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    First Keg

    Don’t have CO2 to force carbonate (it’s for a friends kegerator) so my plan is to use sugar after initial fermentation wren transferring to the empty keg. is there a calculator for amount of Suharto add not CO2?
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    First Keg

    I am getting ready to brew a batch for the first time to go to keg instead of bottling. I am picking up the empty keg this weekend. wanted to ask about carbonation. I have been using carb drops to bottle. I assume for kegs you just add corn sugar into the fermented wort when you fill the keg...
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    Looking for a recipe

    Yes but she drinks that low carb no taste store bought beer. I did do a very low alcohol wheat (no planned but came out that way and I know my mistake now). She liked that one.
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    Looking for a recipe

    Nice! Thank you. Very new to this. what’s “whirlpool 180” ?
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    Looking for a recipe

    Correction base malt isn’t crushed yet.
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    Looking for a recipe

    Looking for a recipe Grains on hand 42lbs 2 row crushed Briess base malt 77oz flaked barley 4oz flaked oats 4oz flaked white wheat Yeast Dry Nottingham ale yeast Lellande Munich wheat beer yeast Yeast Reharvested Wyeast 3068 Hops pellets Saaz Hallertau Mosaic Ammerillo Mandarina...
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    Priming sugar

    Since I got your attention wondering if there’s a way to tell if a batch went bad in fermentation? Ibe of the batches a wheat beer, shows about four light colored very small patches in the surface. This is the first time I used a see they carboy so it may be normal. Nothing seems to be...
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    Priming sugar

    So standard granulated sugar measured to the correct amount is all that is required?
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    Priming sugar

    Very new to home brew. I’ve been buying and using carbonation drops. I was thinking of going with priming sugar. what do I need to know about priming sugar? I assume a certain amount goes into 5 gallon after fermentation abs before bottling. what kind of sugar is best? mid there a time...
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    Simple blonde ale

    great tool !!! thanks !!!
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    Simple blonde ale

    Thanks ... speaking of micros I had a beer from a local micro brewery Saturday with amerillo hops ... wow it was tasty. think batch after this blonde ale will be searching for a good recipe utilizing Amarillo All suggestions accepted.
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    Simple blonde ale

    correct I haveHallertau Mittelfruh and package says 9.4
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    Simple blonde ale

    5 gal batch It’s a blonde ale from what I’ve read markers are somewhere around ... OG1.045 - 1.054 FG1.008 - 1.016 ABV4.1% - 5.1% IBU15 - 25 the hops are 9.4 % alpha acid hallertau 3% alpha acid saaz
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    Simple blonde ale

    Going to try to make a 5gal batch of a simple blonde ale It was suggested on here to go with 80% base to 20% wheat. (So 8lbs & 2lbs for grain bill) Using saaz and hallertau hops for bittering to about 20 ibu adding a half ounce at 5 mins for extra flavor. Using Mangrove jacks west coast m44...
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    Advice on grain bill

    Breed yesterday original readings look good. On the mark of what I was shooting for. batch 3. IPA (double?) Cooked 27FEB2921 Grain bill: 9.6 lbs = 154oz 2 row Bries pale ale malt 4.8 lbs = 71 oz Pilsner malt base malted barley in crushed 6oz crushed 77oz total 2.5 lbs = 41oz bries white...
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