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  1. novafire

    Will using only hopshots produce beer that can't get lightstruck?

    I don't know much about how Hopshots or the extract that Miller uses in it's beer are made, but I have always wondered if bittering a beer with only a Hopshot would make it immune to getting lightstruck. Does anyone know?
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    Longevity of Vintner's Harvest Fruit Wine Base

    Does anyone know if these age fast or they are good for a few years? Do they come have a "best by" date stamped on them?
  3. novafire

    Will young toasted grain flavor ever mellow?

    I made the mistake of using about 1 lb of freshly toasted maris otter in a recipe about 4 weeks ago without letting the grain sit for 2 weeks. I tasted the beer over the weekend, and it has a strong astringent, almost sour, flavor to it. The beer is an IPA, so it has a lot of hop character...
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    CO2 regulator stuck at full power

    I have the dual regulator from Midwest Brew Logic Dual Tap Draft System- with Reconditioned CO2 Tank :: Midwest Supplies Homebrewing and Winemaking Supplies I have been using it since July, but over the weekend I noticed that the second regulator out from the tank was running at full power...
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    What's best: week at room temp or week in fridge?

    I am having a party in exactly one week and am serving several of my beers. I have a full batch of Superior Strong Ale (brewed in March) in bottles that I would like to serve. It still has a very small hint of that big beer...