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Posted in thread: Garden Hose Issues on Immersion Chiller on 01-13-2015 at 01:34 PM
Thanks these are all great suggestions. I shouldn't have any troubles with this going forward
Posted in thread: Garden Hose Issues on Immersion Chiller on 01-11-2015 at 09:03 PM
So I have an immersion wort chiller that has the male and female garden hose attachments
directly on the coils (rather than having vinyl tubing run from the coils to the garden hose
hookups). I've had...
Posted in thread: Three Words on 01-11-2015 at 08:51 PM
Russian Imperial LagerWho's tried it? How was it? What kind of monster starter is needed? I'm
intrigued by this idea because it doesn't fit into any style category and I haven't heard of
Posted in thread: First experimental batch - please give advice on my recipe on 12-12-2014 at 12:11 AM
You'll need to throw in some base malt and do a partial mash if you want to convert the starch
in a Kilned malt like biscuit. You might get a bit of flavor from steeping them but you won't
get any fer...
Posted in thread: Will This Damage My Pump? on 12-10-2014 at 02:42 AM
This has been very informative! Thanks everyone
Posted in thread: Will This Damage My Pump? on 12-09-2014 at 08:52 PM
Interesting about not restricting input side flow. I have not had a pump for very long but
didn't realize this. For those that whirlpool then settle, how do you run wort through your
chiller without d...
Posted in thread: First experimental batch - please give advice on my recipe on 12-09-2014 at 04:08 PM
I would consider dropping the flameout hop addition, I think the aroma might conflict with the
ester/phenolics your looking for with your yeast.
Posted in thread: I think I may have screwed up my first ever batch on 11-18-2014 at 07:50 PM
Per Aidan, it sounds like you just need to brew up a summer ale and dry hop with some bird
sheet. Brother-in-law can't get enough of the stuff huh? Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: SMaSH Recipe Help with Hersbrucker Hops? on 11-12-2014 at 11:07 PM
Just so you know, you can use 2%AA hops even if the recipe called for 4%. Just use double the
amount! Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: what temp to mash an imperial red? on 11-02-2014 at 10:44 AM
Was this your first beer where you were shooting for gravity of 1.085+? Typically your
efficiency will suffer quite a bit on higher gravity brews because it's hard to get all the
sugars out without pu...