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Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 02-21-2009, 02:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,410
Posted By antsp1
Actually that is a pretty good price for a...

Actually that is a pretty good price for a thermometer with a NIST cert.

Ant
Forum: General Beer Discussion 02-21-2009, 02:45 PM
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Posted By antsp1
2261+15 = 2276

2261+15 = 2276
Forum: General Beer Discussion 02-18-2009, 05:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,429
Posted By antsp1
DIY Network HB Show 2/18 8:00 ET

The DIY network is airing an episode of the program Yard Crashers. Tonight's topic is Building a Backyard Brewery.

It airs at 8 PM ET.

Linkage...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 02-16-2009, 03:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 335
Posted By antsp1
So I have some questions. 1) Is a single step...

So I have some questions.
1) Is a single step infusion ok? I heard in most cases it is, and you would want to use a multistep infusion (protien rest) only with low modified malts. Im not really sure...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-16-2009, 01:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,251
Posted By antsp1
And yes your ale is on track. A problem you...

And yes your ale is on track.

A problem you might have if your mates b-day is appraoacing fast, is that (for the most part) big beers (high ABV) tend to take longer to mature into something that...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-16-2009, 01:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,251
Posted By antsp1
Malt Extract = Malt Concentrate Yes that is...

Malt Extract = Malt Concentrate

Yes that is correct. At least it should be.

Ant
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-16-2009, 12:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,251
Posted By antsp1
Cleaning with bleach is fine. If you want to...

Cleaning with bleach is fine. If you want to sanitize you may want to try some of the no rinse sanitizers out there. (starsan, idophor)

To increase the ABV, increase the fermentables in a given...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 02-15-2009, 09:20 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 16,952
Posted By antsp1
Protected territories suck, period. It allows...

Protected territories suck, period. It allows lazy dealers to be the only stop for our product based only on the fact that they've always dealt the product.


+1000


Ant
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-15-2009, 03:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 707
Posted By antsp1
Mostly you would choose one over the other for...

Mostly you would choose one over the other for its flavor profile, and attenuation properties. As an example, I like US-05 for a drier/cleaner finish, and I use Notty if I want a little residual...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-15-2009, 12:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,067
Posted By antsp1
+1 on the honey. It always seems to take longer...

+1 on the honey. It always seems to take longer to ferment out when I add honey to a brew.

Ant
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-11-2009, 04:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,297
Posted By antsp1
And I was told you guys over there celebrate...

And I was told you guys over there celebrate Thanksgiving on the 4th of July!

;)

Ant
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-11-2009, 03:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,022
Posted By antsp1
Also don't forget to adjust your OG reading for...

Also don't forget to adjust your OG reading for the temp of the wort.

Ant
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-11-2009, 02:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 502
Posted By antsp1
I don't think it will effect it at all. At least...

I don't think it will effect it at all. At least not within the accuracy limits of a floating hydrometer.

Ant
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-11-2009, 05:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 458
Posted By antsp1
Yes you could, but you would be better off adding...

Yes you could, but you would be better off adding LME/DME.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 02-11-2009, 05:14 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,072
Posted By antsp1
You can cut them back if you want. Or just swap...

You can cut them back if you want. Or just swap them. I like longer lines because it gives me more options as to serving pressures.

If I had to guess at what the problem is, I would say that...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 02-08-2009, 10:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,334
Posted By antsp1
Sorry.... could not help myself. :ban: ...

Sorry.... could not help myself. :ban:

"Well its a well known fact Sonny Jim, that theres a secret society of the 5 wealthiest people in the world known as the Pentaverate...who run everything in...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-05-2009, 05:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By antsp1
Time and tide heal all wounds. Let er' ferment. ...

Time and tide heal all wounds. Let er' ferment. The yeast will do the rest.

Ant
Forum: General Beer Discussion 02-05-2009, 05:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 386
Posted By antsp1
It's their way of saying that you should have...

It's their way of saying that you should have used them sooner.

Ant
Forum: General Techniques 02-04-2009, 02:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,468
Posted By antsp1
I use a piece of broken racking cane to keep the...

I use a piece of broken racking cane to keep the top of the door open a bit.

Ant
Forum: Cooking & Pairing 02-04-2009, 05:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,630
Posted By antsp1
Mmmm.... Fresh venison heart and Bells Best...

Mmmm....

Fresh venison heart and Bells Best Brown.

I cut the heart into thin strips (against the grain), salt and pepper, and saute in butter with fresh mushrooms and onions.

Making me...
Forum: Commercial Brew Discussion 02-04-2009, 05:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 415
Posted By antsp1
Shiner's Hefe

Anyone had this brew before?

A friend picked up a sixer of it, and it is the most foul thing that I have ever drank. It is worse that my most major screwup doing homebrew.

It is so...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 02-03-2009, 04:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,368
Posted By antsp1
Yes, they are the red alcohol ones. I got the...

Yes, they are the red alcohol ones. I got the one with the yellow back for better contrast. I have used it for about 4 years, and it has always been dead on. I check it with a NIST certed Fluke...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 02-03-2009, 05:06 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 32,783
Posted By antsp1
Forrest is in business to make money, not to...

Forrest is in business to make money, not to provide "pricing stability".

Ant
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 02-03-2009, 01:18 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,368
Posted By antsp1
For you cheapos like me out there. I have one of...

For you cheapos like me out there. I have one of these (http://www.sciencelab.com/page/S/PVAR/20881/10-6213), and I can pretty much calibrate everything else from it.

If you like the digital kind...
Forum: DIY Projects 02-02-2009, 04:41 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,190
Posted By antsp1
Jif it seems to me that you are saying that you...

Jif it seems to me that you are saying that you used the light bulb circuit to power the fan. I am wondering if the fridge has a safety circuit that looks to see if that circuit is closed and...
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