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Posted in thread: This can't be good: on 09-27-2010 at 11:50 PM
Is there any salvation to be had? I have always submerged my blowoff tubes in simply water...
and have never had issues.
Posted in thread: This can't be good: on 09-27-2010 at 09:40 PM
I brewed this AHS Chocolate Raspberry stout 3 weeks ago. The brew went completely according to
plan, it was my 6th batch so I think I have the hang of this whole thing... or apparently not.I
put a blo...
Posted in thread: New Summer Beer Recipe on 04-19-2010 at 03:48 PM
Not sure I will want to ship any of this as I'm afraid it will turn out to be irresistable...
but its cheap enough to give it a go on your own.why not lemon zest instead of lemon peel...
Posted in thread: Adding to the recipe? on 04-14-2010 at 03:17 PM
So i brewed the AHS Belgian Summer Saison this weekend... the recipe went something like
this:3.5xPale LME3.5xWheat LME60 mins - tradition hops (2oz) & 1% ABV booster 15 mins -
cardamom seeds (1oz?) &...
Posted in thread: Yet another "how long should i ferment" question on 03-31-2010 at 06:19 PM
There's no downside to letting it sit for a few more days...except everything in the schedule
will be pushed back a few days and it'll be 5 days longer than expected until you get to drink
Posted in thread: Burnt malt extract in wort pot? on 03-31-2010 at 03:05 PM
i did this on my Dubbel IPA two weeks ago... i wasn't worried, i was just mad about the smell
in my kitchen!i still haven't washed that pot... ****.
Posted in thread: Flavored vodka in airlock? on 03-31-2010 at 03:03 PM
1st brew:i used dry gin, no problems here :)2nd brew:iodophore, still no problems
Posted in thread: Yet another "how long should i ferment" question on 03-31-2010 at 03:02 PM
Also, even if you didn't take an initial hydro reading, you can still take readings for a few
days to make sure fermentation is over. Most folks recommend taking a reading for 3 days in a
row to ensur...
Posted in thread: Yet another "how long should i ferment" question on 03-31-2010 at 01:28 PM
If you are planning on only waiting three weeks, then just leave it in the primary for the full
three weeks, IMO. But you could also leave it longer. I normally leave it for a minimum of four
Posted in thread: Yet another "how long should i ferment" question on 03-31-2010 at 01:02 PM
So i searched, and this is kind of kit specific (well, beer specific) in my case, so i just
figured i'd check out what you guys thought...kit recommends the standard 1-2-3 for this. It's
a Dubbel, hon...