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Posted in thread: Wine Yeast for Beer? on 03-23-2015 at 04:43 PM
I am not sure if any of those will ferment maltotriose but it is a safe bet that they will
continue fermenting at higher gravities than most 'beer' yeasts. I have a rather large stout
that I put on a ...
Posted in thread: Wine Yeast for Beer? on 10-23-2012 at 11:02 PM
As for wine yeast to make beer....it won't work as the primary yeast because wine strains
cannot ferment maltose or maltotriose (the main fermentables from grain), so only the simple
sugars get fermen...
Posted in thread: Greetings from NC! on 10-23-2012 at 10:11 PM
There's a pile of us who live around Raleigh / Durham / Cary and the surrounding areas. We are
collectively known as GRABASS (Greater Raleigh Area Brewers and Suds Sippers). You can probably
find our ...
Posted in thread: Greetings from NC! on 10-23-2012 at 04:49 PM
Where abouts in NC are you brewing?
Posted in thread: Merry Monks Clone (ANYBODY?) on 07-16-2012 at 09:59 PM
So if I don't use the "search" function, I get flamed, but if I DO, I get flamed for thread
dredging?;)That wasn't a flame, that was an observation.Yet another reason I don't post here
Posted in thread: Merry Monks Clone (ANYBODY?) on 07-15-2012 at 07:49 PM
Bringing things back from the dead.
Posted in thread: New beerhead from Raleigh NC on 10-05-2011 at 12:51 PM
Welcome! And Mud is right. We do have a decent group of individuals.
Posted in thread: New Brewer in NC on 10-05-2011 at 12:49 PM
Thanks guys. Any idea where I might be able to locate a few kegs? I have called around to area
distributors and reached out to local breweries, no luck...Welcome! and Craigslist but be
Posted in thread: Pellicle Photo Collection on 09-16-2011 at 10:03 PM
something a little different here - I made a batch of cider from pasteurized, unfiltered juice
to which I added red star montrachet yeast and dregs from a couple bottles of basque cider.
about a month...
Posted in thread: Moving Beyond Mr Beer - Durham, NC on 09-08-2011 at 10:06 PM
Hi! We have a small group who drinks and brews and slings insults like there's no tomorrow.
Shoot me a PM if you're interested! :)