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Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-11-2006, 09:42 PM
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Posted By Pilsner Pete
So, along this line, if at home you force...

So, along this line, if at home you force carbonated from your keg into some bottles and capped them, would you get a bottle of carbonated homebrew AND not have the sediment on the bottom of the...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 07-27-2006, 06:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 874
Posted By Pilsner Pete
Bottle shock?

Since the wine was tested right after bottling, do you think it might be bottle shock?

Googling: "Bottle Shock" or "Bottle Sickness" as:

BOTTLE SICKNESS: A temporary condition characterized by...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 07-25-2006, 01:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,012
Posted By Pilsner Pete
Thanks. This is the one I have: ...

Thanks. This is the one I have:

http://i7.tinypic.com/20ubspj.jpg

It looks like maybe the adjustment is the two screws at the top? If I make them go up, it looks like it's longer until the...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 07-25-2006, 12:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,012
Posted By Pilsner Pete
Corking question

My first real wine will be ready to bottle in a couple of weeks. I have my new corker and am doing a practice bottle or two. I'm using 9 x 1 1/2" Nomacorks and a double lever corker with regular 750...
Forum: Extract Brewing 07-15-2006, 06:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 976
Posted By Pilsner Pete
Me too

Must be that time of year! I made a porter and then read on the site about adding vanilla. To get some of both, last weekend I bottled 1.5 gals of the porter and then added 1 fl oz of pure vanilla...
Forum: General Chit Chat 05-16-2006, 12:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,021
Posted By Pilsner Pete
If you develop any special Spidey powers, let us...

If you develop any special Spidey powers, let us know...
Forum: General Techniques 04-04-2006, 11:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,941
Posted By Pilsner Pete
From:...

From: http://www.foamblowers.com/Article-PreProLager.html

"The AHA style guidelines for pre-Prohibition-style pilsner call for the beer to be straw to deep gold in color. Hop bitterness, flavor...
Forum: General Techniques 03-25-2006, 01:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 9,352
Posted By Pilsner Pete
I'm planning on a tertiary tomorrow. Racked a...

I'm planning on a tertiary tomorrow. Racked a blonde ale to secondary last weekend and witnessed too much activity for my liking since...airlock activity, excessive foaming, extra yeast cake than...
Forum: General Techniques 03-19-2006, 02:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,315
Posted By Pilsner Pete
Had some of these same questions as I just...

Had some of these same questions as I just bottled my first lager yesterday too.

Had it in secondary for 1 week at 55 degrees then moved the five gal carboy to the fridge for the last 4 weeks at...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 03-14-2006, 12:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 570
Posted By Pilsner Pete
I call those my "dregs" bottles (even made a dead...

I call those my "dregs" bottles (even made a dead fish label for them). They always taste off but handy for opening something when you just can't wait.

The 3 week in bottle wait is worth it for...
Forum: Cider Forum 03-13-2006, 11:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,963
Posted By Pilsner Pete
I've been thinking of apple beer myself lately. ...

I've been thinking of apple beer myself lately.

Does anyone have a guide for the OG of apple juice or apple cider? For those experimental types...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-04-2006, 02:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 816
Posted By Pilsner Pete
So the extra 2 weeks made it 4 weeks in the...

So the extra 2 weeks made it 4 weeks in the bottle total?
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 03-04-2006, 02:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,227
Posted By Pilsner Pete
Must be a common disease (or stuff on sale) as I...

Must be a common disease (or stuff on sale) as I also just bought some JWD... Honey Lager...to have something and for the bottles. Examined the necks as best as you can through the handle openings...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 02-13-2006, 02:20 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,146
Posted By Pilsner Pete
Ok, one last note. My brewpot is also about 15...

Ok, one last note. My brewpot is also about 15 years old...an aluminum pressure canner. This thing is heavy, solid, multi-metal bottom, nicely oxidized over the years and built like a tank. I also...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 02-12-2006, 11:31 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,596
Posted By Pilsner Pete
OK by me

So far everyone has been really interested and positive. They usually followup with their story about trying to make wine or beer back when. Then, they say something like "So, what do you do with...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 02-01-2006, 11:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,731
Posted By Pilsner Pete
OK, I'm sure the more senior members will reply...

OK, I'm sure the more senior members will reply soon...but here's a Junior to Junior reply.

I'll assume that you're using a lager yeast and will be fermenting at cooler temps (say a basement...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 02-01-2006, 11:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 428
Posted By Pilsner Pete
Good ideas. I needed some more bottles so...

Good ideas.

I needed some more bottles so stopped by the local recycling center over lunch. Asked if it was OK to snag glass bottles and they were like "Certainly!". I was just asking and was...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 01-22-2006, 11:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 999
Posted By Pilsner Pete
I'm new, but yes the plastic bottle is a good...

I'm new, but yes the plastic bottle is a good idea. I started with a kit that came with 6 brown plastic 16 oz bottles. With a bottling in to glass, one of the plastics ends up as a test bottle to...
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