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Posted in thread: New White Labs packaging? on 11-09-2015 at 05:24 PM
I've used 3 of these packets and have been pleased with the process. As others have stated,
it's different than the vials, but isn't rocket science. I like that I can sanitize the whole
pack and not w...
Posted in thread: #homebrew on Kik on 11-09-2015 at 05:14 PM
Thanks to those (all one of you) who joined. Everyone is still welcome!
Posted in thread: #homebrew on Kik on 11-05-2015 at 01:56 AM
There are a few guys in #homebrew on Kik. We chat about homebrew and idle pretty hard. But we
love a good chat about brewing and are usually around to help troubleshoot if needed. Come join
us - wheth...
Posted in thread: Herms Flow direction on 10-15-2015 at 09:10 PM
Bottom to top for me - pushing wort through the coil with valves wide open. I fly sparge so
every drop of wort goes back into the MLT during the sparge when hot water from HLT is pumped
back through t...
Posted in thread: Do you like your Blichmann Hop Rocket? on 10-14-2015 at 01:36 AM
Posted in thread: Do you like your Blichmann Hop Rocket? on 10-13-2015 at 03:43 PM
My birthday is coming up and I don't have a lot on my list this year. My wife wants to get me
something and the only thing I can think of is a Hop Rocket. I love hops and hop flavor so I'd
Posted in thread: Immersion chiller fed by ice bath? on 10-13-2015 at 02:43 PM
Just to throw it out there as a no cost option, chill it as much as you can and then put it in
the fermentation chamber and let it coast down to pitching temps. Lots of folks, including
myself and the...
Posted in thread: Immersion chiller fed by ice bath? on 10-12-2015 at 07:54 PM
Yes, it works really well. I run off about two 5 gal buckets worth of water and then fill a
third bucket which has my pond pump and several frozen water bottles in it. As it fills, it
chills. Once it'...
Posted in thread: obssesion with hopstands... on 10-09-2015 at 10:36 PM
I dunno, when you buy a bunch of hops in bulk and they're approaching that 3 year old mark, a
10 oz addition of cascades in a 5 gallon bach at whirlpool is an excellent way to offload some
Posted in thread: Had to transfer yeast starter. Is it ok? on 10-09-2015 at 01:37 AM
No problem man. We were all new at some point. Yeah instead of pitching from the flask you
distribute the starter (no decanting) straight to the cleaned and sanitized mason jars. I like
to fill them a...