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Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 04-16-2009, 04:40 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By Mike-H
I want to hear about your "yeasty experiments".

Would like to hear any recipies/stories about experiments with yeast and beer.

For instance, has anyone ever mixed champagne yeast in with beer?

Has anyone ever used some of the wine yeasts...
Forum: General Techniques 04-16-2009, 06:02 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 29,575
Posted By Mike-H
How did this beer turn out?

How did this beer turn out?
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-10-2009, 04:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,239
Posted By Mike-H
Keg, no fridge, no problem?

So,I took a break from brewing and I turned my kegerator back into a freezer. I'm back brewing again but I really like my freezer as a freezer and I dont want to buy another one. Is there any...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 03-31-2009, 02:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,935
Posted By Mike-H
Interesting concept, but, how do you make sure...

Interesting concept, but, how do you make sure there isnt any headspace?
Forum: Wine Making Forum 03-31-2009, 02:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 687
Posted By Mike-H
Whoops.... stupid stupid mistake, maybe not so bad after all?

Ok, I normally brew beer and havent brewed in a while. I assumed all of my carboys were 6.5 gallons so I took a "wine kit" I had and measured "6" gallons and marked it. I realized later when my OG...
Forum: Mead Forum 03-30-2009, 07:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,429
Posted By Mike-H
I dont recall any residue... The legs did not...

I dont recall any residue... The legs did not feel like carbonation even though the meet was very very mildly carbinated (this was intentional). It was definitly a bit syrupy which is what was...
Forum: Mead Forum 03-30-2009, 05:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,429
Posted By Mike-H
Mead with "legs" & high alcohol content.

Ok, so I have been brewing beer for a while and I am pretty good at that process. I once traded someone some brew for some "prickly pear cactust mead" and it was the BEST stuff i've ever had, I...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-28-2009, 05:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,352
Posted By Mike-H
This would have been perfect except I already...

This would have been perfect except I already brewed :) I used 6 gallons and was 1/4 gallon short so I boiled it and added after. Gravity was spot on. Thanks all for the replies.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-27-2009, 06:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,352
Posted By Mike-H
Ok, does that take into consideration the 7lb's...

Ok, does that take into consideration the 7lb's extract & 1lb DME (which if I remember equals 3/4 gallon)?
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-27-2009, 06:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,352
Posted By Mike-H
Doing full boil, how much water for boil off.

Sorry guys, its been a while since i've done this. My recipe calls for 5.25 gallons of wort. I am doing a full biol in a turkey fryer outside with the temp being about 55 degrees. The recipe...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-27-2009, 01:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 422
Posted By Mike-H
First brew in 3 years, no time to make starter.

My IPA is arriving from AHS tomorrow and I am gonig to brew the beer tomorrow and I cant wait. I have lots of good equipment and was pretty into brewing a while back. Unfortuanatly, I thought the...
Forum: General Techniques 01-17-2007, 05:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 786
Posted By Mike-H
are you using a 6.5 or 5 gallon carboy for your...

are you using a 6.5 or 5 gallon carboy for your primary?
Forum: General Techniques 01-13-2007, 12:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 689
Posted By Mike-H
Trub.......

Trub.......
Forum: General Techniques 01-09-2007, 05:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 577
Posted By Mike-H
A little thinking on growth's, Co2, alchohol, mold, off flavors.

Ok, I am on the search for an answer. I've done a fair bit of searching and see a few people who have shared my experience. "Sometimes" I get a light filmy substance on top of my secondary. This...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 01-05-2007, 05:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 958
Posted By Mike-H
10% or more beer.

I want to make a beer with at least 10% ABV. The microbrewery near me makes one and you cant really even tell it has all that alchohol in it. Just wondering if anyone has a good recipe (extract...
Forum: General Techniques 01-05-2007, 04:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 816
Posted By Mike-H
Damnit, people always beat me to the easy...

Damnit, people always beat me to the easy questions.
Forum: General Techniques 01-05-2007, 04:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,252
Posted By Mike-H
OMG! PERFECT IDEA!!!!! Thanks dave!

OMG! PERFECT IDEA!!!!! Thanks dave!
Forum: General Techniques 01-05-2007, 04:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,900
Posted By Mike-H
Using an immersion coil chiller like yours is...

Using an immersion coil chiller like yours is considered an "upgrade". By all means use the damn thing instead of ice, it will chill it 1000 times faster and provide you with a cold break. Enough...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 01-04-2007, 08:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 952
Posted By Mike-H
Well I have devised yet another method.... I...

Well I have devised yet another method.... I carbonate while my beer is keg aging. I put 3 sets of 30 PSI on the keg and detatch the gas each time. It usually takes 2 days for it to absorb 30 PSI....
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 01-03-2007, 07:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By Mike-H
That would be an excellent trade, more than...

That would be an excellent trade, more than enough! In fact, 2 - 1/2 liters would be good enough for me, so if you dont want to part with all 3 liters just send me 2-1/2's, I understand that you have...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 01-03-2007, 06:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By Mike-H
Well i'll send you about $20.00 of their beers in...

Well i'll send you about $20.00 of their beers in trade, should be about 3-4 22 ouncers (or a 6 pack of various and a 22 ouncer). I just called them and they only have about 6 of their beers in 22...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 01-03-2007, 06:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By Mike-H
I was nosing around through your posts and found...

I was nosing around through your posts and found this one from 2 months ago which I actually replied to :)

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/showthread.php?t=15040

I am really excited to try this...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 01-03-2007, 05:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By Mike-H
Sounds good, I will be able to get out to the...

Sounds good, I will be able to get out to the brewery in the next few days too. So yea, let me know which ones you want and give me your addy and i'll give you mine :)
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 01-03-2007, 05:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By Mike-H
I dont have any "bottles", but I could send you a...

I dont have any "bottles", but I could send you a growler full of beer, here's what I have available: Blue Moon (Ready now), AHS American IPA I (Might be a problem with that though, 1-2 weeks to age...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 01-03-2007, 04:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By Mike-H
I want to trade for some mead!!

I would like to brew mead, but I dont want to buy all the crap, spend 6 months brewing it and find out I dont like it. Would anyone be willing to "trade" me a bottle of mead? I will trade you a...
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