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Posted in thread: This can't be good... on 07-21-2005 at 12:18 PM
it's also possible that you didn't get a good tight seal when you put the lid/grommet/air lock
on and the slow activity that you are seeing now is actually the "heavy" part of
fermentation....just a t...
Posted in thread: Looking for a recipe for the wife.... on 07-13-2005 at 12:41 PM
Just to follow up Janx's Bitter recipe got my wife's best rating to date "not bad for beer".
Mean while my friends and I absolutely loved the stuff, it was far to easy to drink :). At this
Posted in thread: I'm Taking the Plunge, Too! on 06-24-2005 at 12:47 PM
I've brought well more than 6 gallons to a boil on my electric stove top. I've yet to have any
problems (other than that one batch where my wife wouldn't leave me alone and it boiled over
and she got ...
Posted in thread: Just bottled and tasted my Pale Ale! on 06-10-2005 at 10:17 PM
I've been drinking (heavily for me) my first AG for the last couple of weeks. The first few
pints out of the keg were a little rough, but after being in about a week and a half it's
wonderful, and alm...
Posted in thread: How much brew per week? on 06-03-2005 at 08:30 PM
Back in my college days i drank alot....pretty much up until i turned 21 then I lost interest
in getting fit shaced, and didn't really drink at all for about another year. This was about
the time that...
Posted in thread: beer questions on 06-03-2005 at 12:56 PM
They all three broke in more or less the same way, at the thick end where the glass is over the
ballast the end bits of glass broke off and I ended up with basically half a sphere of
glass.I've just d...
Posted in thread: beer questions on 06-01-2005 at 08:49 PM
Personally I've given up on hydrometers....I've owned 3 and broken all of them, bizarely in the
same fashion (I did my test, then went to the sink to rinse it of and the minute the tap water
hit they ...
Posted in thread: Corny kegs, one less cleaning on 04-18-2005 at 11:05 AM
You'll have to watch the top of the fridge....we discovered with the one we bought this weekend
that the freezer is where all the cold comes from so to remove the freezer is to remove the
cold. We dis...
Posted in thread: Kitchen Aid Grain Mill on 03-31-2005 at 12:37 PM
I find that keeping my wife in her place is the best policy, and I'm not afraid to say
it....well at least when she's not around :D
Posted in thread: Yeast slurry question on 03-22-2005 at 01:20 PM
I like the racking port on by "Better Bottle", while it still leaves about a quarter to half an
inch of beer on the bottom it really only amounts to a cup or two depending on how close I get
it to the...