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Posted in thread: Cold crashing AND bottling on 07-10-2012 at 10:22 PM
I have a question. If I were to do a cold crash and then immediately bottle while the beer is
cold (38 - 40 F), shouldn't I adjust my priming sugar level? I ask cause the one time I did a
cold crash a...
Posted in thread: Recipe feedback: Citra/Amarillo Pale Ale on 06-22-2012 at 02:05 PM
What did you come up with for a final recipe? I got 4 oz of Citra and Amarillo each and looking
for a good recipe. Thxs
Posted in thread: Top-rated Pale ale recipe? on 05-27-2012 at 07:41 PM
Buy this Book: Brewing Classic Styles: 80 Winning Recipes Anyone Can Brew by Jamil Zainasheff.
I recommend it to everyone, especially if you are starting out.
Posted in thread: Best bottles for bottling beer on 04-30-2012 at 01:15 PM
I use Sierra Nevada and Sam Adams bottles. Never a problem with either. The Sams take up less
shelf space but I prefer the 24 oz SNs.
Posted in thread: Beer From Only One Brewery? on 02-19-2012 at 11:10 PM
Easy. Sierra Nevada
Posted in thread: How do you identify your homebrews? on 08-07-2011 at 01:29 AM
Sharpie on cap with style and bottling date. Ex "PA 511" Pale Ale May 11th.
Posted in thread: Dry hopping on 06-17-2011 at 01:45 AM
I have done both, muslin bag w/marbles and just dumping them in loose, and I am certain that I
get much better results by just dumping them in loose and waiting seven days. After seven days,
they are ...
Posted in thread: First All Grain on 06-14-2010 at 02:49 AM
Kolsch made with 2-row?? Kolsch is a pilsner. I think that's why your color is off.
Posted in thread: smoked hot wings problem on 06-09-2010 at 03:15 AM
I too had the same problem. Great tasting wings but rubbery skin. Then I read somewhere where a
BBQ guru would put there wings, uncovered in the fridge overnight. I tried it and it works. It
Posted in thread: 7.9 gallon primary to big? on 05-05-2010 at 03:46 PM
Like BioBeing said "Make more beer". I only use the 7.9 buckets. I can make larger batches (6 -
6.25g) and there is less chance of a blowoff. Never a problem even with 5g batches.