pretty good if I must say. - Home Brew Forums

Register Now!
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Beginners Beer Brewing Forum > pretty good if I must say.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 02-14-2009, 09:52 PM   #1
LifeBeginsFriday
Recipes 
 
Jan 2009
Prince George, VA
Posts: 16


Just wanted to say I just tasted my first from a 5 gal batch. Its only been bottled for 6 days but I couldn't wait any more... so I cooled 1 just to try it. Its a red ale and I know it has time left for good carb and conditioning but its got potential. looking forward to a few weeks down the road. about the same time when i'll be bottling the hopped pale I have in primary. .

 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-2009, 10:07 PM   #2
beerthirty
big beers turn my gears
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
 
beerthirty's Avatar
Recipes 
 
May 2008
Podunk, VA. Not far from the NC line.
Posts: 2,589
Liked 32 Times on 14 Posts


You have the right idea, brew while you are waiting on the last batch. Now it's time to start the next. grats on a beer you like.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by the_bird View Post
"I've got a fever... and the only prescription is, MORE CARBOYS!"
primary- Tangerine Dream, SWMBO slayer,
serving- amber ale hop experiment #6, Roggenbier, apfelwine
planning- Cru?
conditioning- 9/9/09 barleywine
Drink water?... Never, fish fornicate in it.--- W.C. Fields
Most problems can be solved with the proper application of force.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-15-2009, 02:14 AM   #3
Brew_Mistress
Recipes 
 
Feb 2009
Land of beer & cheese
Posts: 14

We've dove into our batch thats been bottled for about 2 weeks now. Its not what we expected (it was an English Brown Ale kit) I really like it though, its like a lighter version of a NEW castle brown ale. That first sip... *when its good* is awesome!! Glad you are enjoying the fruits of your labor!!
__________________
Beauty is in the eye of the beer holder!

Primary fermenter... British Bitters
Secondary fermenter... empty
Bottle..... ......New Castle knock off (All Grain)
Bottle .... ......Cream Ale
Bottle.......... Dry Stout

 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-15-2009, 02:16 AM   #4
RICLARK
 
RICLARK's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Nov 2007
Grand Ledge, Mich
Posts: 2,534
Liked 12 Times on 10 Posts


Quote:
Originally Posted by beerthirty View Post
You have the right idea, brew while you are waiting on the last batch. Now it's time to start the next. grats on a beer you like.
+1,000 you need to brew asap the first batch doesn't last very long. My friends and family cleaned me out on my first brew.
__________________
OUTLAW ALES

Kegged/Bottled: Boston Lager Clone, Crimson Ale, Guiness Draught Clone, Kilt Warmer Scotch Ale, BBB Blonde Ale, Oberon Clone Pt. 1,000

Do I Look Like A Man.....With A Plan??

Local Home Brew Store

www.theredsalamander.com

 
Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
www.highgravitybrew.com anyone use them? They look pretty good rival178 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 2 10-06-2009 02:43 AM
Well, it must have been pretty good! SiB57 General Beer Discussion 3 10-10-2006 08:13 PM
E-bay really can be a pretty good resource for things... cweston Equipment/Sanitation 9 04-06-2006 10:28 PM
First AG last night - went pretty good!! djmd All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 21 01-24-2006 05:28 PM
Should this make a pretty good stout? Lounge Lizard Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 14 01-16-2006 01:44 AM


Forum Jump