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Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 09-03-2012, 03:00 AM
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Posted By JD1999
Thank you everyone.

Thank you everyone.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 08-30-2012, 05:31 AM
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Posted By JD1999
It is an amber beer. I got it from the Samuel...

It is an amber beer. I got it from the Samuel Adams home brew contest. I would post the link but I can't it on their website. It might have been taken down. Does anyone know what I am talking about?...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 08-30-2012, 04:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 405
Posted By JD1999
How long can I keep beer in my secondary?

So I am running a little experiment. I have had my beer that I didn't have room to bottle in my secondary for probably 6-10 weeks now. How long can I keep the beer in my secondary fermenter until it...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-29-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 380
Posted By JD1999
Thanks all. The beers that were bottle...

Thanks all.
The beers that were bottle conditioning at a higher temperature have a sweeter flavor. Would the bitter flavor from the beers that fermented at the cooler temperature for the first week...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-29-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 380
Posted By JD1999
Interesting find accompanied by a question.

Hey all,
So I bottled my first batch about 3-4 weeks ago and had an interesting find. Some background first: I bottled my beer and bottled conditioned them a little differently the first week. I...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-18-2012, 11:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 268
Posted By JD1999
Refrigeration?

So I have bottled my first beer about a week and a half ago. I know I am supossed to wait three weeks, but well...I am not. lol. So anyway, I just am testing one tonight and put it in the...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-14-2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,621
Posted By JD1999
It's an amber beer.

It's an amber beer.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-12-2012, 05:09 AM
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Views: 1,621
Posted By JD1999
I didn't bottle it all because I ran out of...

I didn't bottle it all because I ran out of bottles. So I guess that is a plus and a minus! I guess I get to start saving bottles!
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-12-2012, 03:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,621
Posted By JD1999
Green beer taste?

So I bottled my first batch last night! I of course tasted some before putting it in the bottles. I don't know what green beer should taste like. I did an amber for my first batch. Can anyone...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-10-2012, 02:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 296
Posted By JD1999
If I move it out of my basement there is a...

If I move it out of my basement there is a possibility that the temp would hit 70-80 during the day. maybe even 80 plus. Is that ok?
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-10-2012, 01:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 296
Posted By JD1999
Storing recently bottled beers?

So I just finally bottled my first batch after letting it ferment for a month! I put the bottles back where I was fermenting the beer. It is probably like 60 degrees farenheight. Is that okay? Or...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-09-2012, 04:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 370
Posted By JD1999
Bottling Bucket?

So I don't have a specific bucket just for bottling. Would it be okay to dissolve my priming sugar in water, pour that into my fermentor, stir, and then attach a bottling wand to my auto siphon and...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-29-2012, 04:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 976
Posted By JD1999
So does that mean I might have ruined my beer by...

So does that mean I might have ruined my beer by giving it a slight shake? I put the top back on the fermenter and while it was upright, rocked it back and forth.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-29-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 976
Posted By JD1999
So I am currently taking the temperature inside...

So I am currently taking the temperature inside the fermenter. I have my thermometer in there, however, I shook up the fermenter a little and re added water to my airlock since it evaporated. Within...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-29-2012, 03:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 976
Posted By JD1999
Thank you. I edited it to say 1.018. I am...

Thank you. I edited it to say 1.018. I am fermenting at room temperature in my basement. I will put my thermometer in the fermenter after sterilizing to see the temperature. I am using a plastic...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-29-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 976
Posted By JD1999
It tastes fine. The recipe is as follows: 1) ...

It tastes fine. The recipe is as follows:
1) Put crystal grains in 1.5 gallons of cold water in brew pot. Bring to boil. After boil remove from heat and let seep for 5 minutes.
2) Add 2...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-29-2012, 03:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 976
Posted By JD1999
Gravity shows stuck fermentation - Help!

Hi Everyone,
So I was going to bottle my first beer today! . I checked the FG and it hasn't moved for a week. The current gravity reading is 1.018. My kit says I need 1.08-1.12. So my fermentation...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 06-29-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 292
Posted By JD1999
Deleted.

Deleted.
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 06-29-2012, 02:54 PM
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Views: 292
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Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-29-2012, 04:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By JD1999
Bottling Question.

When I am bottling my beer, do I need to siphon it into a new bucket from the fermentor, or can I just use my siphon to go from the fermenter directly to the bottles? If I need to use a new bucket,...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-28-2012, 05:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,268
Posted By JD1999
Thanks everyone!

Thanks everyone!
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-27-2012, 10:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,268
Posted By JD1999
True Brew Bavarian Hefeweizen

http://www.beer-wine.com/products/true-brew-bavarian-hefeweizen
Does anyone have any reviews of this kit? Before I buy it, I want to know if true brew is generally good.
Thanks Everyone!
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-20-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 189
Posted By JD1999
Thanks everyone! I am making an amber beer from...

Thanks everyone! I am making an amber beer from the Samuel Adams homebrew contest kit. Does anyone have any experience with it? This is the link: ...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-20-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 189
Posted By JD1999
Want to Make sure this is normal.

Hey Everyone,
So I made my first brew a week ago. Checked the gravity today. SG was 1.4. Now it is at 1.2. So it is fermenting well. I tasted the beer that I took out for a gravity reading just to...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-20-2012, 05:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 524
Posted By JD1999
Bottling Tomorrow!

Hi Everyone,
So I have a quick question. I will be bottling my first batch tomorrow if my final gravity reading checks out. The directions with my kit say bottle in 7 - 10 days. I have read in a...
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