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Forum: General Beer Discussion 05-18-2013, 06:52 PM
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Posted By suzanneb
Differences in nitrogen and c02/nitrogen mix in stouts

So i am looking into getting a nitro setup since i brew mostly stouts.
i have a read a lot of info about nitro tanks and nitro regulators and beer gas.

if you are using a nitrogen tank do you put...
Forum: Cider Forum 05-14-2013, 12:23 PM
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Posted By suzanneb
bump anyone?

bump
anyone?
Forum: Cider Forum 05-12-2013, 12:44 PM
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Posted By suzanneb
Backsweetening effect on F.G. not ABV

Hi got a few general questions about backsweetening.
I want to backsweeten a 5 gallon batch of cider with more apple juice, not concentrate, because that is what i have. I will then add to keg and...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-24-2013, 02:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 304
Posted By suzanneb
I use star san solution for the airlocks. I...

I use star san solution for the airlocks.

I am thinking i either have an infected carboy, though i am not sure how to clean it any further. Or i am getting some sorta contamination from having...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-17-2013, 11:01 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By suzanneb
Hey Not sure if bottles are plausible...

Hey

Not sure if bottles are plausible because i kegfed a batch and it is sour. Though the carboy could have something. I cleaned it pretty good with pb wash and then star san sanitized. I also...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-06-2013, 01:52 AM
Replies: 8
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Posted By suzanneb
Yes reusing bottles Coffee was 75 when added to...

Yes reusing bottles
Coffee was 75 when added to secondary
I dont remember how much head space there was
Yeast was american ale
Thanks
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-04-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By suzanneb
Another sour related questions

hi
brewed up my second batch of breakfast stout clone.
i bottled a couple after a very long primary and they tasted great.
Added coffee to the remainder and waited about a month.
now after...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-03-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,298
Posted By suzanneb
High meaning I should let it ferment out longer...

High meaning I should let it ferment out longer or high meaning I should tweak the recipe.
Not sure what a high dog means. More sugar in the beer?
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-03-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,298
Posted By suzanneb
Here's the recipe Here it is, straight from...

Here's the recipe

Here it is, straight from the horse's mouth!

Toasted Coconut Porter
Volume = 2.6 gallons
OG = 1.058; FG = 1.021
Boiling time = 60 min
Primary = 20 days at 65F
Secondary =...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-03-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By suzanneb
How much carapils to add for head retention

Hi
Taking a second stab at a coconut porter and want a little better head retention this time. I know the oils have an effect on it but I figure a little caraps can't hurt. Or I have some flaked...
Forum: General Techniques 02-18-2013, 12:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,870
Posted By suzanneb
after about 2 days it is bubbling away. not the...

after about 2 days it is bubbling away. not the biggest krausen i have seen but pretty vigorous bubblin.
how will i know if i got lacto infection or not? or other infection. i am guessing none of...
Forum: General Techniques 02-15-2013, 02:20 PM
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Posted By suzanneb
ok thanks for all the info. i pitched some...

ok thanks for all the info.
i pitched some yeast yesterday and re aerated. will let you know what happens
Forum: General Techniques 02-14-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,870
Posted By suzanneb
some of you guys are making me nervous. it is...

some of you guys are making me nervous.
it is in a sabntized carboy with an airlock. i guess there could be wild yeasts in the head space in the carboy but is there some other way to wild yeasts...
Forum: General Techniques 02-14-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,870
Posted By suzanneb
How long can wort sit without yeast

brewed up a batch of yeti imperial stout the other day and haven't added the yeast yet?
i am thinking of making a starter today and waiting a couple days to add.

so my question is will this work....
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 11-20-2012, 01:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,386
Posted By suzanneb
at what temp does yeast die??? bottling question for beer?

i got 2 batches of beer that were fermenting and someone turned the heater off while i was gone for 2 weeks.
beer temp is now 40 degrees.
one fg should be 1.018 and is reading 1.020 at 40 degrees...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 11-17-2012, 04:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 629
Posted By suzanneb
thanks for the replies. the cider isn't very...

thanks for the replies.
the cider isn't very clear really. i was gonna add some sparkalloid or whatever but couldnt find any locally.
how clear does it have to be?

how much sorbate for 5...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 11-16-2012, 05:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 629
Posted By suzanneb
anybody???

anybody???
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 11-16-2012, 01:37 AM
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Posted By suzanneb
Force Carbing Cider at room Temp questions

i need to force carb 5 gallons of cider. Since it is my only keg, when carbed i will be bottling all 5 gallons. have never done it before so i have some questions.
1- can i do it at room...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 10-23-2012, 11:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 392
Posted By suzanneb
Can someone help with force carb and bottling cider

i have done some searching they archives but can't find a good link that pertains to my situation.
i have some cider in a carboy. i want to kil the yeast and force carb it.
i have some campden...
Forum: For Sale 10-03-2012, 04:39 PM
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Posted By suzanneb
how far upstate are you. i am in saugerties area?

how far upstate are you. i am in saugerties area?
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 09-07-2012, 03:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 843
Posted By suzanneb
so did you do it. did it work. how close was it...

so did you do it. did it work.
how close was it to elysian
Forum: Cider Forum 08-08-2012, 03:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 220
Posted By suzanneb
ok thaknks!!!

ok thaknks!!!
Forum: Cider Forum 08-07-2012, 08:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 220
Posted By suzanneb
Should this be doing something

i got 3 one gallon batches of applewein going. they have been in primary for about a month and a half. i switched to secondary yesterday just to get it off the crap at the bottom. and then i topped...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 08-05-2012, 09:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,737
Posted By suzanneb
ok i just read it a 3rd time. i see what you...

ok i just read it a 3rd time.
i see what you mean. i thought it said it made a liquid with that was with fat and flavor but it doesnt. whoops.
so you have done this.
did you use canned coconut...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 08-05-2012, 05:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,737
Posted By suzanneb
i read the article and watched the videos. i was...

i read the article and watched the videos. i was to do this with coconut milk it would get out all the solids but the fat would still be in it. isn't the fat what makes the head of the beer go away?...
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