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Posted in thread: Cold conditioning question on 06-09-2009 at 12:13 AM
thanks boo-boo - 'preciate it :rockin::mug::rockin:
Posted in thread: Cold conditioning question on 06-09-2009 at 12:09 AM
I do it all the time with ales but always keep my lagers cold. Constant cooling and warming of
beer will cause the formation of haze IIRC, but once or twice shouldn't hurt. Were you planning
Posted in thread: Cold conditioning question on 06-08-2009 at 11:53 PM
Im going to keg a batch of pale ale in the next couple days and had a couple questions i wanted
to run by the experts :)after transfer i plan on purging the keg with co2 and letting it sit in
Posted in thread: i made my yeast starter yesterday on 02-14-2009 at 01:50 AM
but some work issues surfaced today and i wont be able to brew this weekend.can i throw my
yeast starter in the fridge and use it next weekend?i would think it'd be fine - just let it
warm up to room ...
Posted in thread: Just completed my 1st AG Brew on 02-01-2009 at 01:58 AM
and the mercury?they dont make em with mercury anymore - it's just colored alcohol.
Posted in thread: What made you start brewing? on 01-28-2009 at 03:07 AM
for some reason i feel silly admitting this but for me it was the tv commercials for sam adam's
"long shot" homebrew contest. i went to sam adam's website and watched jim koch's long shot
Posted in thread: hand pump for a corny? on 01-13-2009 at 10:18 PM
The nice thing about an air tap in this instance is that drunken friends can pump the keg
themselves, instead of fiddling about with those tiny CO2 cartridges. If the kegs are gonna
kick in an afterno...
Posted in thread: Do I need a yeast starter? on 01-13-2009 at 09:56 PM
im still a fairly 'green' brewer but i have learned a think or two about the basics, one of
them being starters.i've learned (the hard way) yeast starters are good for 2 reasons: 1)
making a starter l...
Posted in thread: hand pump for a corny? on 01-13-2009 at 03:01 AM
I would add a small 5# Co2 bottle with regulator and tap, first and last glasses come out the
same. You must have the room to carry these items with two korny's on board.well that's what i
was trying ...
Posted in thread: hand pump for a corny? on 01-13-2009 at 02:49 AM
As long as you drain the keg in that session, it's fine - but if not the beer that's left over
will be oxygenated and flat within a day or two. If pushed with CO2 it will last near