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Posted in thread: Another impossibly high efficiency on 12-02-2013 at 02:40 AM
briess and cmc and fawcett all show rye at 80+% dry yield so potential 1.037 as a minimum. You
used a large quantity of water for a tiny amount of grain so your going to get max efficiency.
the malt ...
Posted in thread: Bohemian Pilsner: Soft water and pH on 12-01-2013 at 07:27 PM
From www.braukaiser.com The mash pH can also be affected by the chosen mash schedule. The
boiling of mash in decoction mashing, for example, lowers the mash pH. I have seen a pH drop of
up to 0.2 pH u...
Posted in thread: Are glass carboys really better than buckets??? on 11-14-2013 at 03:47 PM
I use plastic buckets mostly for convenience. It's easy to get a 7-8 gallon bucket, not so much
for carboys. I can use a new bucket every batch for $7 if I really was so worried over
'infection.' And ...
Posted in thread: Desperatly seeking conan yeast in Canada on 11-10-2013 at 06:58 PM
Thanks for the reply! I can't get the cart to ship in Canada tough..have to select your country
before you can select your province. Or try a different web browser.
Posted in thread: Just bought a pound of nelson sauvin hops on 11-10-2013 at 02:58 AM
plant them and see if they growLol. That would make my dreams come true if it was possible.To
the OP, I'm in the same boat. I have over a pound of Nelson Sauvin and always push back any
recipe that ha...
Posted in thread: Firestone Walker Wookey Jack Clone Attempt on 11-08-2013 at 07:13 PM
If my LHBS dont have carafa 3 special, can i sustitute that malt with blackprinz? or can i use
plain cafara 3?thanks!Blackprinz would be better as it's Briess' version of carafa special.
Posted in thread: Firestone Walker 805 clone? on 11-03-2013 at 01:44 AM
Haven't had the beer, but from the other Firestone Walker threads if you email the brewery they
apparently have been open with details of other brews. Could be a good start at least.
Posted in thread: Can you Brew It recipe for Firestone Walker Union Jack on 10-30-2013 at 04:10 AM
Nearly 100% positive.Starsan for everything...WLP 001 and 007 had the same smell. 0
fermentation 2 days at 70f The small starter for 3711 finished in 24 hrs and smells normal for
a starter. I'm pretty...
Posted in thread: Can you Brew It recipe for Firestone Walker Union Jack on 10-28-2013 at 04:55 PM
Well I am thrilled that I've wasted 400grams of DME and 2 vials on this one...Turns out my stir
bar must be infected, 2nd started went south. I made a 500mL started for 3711 from the same
wort that wa...
Posted in thread: When to freeze hops? on 10-27-2013 at 10:09 PM
Great, thanks! So to prep them after being frozen, just let them thaw for about a day before
using?no need to thaw hops. Hops are very low moisture content, colder temps just keep them