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Posted in thread: 'Sour cherry' off-taste in porter on 09-19-2016 at 06:25 AM
I have not had it. But it's blended with an Old Bruin Kriek. And that kind me of keeps me at
"infected."The other likely thing that lends fruitiness is fermentation temp / yeast strain.
Like London II...
Posted in thread: Dogs on 09-18-2016 at 09:30 PM
My boy has gotten so much gray in the face this last year.He's running, jumping, growling, &
barking in his sleep right now.
Posted in thread: 'Sour cherry' off-taste in porter on 09-18-2016 at 09:12 PM
Sour cherry sounds like an infection to me too.Oak shouldn't impart sour. It could cause
bitter/tannin, but not sour.
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 09-18-2016 at 09:03 PM
It's nostalgia day, one of the first beers I ever drank.
Posted in thread: "Smoky" off flavor diappeared, came back... on 09-18-2016 at 03:21 PM
The one time I used roasted wheat (6oz in a 9.5 gallon brew) I would occasionally get an ashy
flavor in some of the bottles.
Posted in thread: Off Flavor present in all batches. All variables changed on 09-12-2016 at 06:41 AM
My questions:1) Are you placing sanitized equipment on paper towels? Because I'm guessing the
paper towels aren't sanitized. I sanitize a bucket and keep all my sanitized equipment in the
Posted in thread: Weight capacity electric stove on 09-12-2016 at 01:01 AM
I boiled on an electric stove for a long time, like 8 years. I did everything from 4 gallon
partial boils to 8 gallon full boils.That said, a year or so after I switched to using propane
outside, I ha...
Posted in thread: Mini fridge that fits a carboy as is? on 09-11-2016 at 09:25 PM
I have a GE mini-fridge that fits a bucket with minor modification. I picked it up second hand
from a coworker a long time ago. Pull the wire rack out and it fits a bucket. It needs a
blowoff tube bec...
Posted in thread: Hey Sleep Apnea folks! on 09-11-2016 at 06:51 PM
That's not unlike what I do with mine. I loop it behind one of the bedposts and wedge the hose
behind my pillow. That way the feed is north-south to the bed.I mostly side-sleep, so the side
tubes on t...
Posted in thread: Sunday Morning on 09-11-2016 at 06:47 PM
I haven't brewed since we moved to the island last November. I've been using the mini fridge I
brought for fermentation as a beer fridge & it's been living on the porch of our condo.Last
night, I unpl...