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Posted in thread: Is three weeks too long in primary? on 08-30-2016 at 08:16 PM
It's not too long, but it's also not necessary for most beers.If FG is reached on day 5, you're
just wasting time past that point.Yeast do things other than convert sugar to alcohol...
Posted in thread: First-time Kombucha Brewer on 08-30-2016 at 08:10 PM
Posting your recipe might be helpful. Do you have a healthy SCOBY in there?
Posted in thread: More fermentation temperature reproach on 08-30-2016 at 07:54 PM
Ladies and gentleman please don't feed the troll.This. So much this.
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2016? on 08-30-2016 at 04:16 PM
Oof... Haven't added anything this YEAR!5 gallons pseudo sour15 gallons juicy IPA5 gallons
hibiscus saison5 gallons wheat saison5 gallons black IPA5 gallons kolsch 15,417 + 40 = 15,457
Posted in thread: RIP Gene Wilder on 08-30-2016 at 12:49 AM
Just amazing actor. He will be missed.
Posted in thread: Not sure if it's working? on 08-28-2016 at 07:01 PM
Hmmm... Not sure what weight they are. I was told to use black tea, but I've heard of people
using green tea as well. I don't think it has quite as much for the SCOBY to munch on. The tea
Posted in thread: NEW Conical Fermenter - The Catalyst: 3" Butterfly valve, Mason jar compatible... on 08-28-2016 at 06:58 PM
I feel like you could keep it open when you transfer from kettle, and dump the trub, (nice to
be able to take EVERYTHING, and let it settle in the fermenter). Attach a new jar and open
before you pitc...
Posted in thread: Not sure if it's working? on 08-26-2016 at 04:05 AM
Yes, you can leave it in. Each batch will grow a new SCOBY. Eventually you can discard the
oldest ones if you want, or google various other uses for them. My current batch of kombucha
probably has 7-8...
Posted in thread: kombucha constipation on 08-26-2016 at 04:03 AM
Posted in thread: Accidentally used flavored tea on 08-24-2016 at 07:13 PM
I use flavored teas, but only 1 flavored tea with 3-4 black tea bags per 1/2 gallon batch.