Last Activity:05-14-2012 12:49 PM
Posted in thread: Lawnmower/Summer Brew on 05-06-2012 at 03:03 AM
I'm going to double bag the 6 packs in trash bags and just check one bottle daily for a few
days to see where they're at. There's no question that they're sweet, but not undrinkable.
Posted in thread: Lawnmower/Summer Brew on 05-06-2012 at 02:44 AM
It's still a possibility that you could have bottle bombs, yes. That is quite a difference in
gravity readings. How did you mix your priming sugar in? Did you boil it in some water, cool
then add to y...
Posted in thread: Lawnmower/Summer Brew on 05-06-2012 at 02:24 AM
I just opened 3 separate bottles from what I believed to be from the first, middle, and last
bottles bottled. Each one consistently read 1.025 which is half of what I was getting before.
What is going...
Posted in thread: Lawnmower/Summer Brew on 05-05-2012 at 10:01 PM
I let this ferment for about 3 weeks, primed and bottled. I taste tested what was left and it
was super sweet, leading me to believe it has not done fermenting. I took a gravity reading an
it was 1.05...
Posted in thread: Mash Tun Help on 04-18-2012 at 02:48 AM
Yes, it was a gift. Do I need to put a screen or anything over the copper to prevent
grain/sediment from getting into the holes? Actually, can anyone explain to me what the deal is
with the copper con...
Posted in thread: Mash Tun Help on 04-18-2012 at 02:33 AM
Hey guys, I received this mash tun for my birthday, and honestly, I have no idea how to use it.
I do know the overall jist of mashing thanks to the stickies, but does anyone know how I would
use this ...
Posted in thread: DME vs. LME on 04-16-2012 at 04:33 PM
I'm more for DME, personally. The thought of LME sitting in plastic or a can for extended
periods of time bugs me a bit, especially knowing that most canned products are lined with BPA
(not certain if...
Posted in thread: Lawnmower/Summer Brew on 04-13-2012 at 04:50 PM
I was thinking Nottingham...
Posted in thread: Lawnmower/Summer Brew on 04-13-2012 at 04:37 PM
I was thinking of trying out the recipe below, and wanted to see if you guys think I would get
a refreshing brew out of this.For a 5gl batchSteep 1.5lb Vienna malt and .5lb Carafoam malt for
20 min at...