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Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-18-2012, 02:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 443
Posted By keesh
Airlock bubbling is well known to be a bad...

Airlock bubbling is well known to be a bad indicator of fermentation, for reasons like Yooper stated. Cold, hard data is your best bet, so take an SG and then wait a few days and take another, and...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-16-2012, 12:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 857
Posted By keesh
Try pectic enzyme if you have trouble clearing it...

Try pectic enzyme if you have trouble clearing it up.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-14-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 289
Posted By keesh
Why not just let it run through that small amount...

Why not just let it run through that small amount of sugar and then re-prime the proper way? Yeah, it will change the body and flavor of the beer a bit but that is how I'd do it to be sure.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-13-2012, 06:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 355
Posted By keesh
I'm guessing if it is out of a kit then they are...

I'm guessing if it is out of a kit then they are just using steeping grains, I could be wrong though.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-13-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 334
Posted By keesh
Well more hops will definitely make the...

Well more hops will definitely make the 'sleepytime' effect more potent - hops are a sedative. They can be used as a home treatment of insomnia by stuffing them into a pillow and inhaling the fumes....
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-09-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 390
Posted By keesh
If you really want a light oak flavor, I'd go...

If you really want a light oak flavor, I'd go with the cubes personally. Chips will impart their flavor faster, however they tend to overemphasize the tannins if you let it sit for too long, whereas...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-07-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 9,813
Posted By keesh
Jesus, really? That is ridiculous.

Jesus, really? That is ridiculous.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 10-07-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 751
Posted By keesh
It is possible, but we tried many combinations of...

It is possible, but we tried many combinations of turning it off and on after that. How do you reset the safety valve for a regulator?
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-07-2012, 05:03 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,736
Posted By keesh
Ahhh sorry my reading comprehension sucks!

Ahhh sorry my reading comprehension sucks!
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 10-07-2012, 05:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 751
Posted By keesh
Cool, thanks.

Cool, thanks.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-06-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,736
Posted By keesh
All I have to say is good luck on getting a 15%...

All I have to say is good luck on getting a 15% beer ready to drink by the time Halloween rolls around.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 10-06-2012, 08:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 751
Posted By keesh
Banjo burner not working with stock hose/regulator - works with swapped out hose/reg

Basically the title says it all. I went to fire up my Banjo burner at a friend's house when his burner wasn't working properly and when I opened all the valves and tried to light it, nothing.
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Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-06-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 722
Posted By keesh
Basically if your fermentation is finished (when...

Basically if your fermentation is finished (when you hit your final gravity and it doesn't change for 3 days) then any bubbles you see rising, especially after racking, is simply CO2 escaping out of...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-06-2012, 04:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,688
Posted By keesh
I think maybe a low gravity Belgian would be...

I think maybe a low gravity Belgian would be nice, as a nod to the 'single' that monks would drink but never sold to the public, like Redemption by Russian River except even low gravity. The...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-06-2012, 02:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,688
Posted By keesh
I think Yooper made a thread while back about...

I think Yooper made a thread while back about making a small beer. Definitely something I would like to do soon. And why not? It is cheaper if you're doing extract, and if you're doing all grain,...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-03-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,968
Posted By keesh
I would be really careful with this if you really...

I would be really careful with this if you really want to snort pure caffeine powder (using NODOZ pills are different because the dosage is controlled, but still not too safe) because the amounts are...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-03-2012, 07:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,373
Posted By keesh
I actually slowed down on drinking in general,...

I actually slowed down on drinking in general, but especially drinking IPAs. I recently cracked open one of my last few Pliny the Younger bottles and drank it at ~55F and it was AMAZING. It was...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-03-2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,968
Posted By keesh
I made a small 1 gallon batch of stout to which I...

I made a small 1 gallon batch of stout to which I added 800 mg of USP grade caffeine powder, which ended up being 80 mg/12 oz bottle after all was said and done . There is no detectable taste and the...
Forum: Cider Forum 10-02-2012, 06:08 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,258
Posted By keesh
Yeah I think that is what it is called. If I am...

Yeah I think that is what it is called. If I am in the area I will check it out and let you know how it is :)
Forum: DIY Projects 10-01-2012, 11:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 677
Posted By keesh
What is the purpose of the filter?

What is the purpose of the filter?
Forum: Cider Forum 10-01-2012, 08:56 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,258
Posted By keesh
Did you end up going? Oh and have you been to...

Did you end up going? Oh and have you been to that place in downtown that has 100 taps? My buddy went and said it was pretty cool. What about that brewery that is by the Habit? Sorry for the :off: by...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-01-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,777
Posted By keesh
Of course, in the name of experimentation :mug:

Of course, in the name of experimentation :mug:
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-01-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,777
Posted By keesh
It could be a result of different carbonation...

It could be a result of different carbonation levels. Higher carbonation will make the ethanol absorb into your bloodstream faster (and thus into your liver) as a result of the CO2 bubbles expanding...
Forum: Cider Forum 09-28-2012, 11:49 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,258
Posted By keesh
Hey I just realized you're from Ventura. 805...

Hey I just realized you're from Ventura. 805 represent... Ojai is my hometown, and I have family in Ventura and Camarillo. :) Too bad about that one brew store, Mr. Suds or what have you, closing...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 09-27-2012, 04:07 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,381
Posted By keesh
Good, make sure to aerate as much as possible as...

Good, make sure to aerate as much as possible as well (the only way to over-aerate is if you're using pure O2) and to regulate your fermentation temps. The latter is just as, if not more, important...
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