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Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-29-2009, 06:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 443
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
StarSan Question- (1st brew in 6 months happening tomm)

Ive finally got a chance to brew some beer tomm, for the 1st time in 6 months. Im basing it off a clone recipe for Blanche De Bruges. My large container of StarSan is probably about 10 months...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 06-16-2009, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Nope...nothing else. As I was exploring tho thru...

Nope...nothing else. As I was exploring tho thru some of these posts...I found a link to the beveragefactory..and found a dual tap system brand new for like $500...I think if I were to get serious...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 06-16-2009, 02:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Thinking about kegging..found something on Craigslist

Its not that I hate bottling...I just feel like I would brew more frequently if I didn't have to bottle. That being said, I found a Summit Kegerator (1 tap) on craigslist that includes a CO2 tank...
Forum: Hops Growing 04-07-2009, 08:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 538
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
I could plant at either the grapvine root...in...

I could plant at either the grapvine root...in which case they would be pretty much sitting on top of each other or I could plant at the base of one of the poles..which is probably 3ft away from the...
Forum: Hops Growing 04-06-2009, 01:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 538
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Is it possible to grow hops up a grapevine?

I could have it go up the huge root that starts the grapevine itself....or up 1 of the steel poles. But I was wondering...if the shade created by the grapvine would harm the hops...although the...
Forum: Hops Growing 04-06-2009, 01:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 658
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Not sure...but I've got one in the ground..and...

Not sure...but I've got one in the ground..and the folks @ thymegarden (where I ordered) told me I was 1 lucky sob. They said very few people got them this year....i pre-ordered back in November.
Forum: Hops Growing 03-27-2009, 04:18 PM
Replies: 618
Views: 133,737
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
First time trying to link a picture....hope this...

First time trying to link a picture....hope this works....

Picasa Web Albums - S - Hops (http://picasaweb.google.com/CambridgeSG1/Hops#5317898075870515650)

So this is my first attempt growing...
Forum: Hops Growing 03-24-2009, 07:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
I would do that if I had somewhere to put them.

I would do that if I had somewhere to put them.
Forum: Hops Growing 03-24-2009, 07:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Just planted 4 rhizomes- Am I Screwed?

Planted...and watered them in individual large pots...not quite 1/2 whiskey barrel..but close.. overnight low is supposed to be 21F. Right now its low to mid 40s....and tomm will warm back into the...
Forum: Hops Growing 03-12-2009, 02:14 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,276
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Update: I received mine last night. They came in...

Update: I received mine last night. They came in envelope? Never planted hops before...but I thought they'd be bigger.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-11-2009, 03:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,654
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Yea- i'm not sure why...never really made sense...

Yea- i'm not sure why...never really made sense to me either. Even the amount water they instruct you to use seems off to me.

Johnny- what I have done for those recipes is get 2 pots of water...
Forum: Hops Growing 03-11-2009, 03:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,276
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
I ordered my rhizomes back in November and I just...

I ordered my rhizomes back in November and I just checked the status of my order number on the thyme garden website it say's....

Status: In progress

Shipment Shipping Method
A ...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-11-2009, 03:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,654
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
In defense of the OP- my "CLONE BREW" book has...

In defense of the OP- my "CLONE BREW" book has several "Extract" recipes that instruct the homebrewer to steep specialty grains (not base grains) and then sparge.
Forum: Hops Growing 03-09-2009, 03:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,401
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Growing Hops Upside Down

I ordered 4 rhizomes, which I'm hoping to receive soon, and was wondering if it would be possible to use this contraption for each of them?

Topsy Turvy Hanging Tomatoes Official Site - Upside Down...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-13-2009, 03:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 853
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Any tips for bottling more than 1 brew back to back?

Last time I bottled- I bottled an Oatmeal Stout...rewashed my siphon, bottling bucket, etc. with PBW...resanitized with Star San...and then bottled my apfelwein. I'm looking to pickup another...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-12-2009, 01:32 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,903
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
...I don't have a ton of experience...I'm an...

...I don't have a ton of experience...I'm an extract brewer (got about 8 batches under my belt)...but if i were in your shoes Mr. OP...without a doubt...i would go AG. I hate bottling just as much...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-10-2009, 01:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 954
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Haha...good point. 1 thing that I've always...

Haha...good point. 1 thing that I've always tried to keep in the back of my mind...my grandfather makes wine every year from fresh grapes....uses only hot water from the faucet to clean bottles and...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-10-2009, 01:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 954
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
This is like the 8th batch since I started...

This is like the 8th batch since I started brewing this summer.... when I'd see the "patience is a virtue"...and "your beer is fine" posts....I'd think to myself...ha..those aren't for me..Im not a...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-09-2009, 11:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 954
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Damnit! Why did i have to open the lid on fermenter?

I'll just get straight to the point: Is it possible for an ale yeast (Wyeast #1335) to go dormant at around 50 degrees F and show "ZERO" signs of fermentation about 24 hours after being pitched?
...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-08-2009, 11:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 579
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Is it possible to oxidize wort while its boiling?

I've read from multiple sources that you can oxidize wort if you add oxygen while its too hot. If thats the case...is it possible to oxidize it while its boiling? If not, ...then why not?
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-05-2009, 07:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,220
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
I'm not trying to hijack this thread BUT... I...

I'm not trying to hijack this thread BUT... I have a thread going "Braid, Manifold, or False Bottom". It started out w/ plans of doing mini mash in a converted cooler....and the end recommendation...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-05-2009, 02:36 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,304
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
I might as well just throw another question out...

I might as well just throw another question out there: Given the system I just described (5 gallon cooler...false bottom...partial mash...used for a 5 gallon batch)....whats the best way to...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-05-2009, 01:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,304
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Thanks for all the posts. Its actually just a...

Thanks for all the posts. Its actually just a matter of space for me. I would gladly fork over the extra 10bux...but I just don't have the room for a big cooler. Plus- I dont see myself living...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-04-2009, 05:27 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,304
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
Related Question: I think I could get to...

Related Question:

I think I could get to this by doing some calculations- but I was wondering if anybody would just happen to know the answer:

If I can only boil a max of 3 gallons on my stove,...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-03-2009, 11:41 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,304
Posted By BearsWickedBrew
In order to connect the false bottom to the ball...

In order to connect the false bottom to the ball valve- (from midwest supplies website) would I want to use the $1.95 (per/ft) "unreinforced" silicone tubing...or...the $5.95 (per/ft) "reinforced"...
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