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Posted in thread: Coconut Sanitation: Seeking Advice on 08-14-2013 at 06:51 PM
The vodka trick definitely works. Also, take note that the oven-hot coconut will rapidly cool
in the beer, and the beer will barely increase in temp; any localized killing of yeast cells
will be insig...
Posted in thread: Ginger Pale Ale ALMOST Done! on 08-14-2013 at 06:15 PM
That does sound good. Did you do anything to sterilize the ginger root, or just throw it in the
carboy fresh? The only spoiled batch I've ever had was from a carboy adjunct that we forgot to
Posted in thread: Michigan Malt co 2-row on 08-13-2013 at 08:18 PM
inthesound, any further word on this malt? I had been thinking of picking up a sack at the AA
store as well for the same reasons you started using it. I've been having a little conflict
over the price...
Posted in thread: WLP090-San Diego Super Yeast Performance on 03-07-2013 at 05:19 PM
Well, to be fair, that OG was assuming 80% efficiency where we usually get 85+. I suppose it
may end up closer to 75%, but even then, the OG will be huge. I've got enough hop additions to
get it to 13...
Posted in thread: WLP090 San Diego Super Yeast on 03-07-2013 at 05:09 PM
Yeah, I was already thinking yeast cake harvesting for this fella. I'm not sure how to go about
wort additions just yet, and this recipe originally had no simple sugars in it. It IS
Posted in thread: WLP090 San Diego Super Yeast on 03-07-2013 at 04:31 PM
Sorry for the re-post on this, I figured this thread was more appropriate for the question:Does
anyone have any idea how high of an OG this yeast is capable of? I put together a recipe for an
Posted in thread: WLP090-San Diego Super Yeast Performance on 03-07-2013 at 03:42 PM
Does anyone have any idea how high of an OG this yeast is capable of? I put together a recipe
for an IIPA and frankly, the results are terrifying. I planned on making a decent starter, but
Posted in thread: Accidentally sterilized beer before carbonation....? on 03-04-2013 at 02:26 PM
Good to hear it's going well! Glad my advice worked out for you. Looking forward to seeing how
it tastes in the end. And don't wait too long, disposable water bottles aren't meant to hold a
lot of pre...
Posted in thread: StarSan... In the boil. on 03-04-2013 at 02:14 PM
A little update for the StarSan-in-the-Boil Blonde: it turned out FANTASTIC. Threre is a hint
of StarSan-ny goodness in it, but it isn't at all unpleasant. In fact, any friend who's had it
Posted in thread: Complete beginner seeking a mentor on 01-28-2013 at 08:40 PM
Once you're done reading the Complete Joy of Homebrewing (or at least done with the basics and
beginner's section), check out the recipes here again. Don't be afraid to ask questions about
them, and i...