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Posted in thread: Advice on Porter recipe? on 08-29-2015 at 04:52 PM
I tinkered around to get a porter that is more chocolate with some coffee and less straight
roasted flavor and have settled on the recipe below. I think it's the brown plus pale chocolate
that really ...
Posted in thread: Help! tired of chucking beer... on 08-24-2015 at 06:45 PM
I don't think this is a sanitation issue. It might be, but I would lean more towards water
chemistry and/or ferm temps.IMHO, 69 ambient is too high for most ale yeast strains. If that's
the temp you'v...
Posted in thread: First wort hopping with RIMS - possible? on 08-24-2015 at 03:44 PM
Thanks again for the reply... I'm on board with everything you said but I think this is the
sticking point. I'm not sure about mash tun pH/temp/gravity gradients, but there is definitely
a difference ...
Posted in thread: Bottling with flip tops? on 08-24-2015 at 02:03 AM
I purchased some of my flip tops filled with beer and some from a brew supply store. The cage
(flip top wire thingy) is very similar but not identical, as well as the length on the bottle
from the hol...
Posted in thread: First wort hopping with RIMS - possible? on 08-24-2015 at 01:57 AM
Thanks for the replies! Maybe I'm off with my understanding of this, but I believe that pH of
the runnings rises during the lauter (I had it backwards in my original post). So in a
Posted in thread: First wort hopping with RIMS - possible? on 08-23-2015 at 11:47 PM
I'm another one not seeing the problem. I fly sparge adn recently switched to an eHERMS system.
FWH is working fine just like it did before.
Posted in thread: Did I just ruin my kettle? on 08-21-2015 at 07:22 PM
Where can I get that stuff?Walmart
Posted in thread: Things about your co-workers that annoy you on 08-20-2015 at 05:55 PM
Send them to find a fallopian tube.I was in the Navy and there was a guy in my division who was
from Taiwan. One time some of the other guys told him to go ask one of the females in our
division (FC2 ...
Posted in thread: Primary Vs. Secondary on 08-17-2015 at 07:30 PM
For that beer just ride it out in the primary. Secondaries don't really do anything for
clarity.Only time I'd use a secondary would be for long term storage or if I was going to use
fruit (which I don...
Posted in thread: What the hell did I do? on 08-17-2015 at 07:19 PM
You're right up at teh tippy top of the temp range there. Have you had good success fermenting