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Posted in thread: Creme Brulee Stout on 01-13-2014 at 12:53 AM
When you say the caramelizing takes a long time, what's a rough time frame? Is it an hour or is
it five hours? I tried this but it was such a pain and made a mess of my pans. It took several
hours to ...
Posted in thread: ph meter or thermapen? on 10-24-2013 at 11:19 PM
Thanks for the link. I hadn't even thought of that as a solution. Just finished an amber of
sorts and got 73%. Acceptable, but not the 83% I used to get (well water at my old house).
Posted in thread: ph meter or thermapen? on 10-24-2013 at 05:05 PM
Maybe if I dig into the couch and return some empties I can also get that thermometer
brewinBromanite uses. I like the idea of 24" length.
Posted in thread: ph meter or thermapen? on 10-24-2013 at 05:01 PM
Finding a good ph meter seems a bit overwhelming because of the price ranges and mixed reviews
on every one. I'm leaning toward the Milwaukee mw101.
Posted in thread: ph meter or thermapen? on 10-24-2013 at 04:23 PM
Sorry double post
Posted in thread: ph meter or thermapen? on 10-24-2013 at 04:17 PM
I use camden tablets when I use tap water.
Posted in thread: ph meter or thermapen? on 10-24-2013 at 03:59 PM
Off flavors are the main issue. I am thinking lower efficiency on a few batches might be
related, which has been steering me toward ph meter. Most of my off flavored batches are with
tap water which i...
Posted in thread: ph meter or thermapen? on 10-24-2013 at 01:08 PM
Which one would you rather have?So I counted my jar of spare change. Decided to spend it on
brewing stuff. I've been thinking about a ph meter for some time now because of off flavors and
Posted in thread: Bottle Collection Organization on 10-23-2013 at 12:15 AM
I thought CW Crate was shutting down. I could be wrong.You are not wrong. I was their UPS man a
lot of the time. The owner decided to pursue other ventures so he shut it down. Last time I
talked to hi...
Posted in thread: Why should I start brewing again after over a year? on 10-16-2013 at 06:22 PM
So I am 34. I have 3 kids (2 girls 12 and 10, boy, 7). 2 days ago, my oldest daughter told me
that I drink too much beer (I had just kegged a milk stout, a citra pale, and a harvest ale and
I was sitt...