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Posted in thread: First-time cider maker, help! on 06-27-2012 at 03:54 PM
Nevermind, I realized I had posted pretty much the same thing a while back and I found all the
info I needed via replies to that thread. Thanks! If someone could tell me how to remove this
Posted in thread: First-time cider maker, help! on 06-27-2012 at 03:26 PM
Hey folks, I am a long-time beer brewer and I want to do a very simple batch of cider to try my
hand at it this summer. I did some reading on making cider a while ago and even bought some
Posted in thread: Want to start AG... What do I need? on 08-20-2011 at 07:41 PM
Hehe, sorry for the tuna typo.
Posted in thread: Bottling today - Wierd stuff when cleaning on 08-20-2011 at 04:51 PM
I will often soak my bottles overnight in a cleaner if they are very dirty, then run them
through the SaniRinse option on the dishwasher. If you have a dishwasher and it has one of
these cycles, it ha...
Posted in thread: Want to start AG... What do I need? on 08-20-2011 at 04:47 PM
Huh, I never considered using a combo of BIAB and a cooler as a couple of you have suggested,
that's an awesome idea. I think I am going to go the cooler route, because I guess I could add
a pump and ...
Posted in thread: Want to start AG... What do I need? on 08-19-2011 at 03:20 PM
I've been extract brewing for four years or so now and I want to make the move to AG brewing. I
am familiar with the various methods, and to me batch sparging or using a RIMS/HERMS system
seems like t...
Posted in thread: Barleywine - Double pitch dry or pitch on cake on 08-18-2011 at 02:20 PM
It sounds like this barleywine is your second-ever batch, no? Before tackling the higher-ABV
brews like that, I would strongly recommend doing some research/reading on yeast starters. You
can search t...
Posted in thread: Simple Watermelon Wheat on 08-13-2011 at 08:00 PM
I suppose you haven't tasted it yet, but wouldn't freezing it and just collecting the juices
that thaw out cause you to have a lot of extra water in your juice? Have you made it before to
your tastes ...
Posted in thread: Simple Watermelon Wheat on 08-13-2011 at 03:39 PM
Hey folks, decided to try my hand at a simple watermelon wheat beer the other day and I have a
question about how much watermelon to add. I used a really simple recipe since this is my first
try at th...
Posted in thread: northern brewers chinook ipa flavor on 04-09-2011 at 07:46 PM
That's a good idea, and it's actually something that the Victory brewery in PA does as well.
They had a whole series of beers with basically the same malt profile, but changed the hops in
each one, an...