Spike Brewing 12.5 Conical Fermenter Giveaway!

Home Brew Forums > Search Forums > Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 457
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: billf2112
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 11-03-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 264
Posted By billf2112
I had it originally at 70% and that was spot on...

I had it originally at 70% and that was spot on the first time. After that of course I wasn't opening it as much (only for periodic stirs) so was hitting 85%. I didn't adjust on the Weizen but did on...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 11-03-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 235
Posted By billf2112
You need a bayou burner. Electric brewing stinks...

You need a bayou burner. Electric brewing stinks and takes forever. Wife gave me a burner for my 50th. Best wife ever. LHBS threw in a kit as a gift.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 11-03-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 200
Posted By billf2112
Yea, you can leave those with your head spinning...

Yea, you can leave those with your head spinning without even drinking.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 11-03-2013, 02:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 264
Posted By billf2112
High ABV

The last three brews I have made have all come in higher than the recipe expected. I have gone from brew in a bag to a 5 gallon mash tun. I am not talking slightly higher but way higher. One was to...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 11-03-2013, 01:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 455
Posted By billf2112
What about using the store bought "whiskey...

What about using the store bought "whiskey chips"?
Forum: General Beer Discussion 11-03-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 21,637
Posted By billf2112
I like the show. The Philadelphia episode...

I like the show.

The Philadelphia episode was cool because they came up to Pottstown (which is the town next door). Funny to see people you know in an episode, the guy driving the car with the...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 11-03-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 455
Posted By billf2112
Whiskey Barrel Stout

Hello,

I have a stout recipe that is well liked. Since my stout shelf is sadly empty it is time for a brewing.

My wife and I recently went to a pub that had an amazing whiskey barrel stout on...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-09-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 914
Posted By billf2112
Against my better judgement I did a batch with...

Against my better judgement I did a batch with pumpkin puree in the mash. Got a stuck mash. Turned into a brew day from hell. Gas ran out with 10 minutes left in the boil. Other things happened that...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-06-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 914
Posted By billf2112
Why doesn't somebody just make a pumpkin malt...

Why doesn't somebody just make a pumpkin malt extract and make it easy on newer brewers?
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-06-2012, 12:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,203
Posted By billf2112
Run the numbers through your brewing software I...

Run the numbers through your brewing software I saw a big difference otherwise no. I drink less hoppy brews so I may just be hop sensitive

My software usually says it doubles
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 10-02-2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 29,143
Posted By billf2112
That is why in middle earth the dwarves brewed...

That is why in middle earth the dwarves brewed the best beer, their women have beards
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 10-02-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 869
Posted By billf2112
I picked up a 4 gallon stock pot for $10 at...

I picked up a 4 gallon stock pot for $10 at Boscovs it is great for boiling mash and sparge water leaving my brew pots free. Most department stores have these cheap pots.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-02-2012, 01:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,335
Posted By billf2112
Anyone have a good bratwurst beer recipe?

Anyone have a good bratwurst beer recipe?
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-02-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,269
Posted By billf2112
It's a war on homebrewers, quick break out the...

It's a war on homebrewers, quick break out the picket signs, call CNN, let Roseann Barr make a rude off the wall statement.

It is just another chain restaurant who knows slightly more about beer...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-02-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,772
Posted By billf2112
I always wonder why those who love happy beers...

I always wonder why those who love happy beers feel that others need to learn to love them. I also love the aroma of hops, I like scented candles, but I do not want to eat one.

I have been...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-02-2012, 12:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 508
Posted By billf2112
Agree with Bill above, the kits will tell you to...

Agree with Bill above, the kits will tell you to use a primary and a secondary which is a waste of time and energy, just extend the primary out.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-02-2012, 12:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By billf2112
You may not get as much cranberry as you wish...

You may not get as much cranberry as you wish with that amount if juice. I did a blueberry wheat with a gallon of juice and it was just an after taste. I wish I added a few pounds of crushed...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-02-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 881
Posted By billf2112
06 is not the same as Bavarian wheat yeast. There...

06 is not the same as Bavarian wheat yeast. There is a dry version (munich) that will work well for a hefeweizen.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-02-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,087
Posted By billf2112
Sounds like you found your next level of brewing

Sounds like you found your next level of brewing
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-01-2012, 02:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 475
Posted By billf2112
Funny, I had a pumpkin brew try to do me in.

Funny, I had a pumpkin brew try to do me in.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-01-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 667
Posted By billf2112
Hey, I just had the brew day from hell. Venting...

Hey, I just had the brew day from hell. Venting is A OK. I was looking at the stainless filters for hops that many brewers are buying. I guess with shipping they are about $40 but easy and no mess.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-01-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By billf2112
I got it, you are the weird al of brewing

I got it, you are the weird al of brewing
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-01-2012, 02:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 415
Posted By billf2112
I added mine early in the boil and my taste...

I added mine early in the boil and my taste before racking to the primary dId not show a lot of the spice in the flavor, I may have to add some at bottling
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-01-2012, 01:58 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,087
Posted By billf2112
Welcome to the world of recipe brewing. Kits you...

Welcome to the world of recipe brewing. Kits you find at the LHBS are just premade recipes. You have been brewing extract brews, many start there (myself included). You can make those Belgium brews...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 10-01-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 540
Posted By billf2112
@Andrew, the braid was already showing signs of...

@Andrew, the braid was already showing signs of crushing but it was pumpkin that did it in. I used a ton of rice hulks but the braiding was already going bad.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 457

 
Forum Jump