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Old 02-24-2007, 04:38 PM   #1
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I did my 2nd all grain brew today - it went really smooth and since I went on top of the cake from the batch I just transferred, it started fermenting in about 15 minutes. I pulled off about 2 cups of the yeast and have that in a mason jar in my keg fridge, just waiting for the 3rd brew coming up soon.

I did a HG IPA today. 15+ lbs of grain for a 5 gallon batch, and a pretty aggressive hop schedule.

Here's a pic of the "fermentation room" lol.



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Old 02-24-2007, 05:37 PM   #2
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Looking good. Nice blow off tube BTW. I assume it is loosely assembled so it can be cleaned?

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Old 02-24-2007, 07:55 PM   #3
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Thanks for the reply... yes the blow off tube is loosely assembled - It is airtight and allows krausen to blow off and you end up a little cleaner at transfer time IMHO.

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Old 02-25-2007, 01:34 AM   #4
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Here is a video of the fermentation at 2.5 hours! Man that yeast is makin' the Magic Happen!!!

SCHWEEEET!

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Video of my first brew

Asta... And may all your wort be sweet - HG and Hoppy!

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