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Posted in thread: Bottling with flip tops? on 08-23-2015 at 01:47 AM
^^^ What he said.
Posted in thread: Reusing yeast on 08-23-2015 at 01:25 AM
What @Subdivisions said. I use Mr. Malty but always pitch about 50% more. My understanding is
that it is not common for homebrewers to over pitch. Following this I have good fermentations
and no issue...
Posted in thread: No sparge mashing overnight on 08-20-2015 at 12:46 PM
I occasionally do a full volume mash, no sparge brew day. I brew 5-6 gallon batches, and for a
normal gravity beer (1.050ish) I drop from 75% eff. to 70% eff. I just compensate with a little
bit more ...
Posted in thread: Keezer Tap Box on 08-19-2015 at 12:58 PM
l like this idea. Do you have a way to hide the hinges, or build them into the build so that
they don't look like an afterthought? And what would you put on the top? I can see it getting
Posted in thread: When to add pineapple to my lager? on 08-18-2015 at 02:42 PM
I tried to make a pineapple wheat bear once. I used the frozen pineapple pieces from Trader
Joes - 3 bags for a 5 gallon batch. Waited for primary ferm to be done, then racked onto the
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 08-16-2015 at 05:40 PM
Vienna SMaSH with Tettnanger hops. Pseudo-octobertfest. Also did it as a no sparge brew.
Posted in thread: What to do with all your brew? on 08-16-2015 at 01:44 AM
"But I find that even if I try, I can't go through a batch in a month (it's hard to stay
committed to a single beer for a whole month, especially if it's been brewed by a novice brewer
like myself and...
Posted in thread: Re-capping uncarbonated beer? on 08-15-2015 at 07:33 PM
Sure. Opening it won't take either the yeast or sugar out of the bottle. But I would mark it so
that it would be the first one I tried after more time has gone by.How much time from when you
Posted in thread: Do I need to attach my collar to the keezer? on 08-14-2015 at 02:00 PM
I didn't attach mine except I did add a second set of hinges so I can open just the lid or open
the lid/collar. What I did have to do, though, was add a layer of neoprene gasket between the
Posted in thread: Fridge of Freezer for Keezer on 08-12-2015 at 03:43 PM
If it were me, I would go with a fridge. Preferably one with no freezer, or a freezer on the
bottom. Fridge because no need for extra temp controls.