The Great Bottle Opener Giveaway

Home Brew Forums > Search Forums > Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 64
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Daniel82
Forum: DIY Projects 01-16-2012, 01:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,453
Posted By Daniel82
...

...
Forum: Extract Brewing 01-04-2012, 06:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By Daniel82
Temp swings on my wheat fermentation

My honey weizen has been in the fermenter for a week. We have had some nights in the 20s that has brought my brew to the mid to low 50s. The yeast is suggested to be fermented in a 58-67 range. I...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-15-2011, 12:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,005
Posted By Daniel82
I just racked 5 gal of lager to a 6 gal carboy....

I just racked 5 gal of lager to a 6 gal carboy. There is a decent amount of head space. How much of a problem is this?
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-09-2011, 01:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 647
Posted By Daniel82
Alright Revvy, looks like I jumped the gun a few...

Alright Revvy, looks like I jumped the gun a few months ;).

Thanks for the link thats an informative post.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-08-2011, 11:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 647
Posted By Daniel82
lager taste during diacetyl rest

Am at the 48 hour period of my diacetyl rest. I tested my FG and it was 1.014 so thats good, but I tasted the sample and it had a sulfur like taste that matched the smell coming from the fermenter. ...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-27-2011, 08:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 682
Posted By Daniel82
haha well as long as the wort will mix itself in...

haha well as long as the wort will mix itself in with the water eventually I'm happy. I can wait for the eventual fermentation. Thanks for your help guys.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-27-2011, 06:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 682
Posted By Daniel82
Delayed fermentation activity. Due to poorly mixed wort?

Still a newbie. I got through the extract brewing process fine, but afterwards I was concerned about cooling the wort to 50 degrees (brewing a lager) and forgot to mix the wort with the water that...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-27-2011, 01:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 713
Posted By Daniel82
My SG came in .015 points too low??

I just brewed an extract kit of Bavarian lager from Midwest supplies. Took the SG and it was 1.030. Not sure what happened. This is my 4th batch and I've never had this problem before. Everything...
Forum: DIY Projects 02-24-2011, 12:37 AM
Replies: 1,399
Views: 357,729
Posted By Daniel82
Ok I will the vortex just looks so cool though

Ok I will the vortex just looks so cool though
Forum: DIY Projects 02-23-2011, 11:15 PM
Replies: 1,399
Views: 357,729
Posted By Daniel82
I've used a 5.7v, 10v, and 12v power supply to...

I've used a 5.7v, 10v, and 12v power supply to see which one works the best. The 5.7v works but only gets a inch dimple or so for a vortex. The 12v throws the bar immediately. The 10v spins for a few...
Forum: DIY Projects 02-22-2011, 12:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 516
Posted By Daniel82
ok good to know its fine to use till I find a...

ok good to know its fine to use till I find a suitable power supply to boost it a bit
Forum: DIY Projects 02-22-2011, 02:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 516
Posted By Daniel82
DIY stir plate vortex question

I have just finished my DIY stir plate from http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/my-stirplate-cheap-easy-build-86252/ and I had a question about what kind of vortex I need to get the most out of my...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 02-20-2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,334
Posted By Daniel82
I got sent the wrong yeast and they promptly sent...

I got sent the wrong yeast and they promptly sent me the correct yeast and I got the one they sent on accident free of charge. Since it got here quickly I felt like I just got a bonus instead of...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-14-2011, 11:37 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By Daniel82
I was just saying the the BB is new and shouldnt...

I was just saying the the BB is new and shouldnt need to be soaked to remove any nasties. Thanks for the support I wanna figure it out cause I love good beer and being able to make it myself would be...
Forum: Mississippi HomeBrew Forum 02-14-2011, 12:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 840
Posted By Daniel82
Top of the Hops Beer Festival, Biloxi MS

First annual Top of the Hops beer fest in Biloxi, MS. Its this weekend on Feb 19. Its only one hour from my house and happens to be on my brothers Bday. Over 150 different beers from many breweries...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-14-2011, 12:15 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By Daniel82
Ok I just got a new better bottle for my birthday...

Ok I just got a new better bottle for my birthday so no need for oxyclean and no chance for it to be infected from a previous batch. This will be the first time I use a starter for my beer also (I...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-13-2011, 08:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By Daniel82
Ok I'm liking all the suggestions I'm getting and...

Ok I'm liking all the suggestions I'm getting and its helping me to focus on a couple of key areas I think I need the most work in.

First I need a little clarification on whether distilled water...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-13-2011, 04:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By Daniel82
It was American ale II yeast in a smack pack

It was American ale II yeast in a smack pack
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-13-2011, 04:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By Daniel82
I wouldnt say its a bandaid flavor but then again...

I wouldnt say its a bandaid flavor but then again I dont know what that would taste like exactly. The beer is suprisingly clear after being in a primary for 4-5 weeks with no secondary. It doesnt...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-13-2011, 02:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By Daniel82
I bought all my equipment new. As far as taste...

I bought all my equipment new. As far as taste goes the smell is fine, the appearence is actually really good, but the flavor just is not great throughout. The flavor starts out ok the longer its in...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-12-2011, 08:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By Daniel82
A lot of questions but I will try to answer all...

A lot of questions but I will try to answer all of them. I just made my own stir plate and as soon as I get my stir bar in I will be able to make starters. I pitch my beer around 70 maybe still a...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-12-2011, 07:53 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By Daniel82
I didn't know that about distilled water. I use...

I didn't know that about distilled water. I use oxy clean free to soak and star sand to sanatize. I don't rinse. Would using a britta water filter for my water work?

And I don't wanna give up...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-12-2011, 07:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By Daniel82
My first three batches werent great...

So I have brewed three Extract kits on beer. None have turned out the way I would have liked. Some were just awful some just had a funky taste at the end and just werent good. I have been trying to...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 01-27-2011, 02:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 458
Posted By Daniel82
Sorry my post was vague. It has been bottle...

Sorry my post was vague. It has been bottle conditioning for a week and a half. I was planning on drinking it for the super bowl, but I can't serve beer with a harsh alcohol aftertaste. I guess...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 01-27-2011, 12:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 458
Posted By Daniel82
Alcohol off flavors...

Got some pretty harsh alcohol off flavors in my Irish Red I just tried. Its been conditioning for only a week and a half but I decided to try one and see how its progressing. Is this an off flavor...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 64

 
Forum Jump