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Posted in thread: Not Fermenting? What to do? on 05-11-2013 at 12:08 AM
ajf do you still transfer to a seperate bucket for bottling?
Posted in thread: Not Fermenting? What to do? on 04-19-2013 at 12:03 AM
Thank you both, I did flash a light and notice Krausen forming near the top, so that's a good
sign it sounds like. Tomorrow I am going to take a reading, and if everything is OK at that
point, I'm goi...
Posted in thread: Not Fermenting? What to do? on 04-18-2013 at 04:32 PM
This is only my third 5 gallon batch... I'm still struggling to get one right.This is the first
time I've run into this problem, so I'm looking for suggestions on what to do next. My previous
Posted in thread: Too dark? on 02-09-2013 at 06:38 AM
They were slightly lower, with a standard hydrometer.Was at 1.048 OG (recipe said 1.051-1.055)
and 1.010 (recipe said 1.012- 1.015) when I transferred it today. One thing I'm struggling with
Posted in thread: Too dark? on 02-09-2013 at 05:48 AM
Thanks for posting recipe for me BobC, the kit I have is slightly different however. It came
with Willamette instead of Citra. I added this oz. on my own because I wanted to learn
dry-hopping (and I L...
Posted in thread: Too dark? on 02-09-2013 at 05:43 AM
I feel like you may be onto something with the scorching. I will definitely try things as you
suggested next time, adding later as well as removing from heat. I've also noticed with each of
Posted in thread: Too dark? on 02-09-2013 at 04:30 AM
Brewers Best American Pale Ale kit.Two weeks in primary.Photos are me racking to carboy and
adding 1 oz Citra. This is my second brew. My first was a Brewers Best IPA, which did not turn
out well. The...
Posted in thread: When is it time to transfer? on 01-29-2013 at 03:36 AM
Clarity is kinda what I am shooting for by going to a secondary. There are several areas in my
first batch where I feel I went wrong, I do not attribute any of them to necessarily having
left in the p...
Posted in thread: When is it time to transfer? on 01-29-2013 at 02:53 AM
I brewed a Brewers Best APA kit on Saturday morning. I started getting action in my airlock
some time Monday morning before I woke up. As of right now it is bubbling once every 8-10
seconds. (Monday n...
Posted in thread: new brewer wanting to tweak recipe on 01-24-2013 at 12:43 AM
Thank you all for the feedback, yes I am certainly a bit ambitious, I'm VERY eager to learn and
take off. I do need to be patient and cover my bases first though. That being said, I opened my