2-3 weeks to condition (similar to bottling). Then I
need to hoo...
Posted in thread: Aging Beer in the keg vs the bottle on 12-14-2010 at 05:09 PM
Hm. Maybe this applies to me. I brewed an IPA, left it in primary for 3 weeks, stuck it into
the keg for 10 days or so with priming sugar and then hooked it up to the kegerator. It tasted
flat at firs...
Posted in thread: Oxygen in the keg on 12-14-2010 at 05:03 PM
I didn't bleed out the excess oxygen when I poured my batch into the keg and sealed it. What
effect does oxygenation have on the beer and its taste?Its taken almost a month to get properly
carbed and ...
Posted in thread: Should I use a Hydrometer Now? on 12-02-2010 at 01:44 PM
I use a wine thief. However my hydrometer never floats freely when I drop it in there...it
always rests against the side..what gives?