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Posted in thread: Watery beer at bottling time on 01-13-2013 at 08:40 PM
Thanks for your encouragement! I will wait a few weeks and see what happens!Btw, I did take one
gravity measurement when I racked the beer to the secondary, and it read 1.0. However, I didn't
Posted in thread: Watery beer at bottling time on 01-13-2013 at 07:33 AM
Hi,It's my first homebrew. I'm brewing an Amber Ale. When I racked the beer from the primary
bucket to the secondary carboy, I took a sample and it tasted good (I could taste the flavors
of the grains...
Posted in thread: How dark and cool should it be for the secondary fermenter (carboy) on 12-31-2012 at 07:12 PM
Thanks for your answers! When is a carboy really needed? I saw that some people just use one
container for all the brewing. I was told that a carboy will help keep the sediment out of the
beer and wil...
Posted in thread: How dark and cool should it be for the secondary fermenter (carboy) on 12-31-2012 at 06:53 PM
I am brewing an amber ale. The instructions I have say to store the carboy (to which I racked
the beer from the primary) in a cool and dark place. How dark should it be? I placed the carboy
in a corne...