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Posted in thread: Dark Chocolate Stout on 06-27-2010 at 04:52 PM
carrotmalt, how did it turn out? Sorry I didn't respond sooner, I imagine you have already
decided what to do at this point. The first pint or two after kegging is gonna have some
chocolate sludge in ...
Posted in thread: Foam? on 03-20-2010 at 08:09 PM
You're about to have a rocket there. You need to replace the airlock with a blow off hose, a
piece of tubing running into a cup of water.
Posted in thread: Is it my taste buds or .... on 02-28-2010 at 05:34 PM
There could be a small difference I suppose, but it is more likely due to different
storage/shipping conditions. If one is older or has been stored warmer it is going to taste
Posted in thread: Therminator versus Counterflow chillers on 02-28-2010 at 05:31 PM
Post #5 shows what the inside looks like when sliced open, lots of places for particles to get
trapped. Commercial heat exchangers have gaskets between the plates and can be taken apart and
Posted in thread: LP adjustable regulator on 02-28-2010 at 04:38 PM
Probably not the site you had in mind, but I think they may have what you are looking for:
sell those at HD and Lowes.
Posted in thread: Does beertools suck? on 02-27-2010 at 08:22 AM
What's the recipe?
Posted in thread: Digital Hydrometer on 02-26-2010 at 09:10 PM
How about an automatic temperature correcting refractometer? It's what I and many others use.
Only $30, well worth the price once you realize how fragile hydrometers are.
Posted in thread: 32% BrewDog - Tactical Nuclear Penguin on 02-26-2010 at 07:54 PM
That's a fairly "traditional" method for some styles of beer, though. An Eisbock comes to mind.
Just cause it's frozen doesn't mean it's no longer beer.When is freeze distilled to 82 proof
Posted in thread: What is the purpose of the Vorlauf? on 02-26-2010 at 07:41 PM
Vorlaufing is a common practice in most German and other lager breweries that are producing
clean crisp lager beers. Any extra grain in the kettle is said to give a burnt grainy flavor to
Posted in thread: When to add Belgian Dark Candi Syrup on 02-21-2010 at 05:53 PM
I add it at the end to get better hop utilization, but I doubt it makes much of a difference