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Posted in thread: Storing Open Package Of Dry Yeast? on 11-16-2008 at 04:18 PM
Hi, I ran across a 1kg package of dried wine yeast and only plan to use a small portion of it.
Can I just repackage the rest into a mason jar and store in the fridge?
Posted in thread: HBT Kits from Austin Homebrew Supplies - attn: Forrest on 08-27-2008 at 12:37 AM
I have to say, I really like this idea. There are several recipes I have seen in the database
that I would love to try, Ed's Haus Pale Ale being one of them. Would need to have an extract
option of co...
Posted in thread: Where is this particular Apfelwein label? on 08-17-2008 at 11:01 PM
Yes! Excellent, thank you very much! For some reason it doesn't come up in the search results
for me. I have a friend I wanted to give a bottle to and thought this label would be perfect.
Posted in thread: Where is this particular Apfelwein label? on 08-17-2008 at 10:03 PM
I remember a few months back seeing a label or logo for apfelwein depicting an apple wearing I
think Lederhosen. It was a very colorful and looked prefessionally designed. I searched the
forums and di...
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 08-16-2008 at 02:20 AM
Wow, made 2 1/2 gallons of this and everybody seems to love it. SWMBO likes it with some
Sprite, friends like it straight. I can't keep myself from raiding the bottles. I can see now
why it is recomme...
Posted in thread: What got you into homebrewing? on 08-16-2008 at 01:45 AM
I started brewing because I enjoy beer. Mostly because I enjoy beer with flavor. Some time back
I discovered microbrews and craft beer. This is what really got me started. I thought to myself
that it ...
Posted in thread: Fast, simple external cooling method on 08-16-2008 at 12:22 AM
Thanks for the tip. I use the ice bath method myself. This will come in handy.Does adding salt
to ice and water cause a temperature drop? Yes. This is how old-fashioned ice cream makers
lowered the te...
Posted in thread: A Couple of Upgrades to the BrewShop on 06-06-2008 at 06:29 PM
Looks like it maybe a water softener revvy. Nice setup BM, I only wish I had room for something
Posted in thread: Swirling your beer? on 06-03-2008 at 09:38 PM
"By gently swirling the beer you can disturb it just enough to allow its aromas to be amplified
for a moment. Before swirling your beer make sure you have your nose ready to do some
analyzing." it se...
Posted in thread: contamination? on 06-02-2008 at 12:36 AM
Well, glad to see someone with more experience than myself chimed in. Like I said I'm no
expert, and I wasn't trying to get you riled up. It just seemed that nobody caught on to your
edited post about...