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Posted in thread: Can you recommend a nice simple recipe with what i have on 02-14-2014 at 12:51 AM
Citra hops are awesome! I have dry hopped by just pouring the hops into my beer in the
secondary and then letting them sit for however long you like. When it comes time to bottle I
just siphoned out t...
Posted in thread: Would you rather primary for 7 days, then secondary for 2-3 weeks OR...? on 02-10-2014 at 07:09 PM
I have had good luck with 7 days in my primary and then 7 days in my secondary . I will let my
beer stay in the secondary longer if I'm trying to pick up some flavors like oak or some kind
Posted in thread: "extract note"? on 02-10-2014 at 06:59 PM
I do the same process as crookedtail. I to use extract B/C of family time constraints. My
friends that A/G brew have not noticed any extract twaing in my beers as of yet. Develop a
tried and true proc...
Posted in thread: Steeping grains in extract kit on 02-10-2014 at 04:47 PM
I also brewed a BB Russian IMP Stout. I used a 6 1/2 glass carboy for my primary with a 1/2 in.
blow off hose going to a 5 gal bucket. The bucket was 1/2 full of water used as my "air lock".
Posted in thread: Bell's Kalamazoo Stout on 08-24-2011 at 01:42 PM
I know this thread is old but here goes. I used a brewers best milk stout kit i picked up at
the bells general store. I also baught a stick of brewers licorice. I put 1/2 stick of licorice
in the boil...
Posted in thread: Best way to strain wort? on 08-24-2011 at 01:17 PM
I use a 6 1/2 gal glass carboy as my primary otherwise i would give the paint bucket strainer a
go. I think i"ll use my auto siphon and whirlpool the wort. Thanks for the helpfull hints!
Posted in thread: Best way to strain wort? on 08-24-2011 at 04:02 AM
As of right now I have been pouring my cooled wort into my fermentor through a funnel with a
screen filter in it. this works but takes alot of time because the funnel screen gets clogged
with hops and...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2010? on 01-25-2011 at 12:45 AM
10 gal. american pale ale, 10 gal. IPA, 5g belgian tripel, 5g porter,5g russian imperial stout,
5g octoberfest, 5g hop nog double IPA.
Posted in thread: Brewers best Belgian Tripel. on 01-25-2011 at 12:38 AM
Sounds like your tripel is well on it's way. Mine turned out great. Everyone that tried it
wanted more. Enjoy!
Posted in thread: No fermentation activity. on 09-07-2010 at 09:32 PM
Getting very good fermentation now. My 6 1/2 gal. glass carboy is going crazy right now! It
took approximately 60 hrs to get started. I will really need to read up on doing a starter
yeast next time i...