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Forum: Wine 04-09-2013, 01:06 AM
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Posted By schooner427
Wow. This somethin that I've been wanting to do,...

Wow. This somethin that I've been wanting to do, there was a winery in lansdale penna, that actually had dandy lion wine, they priced it at 50 dollars a bottle because of the labor picking the darn...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-23-2013, 01:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By schooner427
There may be a glass quality issue but I've never...

There may be a glass quality issue but I've never encountered it. Some bottles just look better, I've saved certain bottles just for a particular brew cause I liked the bottle. If they are 12 oz and...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 02-19-2013, 12:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 324
Posted By schooner427
The kit you bought probably had you add some...

The kit you bought probably had you add some clarifiers when you racked it, prb two small packs of clear liquid, you dump in one and wait 10 minutes then the other. Most those are 4 to 6 week kits....
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 02-16-2013, 01:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 657
Posted By schooner427
Many people here started out with Mr beer and ...

Many people here started out with Mr beer and still have them, I generally keep mine for experimental stuff. Have fun with it, don't be afraid to try new stuff beyond the basic instructions, after...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-11-2013, 01:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 310
Posted By schooner427
I would never dump anything until I know for sure...

I would never dump anything until I know for sure its undrinkable.. although I've been known to drink some really bad stuff. Either way even if its just OK, its great stuff to give away to people who...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 02-10-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,436
Posted By schooner427
Yea your right. In Pa they have opened up beer...

Yea your right. In Pa they have opened up beer sales to 2 grocery stores. Tried to buy a sampler from Wegmans and they wouldn't sell it to me because my underage daughter was in line with me. I was...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 02-10-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 485
Posted By schooner427
Yes but in penna, I have noticed some brewery...

Yes but in penna, I have noticed some brewery will only fill their own marked growlers and some don't care. Even if your state allows it, prob wanna call the berwery anyway.
Forum: General Chit Chat 01-27-2013, 11:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 471
Posted By schooner427
You should be fine .. unless you installed a UV...

You should be fine .. unless you installed a UV light in your fridge.. but then how would we know it was off if the door is shut...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 01-22-2013, 12:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 416
Posted By schooner427
Aluminum kettles turn black because of a...

Aluminum kettles turn black because of a different chemical process. Its just plain oxidation. Star San is an acid that deteriorates the metal itself. It actually creates hydrogen gas by trading off...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 01-19-2013, 10:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 416
Posted By schooner427
Oh and I wouldn't use the paddle, if I remember...

Oh and I wouldn't use the paddle, if I remember right the aluminum turns to aluminum chloride, the acid begins to create hydrogen gas. The paddle was probably bare and had no oxidation on the surface...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 01-19-2013, 10:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 416
Posted By schooner427
Aluminum is a reactive metal that when comes into...

Aluminum is a reactive metal that when comes into contact with acid can begin to dissolve. You may want to get a different paddle. The more concentrated the solution the more violent the reaction. If...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 01-19-2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 551
Posted By schooner427
Started a 2 gallon peanutbutter and chocolate...

Started a 2 gallon peanutbutter and chocolate stout as an experiment. Pitched a dry yeast and I guess we will see how the first experiment goes.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 01-19-2013, 12:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,525
Posted By schooner427
Yea , just got home from work and went to look...

Yea , just got home from work and went to look for another scotch ale....its all gone.....bummer, BUT I have 5 gal aging in a carboy!
Forum: Introductions 01-14-2013, 01:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 296
Posted By schooner427
Be patient, check the gravity after 1 week and be...

Be patient, check the gravity after 1 week and be prepared to let it go for 2 weeks, 2 weeks is very normal. Most will show activity and then settle down. Your directions should give a final gravity...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 01-13-2013, 11:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,079
Posted By schooner427
Lol... I would think most people have dropped...

Lol... I would think most people have dropped something in the wort... I have extra grommets now just because of that... its that thought process just before you shove your arm up to the elbow into...
Forum: General Chit Chat 01-13-2013, 11:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 746
Posted By schooner427
Awesome!!!! Best of luck!!!

Awesome!!!! Best of luck!!!
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 01-13-2013, 12:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 526
Posted By schooner427
Take a gravity reading now, and see if it changes...

Take a gravity reading now, and see if it changes later
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 01-13-2013, 12:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 526
Posted By schooner427
You may get some off flavors from the yeast, if...

You may get some off flavors from the yeast, if it survived. Definitely let have some time and check with a hydrometer to see if there is any activity,after 2 days repitch if there is no noticible...
Forum: Cooking & Pairing 12-30-2012, 12:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,992
Posted By schooner427
I dunno... A little canola in the bottom of a...

I dunno... A little canola in the bottom of a pot, a cup of popcorn, put a lid on it and in 5 min or less I'm eatin popcorn. Seems just as easy as the microwave...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 12-27-2012, 07:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,627
Posted By schooner427
Lol. I always thought my star San was supposed to...

Lol. I always thought my star San was supposed to be cloudy. Didn't know it could be clear. Never saw it any other way and never really paid much attention to it otherwise.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12-27-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,467
Posted By schooner427
Opps sorry newgene, ya beat me to it. Lol

Opps sorry newgene, ya beat me to it. Lol
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12-27-2012, 02:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,467
Posted By schooner427
Have you looked into an auto siphon?? Prob only...

Have you looked into an auto siphon?? Prob only runs about 11 dollars. Easy to use, start it half way into the bucket, gently set on the bottom. The inlet sits a little high and if you are easy with...
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-27-2012, 01:58 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,325
Posted By schooner427
Yea.. I am so sick of TV any more. There is no...

Yea.. I am so sick of TV any more. There is no creativity at all. Hundreds of channells with nuttin but crud. Its like all they do is load up programming with a shotgun and see what sticks. Even most...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12-27-2012, 01:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,467
Posted By schooner427
Just as a side note.. sorry but I'm not trying to...

Just as a side note.. sorry but I'm not trying to argue, just inform... we do exhale O2. The gas around us contains on avg 20 percent oxygen. At rest we exhale about 15 percent so the body at rest...
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-24-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,325
Posted By schooner427
I am planning to cut my cable. Got fios which is...

I am planning to cut my cable. Got fios which is nice but we don't watch most of the channels, it seems every month I'm paying more for nuthin but poop. I bout an antenna and will try to install b4...
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