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by waiter23
Tue Apr 24, 2007 7:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Wheat beer recipe ideas??
Replies: 1
Views: 4775

Wheat beer recipe ideas??

My next batch of brew is going to be a wheat beer for the summer monthes. Any ideas for a nice recipe would be appreciated. Also when is it best to add a fruit extract? In secondary? Before bottling while priming?Just wondering. Thanks.
by waiter23
Tue Apr 24, 2007 7:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: adjusting starting gravity - extract
Replies: 2
Views: 6167

adjusting starting gravity - extract

Looking for a few tips on adjusting specific gravity. If I make about 2 gal. of wort and mix it w/ 3 gal. of water to make 5 gal. and find that my hydrometer reading is to high/low for the style of beer i'm making what can I do to adjust it before fermintation. Add corn sugar(low) or water(high)??? ...
by waiter23
Thu Apr 12, 2007 6:22 pm
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Basic beer recipe
Replies: 4
Views: 9611

Thanks

Thank you all for your comments, I appreciate them. One note: I have not bottled yet, so final sp gravity reading has not been taken, I am hoping for a reading of around 1.012.
Thanks again.
by waiter23
Wed Apr 11, 2007 4:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What have I created?
Replies: 4
Views: 9216

I used Ale yeast.
by waiter23
Wed Apr 11, 2007 4:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What have I created?
Replies: 4
Views: 9216

What have I created?

I just brewed my first batch of homebrew following a general recipe that came w/ my brewing supplies, I changed a few things. I am wondering what type/style of beer it is considered? And how the finished beer may turn out? 1 lb crystal malt, 2 cans amber malt extract (Muntons), 1 oz hallertau pellet...
by waiter23
Wed Apr 11, 2007 1:23 pm
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Basic beer recipe
Replies: 4
Views: 9611

Basic beer recipe

I just brewed my first batch of beer, I am new to homebrewing, and will be bottling in about 7 days( used a secondary fermenter). I kind of followed the basic recipe but tweaked it a little. This is the recipe: 1 lb crytal malt (crushed) Starting sp grav 1.045 2 cans muttons amber malt extract 1 oz ...