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Posted in thread: Reusing a corny without resanitizing? on 09-06-2010 at 11:30 PM
Great bunch of responses. Certainly clarifies my thoughts. A little embarrassed at the
question, but I think it was mainly my curiosity that made me ask. Closed system, original beer
not infected, pur...
Posted in thread: Reusing a corny without resanitizing? on 09-01-2010 at 04:18 AM
Ya. After I posted I figured I was just bein' a bit tooo lazy. I mixed up some starsan and did
my duty. Thanks for the posts. :mug:
Posted in thread: Spoiled Beer? on 09-01-2010 at 03:55 AM
I'm happy when my beer looks like that.Ditto. Looks like delicious beer!
Posted in thread: Reusing a corny without resanitizing? on 09-01-2010 at 03:50 AM
Feeling lazy today, and wondering if it's possible. If the first time I used the keg I
thoroughly sanitized it, is there a reason I need to resanitize it again before racking the
Posted in thread: whats the biggest beer you ever made? on 09-12-2009 at 08:07 AM
6 gallons!;)Always a smartass in the group! :p
Posted in thread: whats the biggest beer you ever made? on 09-12-2009 at 01:30 AM
Just finished a big IIPA that went from 1.094 to 1.022 for an ABV of 9.45%It's dry hopped right
now :D Little worried about bottle carbonating it though :o
Posted in thread: Chlorophenol flavor/aroma showing up after carbonation only? on 08-24-2009 at 04:38 PM
My latest batch was bottled without using tap water. I just tasted it last night and the off
flavor is almost completely gone. Although, it's still slightly noticeable. Now I'm thinking
there is a sma...
Posted in thread: Beer went bitter on 08-20-2009 at 04:13 AM
Would it be better to try some purified spring water?Yes changing your water is probably the
best place to start. Either use spring water or distilled water, or just use campden tablets on
the tap wat...
Posted in thread: Help - Phenolics, iodophor prime suspect on 08-16-2009 at 07:39 PM
Does this phenolic flavor seem medicinal, like band aids? Is it especially apparent when you
burp?Review your cleaning procedures, replace any old or suspicious plastic tubing, disassemble
and clean a...
Posted in thread: Beer went bitter on 08-16-2009 at 07:18 PM
I may be jumping the gun on this........ but this sounds EXACTLY like the problem I've had with
my last few batches.I believe I had a problem with chlorine and/or chloramines from my tap
water.I had g...