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Forum: For Sale 08-11-2013, 06:44 PM
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Posted By UKFreak
What kinda money for the whole thing? Im only an...

What kinda money for the whole thing? Im only an hour away so no shipping. Feel free to PM me with a "brother-in-law price! LOL
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 08-10-2013, 08:14 PM
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Posted By UKFreak
Scarborough Fair recipe

Hey, OK, I'll admit I'm playing off a Simon and Garfunkel tune, but I'm working on an English style oatmeal stout using the "fab four" (parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme). I've done some...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 08-10-2013, 08:07 PM
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Posted By UKFreak
Anybody ever used rum with their recipe?

I searched the database but got no hits, so I'm curious. Anybody experimented with rum in a beer recipe? I've done a couple of bourbon ales (Hell, I'm a KY boy...we put bourbon in everything!) but...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-08-2013, 02:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 800
Posted By UKFreak
As a complete noob, I liked the little charts...

As a complete noob, I liked the little charts that Midwest puts in their catalogue...makes it easy to find homebrews that suit your tastes. Northern has some really nice kits, but not a lot of...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-08-2013, 02:18 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,547
Posted By UKFreak
Hey, Dude! Anxious to hear how things turned out!...

Hey, Dude! Anxious to hear how things turned out! Give us an update?:confused:
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-08-2013, 02:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,350
Posted By UKFreak
Just to update: I brewed a batch based on the...

Just to update: I brewed a batch based on the recipe for a Bud kit from Midwest, but changed the hops to Czech Saaz and used Wyeast Bohmeian lager yeast. Final ABV came to about 5%. Tasted great,...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 01-10-2013, 06:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,350
Posted By UKFreak
UPDATE- after posting my curiosity got the best...

UPDATE- after posting my curiosity got the best of me, so I went and checked the gravity...1.010, dead money! And lo and behold, once I took the sample from the honey colored carboy into my test jar,...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 01-10-2013, 02:32 PM
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Views: 2,350
Posted By UKFreak
Well, my first attempt has been lagering since...

Well, my first attempt has been lagering since just after Thanksgiving. Had a few problems with primary fermentation (raged for about 12 hours, then just quit). Stirred it up a bit, got it restarted,...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12-14-2012, 10:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,931
Posted By UKFreak
That'll work, but trust me if you're gonna do...

That'll work, but trust me if you're gonna do this go ahead & invest in a chiller. Not that expensive but well worth it!
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12-06-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 34
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Posted By UKFreak
To me, auto-siphon is worth it's weight in gold....

To me, auto-siphon is worth it's weight in gold. Easiest way ever to rack to secondary or bottling bucket. I just recently bought glass carboys to use as primary fermenter when brewing lagers, and I...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 12-02-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 18
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Posted By UKFreak
That's a MUST! I drink up what's left of my last...

That's a MUST! I drink up what's left of my last batch, if there is any! Between batches I drink some Sam to build up the bottle supply. Drinking Homebrew while brewing is a time-honored tradition!
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12-02-2012, 09:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,931
Posted By UKFreak
I bought this same setup, minus the bottles &...

I bought this same setup, minus the bottles & kettle. I bought a 7gal kettle locally for about $50, saved up some Sam Adams bottles & bought a few from a friend, & ordered a wort chiller from...
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 12-01-2012, 11:24 PM
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Posted By UKFreak
Wow! Way too cool! Really nice site...user...

Wow! Way too cool! Really nice site...user friendly, nice designs!
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 11-18-2012, 05:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,350
Posted By UKFreak
OK, y'all: I've done lots of research (thanks for...

OK, y'all: I've done lots of research (thanks for all the great advice & resources, guys!) and takes to TONS of folks (actually only a bunch of beer drinkers...collectively weighing a ton or so!) &...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 11-18-2012, 12:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 239
Posted By UKFreak
I've used dry & Wyeast smack-packs. Most of the...

I've used dry & Wyeast smack-packs. Most of the time I've been fine, but after needing to kick-start a batch & having to wait for new yeast to arrive I just wanted advice as to a "generic" yeast to...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 11-18-2012, 12:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 189
Posted By UKFreak
Lil help for the noob!

Ok, mixed up a batch of Pumpkin Ale, using a Wyeast smack-pack. Bubbled like crazy for about 3 days then quit. Left it alone for the rest of the week, then went ahead & racked to secondary. My OG was...
Forum: Sponsor Giveaways 11-18-2012, 12:20 AM
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Posted By UKFreak
I'm in!

Count KY boy in!
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 11-17-2012, 06:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 239
Posted By UKFreak
Yeast advice needed!

Hey, folks! A couple of times now I've needed a little extra yeast to kick-start a lazy batch & have just ordered extra of whatever strain the recipe called for. But I was wondering if there was a...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 11-13-2012, 11:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,352
Posted By UKFreak
Curious...has anyone ever tried using the 375 mm...

Curious...has anyone ever tried using the 375 mm wine bottles, corks, and wire hoods? I know it wouldn't be cheap, but could be kinda cool for gift or special occasion purposes. Any issues anyone...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 11-13-2012, 11:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,510
Posted By UKFreak
Thanks for this post! Haven't been on much...

Thanks for this post! Haven't been on much lately, but downloaded the entire document and some great information in there! I've added it to my reference collection and have referred back to it...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 10-25-2012, 11:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,350
Posted By UKFreak
We can still get cans of something that says...

We can still get cans of something that says Stroh's, but it's pure piss. Cheap, watered down, very little taste at all. It disappeared from shelves here (and a friend of mine who owned the local...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 10-25-2012, 12:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 282
Posted By UKFreak
Keg type question

Yo, all! I've had a kegger for awhile now that uses Sanke connectors for my commercial kegs. I've always bottled my homebrew, but I've discovered some recipes I really like and am wanting to switch...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 10-25-2012, 12:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,350
Posted By UKFreak
Actually, most of the research I've done seems to...

Actually, most of the research I've done seems to point toward Czech Saaz as the hops most commonly associated with the "Bohemian-style" beers, which is what Stroh's billed itself as. Most of what...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 10-22-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,350
Posted By UKFreak
Great! Thanks Rev! That clicks with some of what...

Great! Thanks Rev! That clicks with some of what I've found, too, but most use more of the Czech Saaz hops & based it on Bavarian pilsner grain mixes. Lookin to try a modified bohemian pilsner kit...
Forum: Introductions 10-22-2012, 07:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 420
Posted By UKFreak
OK, bottled it up, let it sit in cool area (about...

OK, bottled it up, let it sit in cool area (about 65) for 2 weeks, sampled a couple ( very happy), then moved to room temp for 2 more. Put in fridge for a few days to get icy cold. Had 1 bottle with...
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