Brewing outside, at night...pitfalls? - Page 2 - Home Brew Forums

Register Now!
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > General Techniques > Brewing outside, at night...pitfalls?

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 10-01-2008, 07:57 PM   #11
nyer
Recipes 
 
Dec 2007
Merritt Island, Florida
Posts: 888
Liked 8 Times on 7 Posts


Quote:
Originally Posted by beergears View Post
Oh, OK, I did not think about the headlamp.. very good suggestion!

No, no drinking really, I have enough trouble keeping it all going straight without adding that to the brew session...!

There is a small lighted porch near my brew area, hopefully bugs will go there.

I'll take pics!!

No drinking? I didn't think it was possible to brew beer without drinking. I crave a beer more than ever when brewing.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2008, 08:30 PM   #12
carnevoodoo
Recipes 
 
May 2007
San Diego, CA
Posts: 4,276
Liked 17 Times on 16 Posts


Quote:
Originally Posted by nyer View Post
No drinking? I didn't think it was possible to brew beer without drinking. I crave a beer more than ever when brewing.
I rarely drink when I am making beer. I guess I just don't think about it.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-02-2008, 02:28 AM   #13
Marek
Recipes 
 
Jul 2008
CT
Posts: 16

Make sure you aren't too tired when you start, I have a bad habit of starting late and going into the early hours of the morning, and it really does get exhausting.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-02-2008, 02:44 AM   #14
Anbrew
Recipes 
 
Sep 2008
Spokane, WA
Posts: 261

Quote:
Originally Posted by GilaMinumBeer View Post
If you start in the afternoon and brew into the evening you should be fine.

I have tried starting my brews late in the evening and brewing through the morning and I tell ya' it can get brutal once you start to get tired. The next day you start questioning everything as if it were the first beer you'd ever brewed.
I completely agree, couldn't have said it better.

(I know you!)
__________________
My semi-regularly updated beer blog: PremiumBitter
PRIMARY 1: Baltic Porter | WLP001
PRIMARY 2: Chocolate-Spearmint Winter Warmer | WLP028
SECONDARY: Spokane Falls Fresh Hop Ale (IPA) | WLP001/WLP028 (Amarillo/Columbus dry hop)
KEGS:
Liberator Doppelbock
Yellow Marmot Ale (Golden Ale) | WLP001
Yellow Marmot Ale (Golden Ale) | WLP028
UPCOMING: Premium Bitter, Imperial Steam Beer, Strong Scotch Ale, Munich Helles, Schwartz Bier, Rauch Bier

 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-02-2008, 03:01 AM   #15
Fat Guy Brewing
Recipes 
 
Jun 2008
Kansas City Metro
Posts: 203
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts


Quote:
Originally Posted by beergears View Post
No, no drinking really, I have enough trouble keeping it all going straight without adding that to the brew session...!
Quote:
Originally Posted by carnevoodoo View Post
I rarely drink when I am making beer. I guess I just don't think about it.
The only 2 times I didn't have a homebrew while brewing, something went terribly wrong. A 100% track record of having a problem when I don't have at least one while brewing.
__________________
CF
Owner, Brewer, Taster

Brewing: IPA
Fermenting: Oktoberfast
Aging:
Drinking: Fat Guy Porter, Fat Guy Tire, AJ's Raspberry, SWMBO Slayer
Up Next: Xmas Ale

 
Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Anyone brewing on Halloween night Bartman All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 26 11-01-2009 04:02 AM
A night of brewing. JebCkr Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 5 08-15-2009 06:57 AM
Pouring bottles into keg, any pitfalls? paranode Bottling/Kegging 7 02-18-2008 12:58 AM
Work night brewing Chris_Dog General Beer Discussion 6 11-07-2007 02:47 PM
What are the basic steps and pitfalls in simple mashing? mew Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 16 11-19-2006 01:18 PM


Forum Jump