Kegconnection Complete Starter Kit and More Giveaway!


Home Brew Forums > Search Forums > Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 89
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Georgian Novice
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 05-28-2007, 05:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,254
Posted By Georgian Novice
Just a quick followup. . .I answered my own...

Just a quick followup. . .I answered my own question and saw pictures of a quick setup of the same freezer on another blog site.

The GE 7CF Chest Freezer, Model FCM7DSWH does hold 4 corny's and a...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 05-28-2007, 04:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,254
Posted By Georgian Novice
7.0 CF GE Freezer Enough?

There is a 7.0 CF chest freezer at Sams for $177. Enough for 4 corny's and a 5lb CO2 tank (tank on the little shelf)? Anyone have this model or one smaller and know the score?

thanks. :)
Forum: Extract Brewing 05-27-2007, 11:38 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,500
Posted By Georgian Novice
Distilled No

I used to use only spring water from the gallon jugs, the basic "store" or generic brand. Would boil 2-3 gallons and chill the rest. I then stopped doing that and just used regular tap water, not...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 04-21-2007, 05:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 497
Posted By Georgian Novice
update

Just a FYI update on the progress of this kit. I went ahead and left it for another week and checked gravity today. it is a 1.000. Missed the whole 1.010 stage. Racked it to secondary and leaving...
Forum: Extract Brewing 04-21-2007, 04:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,181
Posted By Georgian Novice
Honey Vanilla Coffee Porter Update

Been 2 months since the original combination of the flavors. I had racked it off the wine yeast that I used a week or so after combining so it has been aging in a 5 gallon carboy for 7 weeks or so. ...
Forum: Extract Brewing 04-21-2007, 04:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,070
Posted By Georgian Novice
It took about 48 hours with the yeast but it...

It took about 48 hours with the yeast but it finally started going and went well. I just racked it to the secondary today. Gravity at 1.008. Taste is green and more bitter than what I was going...
Forum: Extract Brewing 04-15-2007, 03:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,070
Posted By Georgian Novice
Oddly enough, the SG was only 1.038 or so at...

Oddly enough, the SG was only 1.038 or so at 73Fah. Sheet says supposed to be at 1.048-50. I may have added too much water thought. My bucket primary was still being used so I used my 6.5 carboy...
Forum: Extract Brewing 04-14-2007, 04:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,070
Posted By Georgian Novice
Noble Trappist Ale

Brewing a nice Noble Trappist Ale from MW right now. Any others out there brewing?
Forum: Wine Making Forum 04-14-2007, 02:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 497
Posted By Georgian Novice
Help on Reading. . .

I have a wonderful select wine kit, red blend, from MW, been fermenting for 7 days pretty actively, slowed down quite a bit now and took the reading (since it is supposed to be time to rack to...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-09-2007, 06:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 445
Posted By Georgian Novice
So, maybe, if we all had the patience, maybe all...

So, maybe, if we all had the patience, maybe all beers would do better with a. . .say. . .month to 2 months aging in the secondary. Or maybe it is better just to bottle (or keg) them after 2 weeks...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-09-2007, 03:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 445
Posted By Georgian Novice
Over Aging Secondary?

Interesting question here (well, maybe not).

I think we all agree that if we age the beer longer it will taste better. If we follow the 1 week primary, 2 week secondary, 3 week bottle, we have a...
Forum: Extract Brewing 04-09-2007, 12:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 478
Posted By Georgian Novice
EF, tasty next batch that you can throw in hops...

EF, tasty next batch that you can throw in hops that is pretty straightforward would be a standard IPA kit. You can get one from your LHBS or from one of the many online sites you see around,...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-07-2007, 02:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 674
Posted By Georgian Novice
Gottcha, thanks for the comment. I will leave it...

Gottcha, thanks for the comment. I will leave it at 10 psi in the frig since I will be gone today anyway and check it around 6:30 PM or so and see what i have. Hose length is about 6.5 feet for...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-07-2007, 02:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 577
Posted By Georgian Novice
Howdy, Zo, let's see what I can answer for you. ...

Howdy, Zo, let's see what I can answer for you. Remember, others might have better opinions, but all I can base this on is my own practice and I haven't had a bad batch yet.

I put my bottles...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-07-2007, 01:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 674
Posted By Georgian Novice
Morning update

Alright, checked on the keg, been at 30 psi overnight. Shook it a bit, heard a little more CO go in. Waited. Shook it a bit more vigorously and no sound. Shook it for about a minute pretty good...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-07-2007, 01:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,110
Posted By Georgian Novice
PA, you are not putting the bottles in the frig...

PA, you are not putting the bottles in the frig right away, right? Leaving them in the closet or someplace for a few weeks to condition and carb before chilling? Just making sure that I didn't...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-07-2007, 03:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,110
Posted By Georgian Novice
Not sure about all the lighting particulars, PA,...

Not sure about all the lighting particulars, PA, but the bottom line is that if you are conditioning in the dark and only exposing your green bottles to the light every once in awhile, then you will...
Forum: Extract Brewing 04-07-2007, 02:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,899
Posted By Georgian Novice
Yep, definitely one of those things where you...

Yep, definitely one of those things where you throw up your hands and say, hmmm, not sure. We went ahead and bottled it and will try it in a week or so. If it tastes bad, time for tossing. I will...
Forum: Extract Brewing 04-07-2007, 02:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,709
Posted By Georgian Novice
Hey, FB, that sounds like quite the recipe there....

Hey, FB, that sounds like quite the recipe there. Here is a bit of information that I have found for Pabst Blue Ribbon Malt. It appears that during prohibition PBR switched to the manufacturing of...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-07-2007, 02:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 674
Posted By Georgian Novice
Thanks for the "love your avatar" statement. ...

Thanks for the "love your avatar" statement. Yep, trying different things out. :)

Put it at 30 psi and been shaking it a little bit every once in awhile. Been on there for about 5 hours now and...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-06-2007, 10:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 674
Posted By Georgian Novice
Gottcha. How long did you shake it at what psi? ...

Gottcha. How long did you shake it at what psi? Then have fun and drink after that? I have it sitting 20 right now. Very sexy.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-06-2007, 09:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 674
Posted By Georgian Novice
Ah, found it in previous posts. I see the white...

Ah, found it in previous posts. I see the white plastic washer that was attached to it. I will use that and see what happens. :)

OK, now on there. Hooked it up to keg. Noticed that the dual...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-06-2007, 09:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 674
Posted By Georgian Novice
any particular trick to attaching the dual gauge...

any particular trick to attaching the dual gauge reg? I am screwing it on but it is still leaking from the connection. Just put it on harder? Hmmm
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-06-2007, 09:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 674
Posted By Georgian Novice
First Time, Its Special

Alright, friends, I have 5 gallons of pale ale in a corny. I have it chilled. I have a 5lb CO2 canister, also chilled. I have lines and a dual gauge regulator. . .

Hook it up, put it at 15 and...
Forum: Extract Brewing 03-30-2007, 03:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,899
Posted By Georgian Novice
Moldy Top?

Here is a question for you all that I think I already know the answer too. . .but we will see.

I have a friend who made the Octane IPA kit from Midwest about 5 weeks ago, standard 5 gallons. Brew...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 89

 
Forum Jump