Keg Connection New Inline Flow Control Valve Giveaway

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > General Beer Discussion > Hello! First brew of the season yesterday!!
Thread Tools
Old 02-22-2009, 04:47 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Everett, WA
Posts: 136
Default Hello! First brew of the season yesterday!!

I just wanted to say hello to y'all...I has been since november since I've brewed and have lurked a couple of times since. But now it is Brewin' season for me. 9 1/2 months of brewing pleasure. Although I think that over the summer, I will finish my Brewshed and be able to brew all year

So this is funny: I brew really carefully the whole session making sure everything is okay, and I'm also showing my Nephew how to brew also...we did a PM 'cause it is still a bit early for an AG and needed to crack the seal, etc.... the late extract addition of the bulk of the malt is completely forgotten and I'm cooling it down for pitching

Fortunately I had only cooled to 145F and I was able to get it back to a boil, add the extract, and resume the cooling and pitching. Hopefully didn't ruin anything, but I think that 145 is still safe???

Hope it goes well...will be watching the airlock today. Anyway, Glad to be back in the swing again, and I'll be sharing more foibles and any pearls of wisdom and hopefully pics of the brewshed in the near future.


ronjer is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 02-22-2009, 04:50 PM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Christiansted, St Croix, USVI, US Virgin Islands
Posts: 3,932
Liked 133 Times on 100 Posts
Likes Given: 36


You shouldn't suffer any ill effects from your goof. If you had just dissolved the extract, well, that might have had an effect, but you went back to the boil for a few moments, and that's all you really needed to do.

Welcome back!

Fort Christian Brewpub
St Croix, US Virgin Islands
Bob is offline
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
First brew of the season! avwfreak All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 4 09-08-2009 06:40 PM
FINALLY got to brew again yesterday e lo General Beer Discussion 0 03-24-2008 08:49 PM
Good brew day yesterday ayrton Extract Brewing 2 01-10-2007 12:35 AM
Started my first Brew Yesterday!! Reustonium Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 8 07-06-2006 02:44 AM
Bottled brew yesterday Radarbrew Bottling/Kegging 10 04-18-2006 12:33 AM

Forum Jump

Newest Threads