Last Activity:04-07-2010 5:16 AM
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Posted in thread: Sanitizing Tap-A-Draft on 03-13-2010 at 04:04 AM
I would really appreciate advice from those who have used the Tap-A-Draft system.I have a 6
Liter bottle carbonated and almost ready to use. I think I understand how the dispenser unit is
Posted in thread: vacuum sealers? on 02-07-2010 at 06:42 AM
I've tried one brand of low cost vacuum sealing bags from the local grocery with lame results.
The bags lose seal over time. Anybody know of a good quality brand of vacuum storage system?
And a relate...
Posted in thread: Pitching US-05 on 02-02-2010 at 08:46 AM
I work hard at pampering the yeasties, so I re-hydrate in 80 to 90 deg. water with GoFerm.
Also, my wort usually winds up with a thick layer of foam at pitching time which tends to cause
dry yeast to ...
Posted in thread: Nottingham Yeast recall on 01-29-2010 at 03:41 AM
Great... now I see this thread. I brewed my 1st ever batch the past Sunday and Notty was the
yeast in the kit I was using. I knew enough to check the date and I remember it was 1/2011. But
having not ...
Posted in thread: understanding expiration dates on 01-21-2010 at 10:07 PM
Thanks for good advice. Time to brew.
Posted in thread: understanding expiration dates on 01-21-2010 at 01:17 PM
I'm new to using liquid yeast. I'm planning an ale using White Labs WLP005. The vial label says
'best if used by April 20-10'. Is this April of 2010, or April 20 of 2010?So I'm a little
confused. I'm ...
Posted in thread: 1 year aged pale ale on 01-20-2010 at 11:30 AM
Waytogo! Can you make a general comparison between the taste of this beer at older vs. younger?
It really is beautifully clear.
Posted in thread: kegging opinions please on 01-19-2010 at 09:08 AM
I'm want to start kegging my beer, but don't have fridge space for 5 gallon corny kegs. So I'm
looking at the 2-3 gallon systems that use disposable CO2 cartridges for charging. The idea is
that I can...
Posted in thread: Who likes using a bottle tree? on 01-17-2010 at 08:50 AM
Have one, love it.
Posted in thread: Safale US -05 vs. Pacman Activator Yeast on 01-14-2010 at 08:37 AM
I've never used Pacman. But Safale 05 is a fantastic yeast. If the fermentation is done
properly, the result is unbelievably clean and crisp.