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Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 01-24-2017 at 03:12 PM
To avoid the awkward dump in the garbage, I just bring the whole step filter outside and dump
it in a compost pile. Much easier. The bottom screen has a soft landing on a pile of spent
grain I just pi...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 01-22-2017 at 08:45 PM
Isn't dumping them out quick enough?My thoughts as well. Before I rinse the machine I always
remove the hops, dump the grains and rinse the step filter anyway. Aside from hoping to avoid
stuck mashes ...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 01-22-2017 at 08:42 PM
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 01-18-2017 at 02:08 AM
What advantage would a stainless step filter have? Just curious...Pretty much what they said
below - I'm concerned about the longevity of my replacement step filter. I think the packing
slip included ...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 01-17-2017 at 04:27 PM
Anybody using one of these Arborfab screens with their Z? dont see the need, but that doesnt
mean that others, especially those that use a very fine grind. I've only had 1 "stuck mash"
over dozens of...
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 01-16-2017 at 11:40 AM
I owe this thread a serious update, but I don't have many pictures so it will be pretty
boring:[*]I've ditched my plate chiller in favor of a bucket and ice or no-chill. Winter is
easiest - I can scoo...
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 01-15-2017 at 08:19 PM
Welcome to the neverending conveyor belt of home brew learning and tweaking. Most every brew is
an evolution (with the occasional step back). I like your attitude. GL!East coast IPA is a
function of t...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 01-15-2017 at 06:30 PM
I get it. Perhaps it's the whole text versus in person thing - but the tone of the complaints
really comes across as aggressive displeasure - and may be turning off people to a great
device. I don't t...
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 01-15-2017 at 05:16 PM
You are going to love it. Order a stainless hop cage for dry hopping and start with the Fresh
Squeezed receive. Gl.I purchased one of these and used it for about 2.5oz of Dry Hops in a
Wheat IPA I mad...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 01-13-2017 at 01:48 PM
From the perspective of someone who has had the Z for a year and half now - the "bug" to me is
a non issue. It in no way prevents me from crafting recipes and brewing. Period. Would I like
to see it f...