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Posted in thread: PUR Water Filter on 06-11-2012 at 01:32 PM
reeeeeeeeeeeeeealy! hmmm. i suppose i could google this but i'll ask you too: does chloramine
dissipate given time like chlorine does?
Posted in thread: Better Bottle still smells of yeast on 06-11-2012 at 10:48 AM
Definitely DO NOT use a bottle brush on a Better Bottle. You will make micro scratches in the
plastic which can harbor bacteria. You are just setting yourself up for an infection.whaaa????
this is the...
Posted in thread: Cooling wort like a noob. on 06-11-2012 at 04:05 AM
I've been using the sink method for a while now, this may help:Don't put your ice in until you
want to drop those last ten degrees or so. Let the cold water take all the heat out and just
drain and re...
Posted in thread: Better Bottle still smells of yeast on 06-11-2012 at 03:53 AM
other than the microfiber cloth swishing around, any other manual scrubbing?personally, i've
avoid bleach for fear that the odor would linger. I guess a very dilute bleach solution and an
Posted in thread: Two starter questions on 06-10-2012 at 04:18 AM
1. I usually do not account for the starter volume, at least not on paper. I do a starter most
of the time, so now that I think about it, I think I unconsciously account for it...2. Yeast
Posted in thread: Finding the solution to your problem quickly on 06-10-2012 at 03:54 AM
I keep meaning to take advantage of the power of Google - i know it can do this stuff and more,
I just never remember when I need it! thanks for the reminder!
Posted in thread: need hekp with my first all grain brew on 06-10-2012 at 03:48 AM
You're likely to get some input from some brewers with more experience than I at all grain, but
until they chime in, I'd say to not fret about being off on the preboil volume one bit. Just
boil that s...
Posted in thread: PUR Water Filter on 06-10-2012 at 02:58 AM
I have to wholeheartedly disagree w/ the "if the tap water tastes good, brew with it" idea. At
one point, I had that mentality, and it nearly cost me the hobby! I drink my tap water all the
Posted in thread: Hello From Traverse City! on 06-10-2012 at 01:54 AM
We took our family vacation up to Traverse City last year! Nice place! I'm even sporting a "TC"
sticker on my car now! (we're out of Chicago). We headed up to Macinac Isl. after TC.Glad to
have ya her...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2012 Big Giveaway on 02-07-2012 at 12:45 PM
Holy crap - we're all coming out of the woodwork for this! Haha. TX might be onto something,
getting us to come back and visit the site like this.Too bad *I* have the lucky #1417 post! YOU
ALL DON'T S...