Dog House Brew
Last Activity:08-17-2016 2:09 PM
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Posted in thread: My first White Labs Pure Pitch pack. Thumbs down!! on 08-17-2016 at 02:09 PM
I fixed it by buying WYeast
Posted in thread: Hanging mesh filter for noiling kettle on 08-14-2016 at 02:24 PM
Hops after filling the fermenters. 366213
Posted in thread: Hanging mesh filter for noiling kettle on 08-14-2016 at 02:22 PM
I made my own, but is the same style. I do find that it does impact hop flavor with pellets.
Mine is 10" X 24". I brew 20 gallon batches and it hangs just above the bottom. I've moved to
cone hops for...
Posted in thread: Yeast Viability on 08-14-2016 at 01:55 PM
May is not old IMO. I would make my starter asap. I would personally get my yeast energized and
pitch part and harvest some from my starter. You won't have any issues if you get it going. Not
Posted in thread: Outdoor Brewers - what do you do in the winter? on 08-11-2016 at 01:13 PM
Outdoor brewing is not bad. The weather isn't the PIA in winter. It is the setup and breakdown
time that gets to me. A good windscreen is a must. I'd much rather brew in winter than this
summer BS. I ...
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-31-2016 at 08:46 PM
Posted in thread: Outdoor Brewers - what do you do in the winter? on 07-28-2016 at 01:17 AM
Have a good wind screen. Keep your hose inside. Burner puts off enough heat that it is
terrible. My rig stays out so I blow my CFC out with an air compressor. I just put some hot
water in the MT to pr...
Posted in thread: What's the oldest yeast you've used? on 07-26-2016 at 07:21 PM
3-4 years, thought it was dead. Had on my counter for about 8 days and it went from nothing to
swollen. It was Pacman yeast IIRC.
Posted in thread: Lager fermentation on 07-26-2016 at 07:06 PM
I start raising temps at about the 4th day. When the ferment just starts to slow. I jump 3
degrees per day until I reach 67. I stay there for 48 hrs and drop the temp to 33. Once it hits
33 I leave fo...
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-26-2016 at 05:54 PM
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