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Posted in thread: New Holland Dragon's Milk Clone Recipe on 09-21-2015 at 01:18 PM
I stopped using DME for my starters now that I culture/save the yeast strains. On mash out, I
collect about a liter or two of wort to boil seperately, since the full batch boil takes a lot
longer. I h...
Posted in thread: Revive Temperature Sensor Probe? on 01-17-2014 at 08:22 PM
Hey guys,I finally started lagering. Picked up a home built temperature controller from
Risendeadbrewing.com and it was working great until the probe got a little wet.I emailed the
owner because I did...
Posted in thread: WLP940 - Pitched too warm? on 12-16-2013 at 02:57 PM
So I was attempting my first lager, yesterday. I bought a vial of WLP940 Mexican Lager Yeast,
only catch was that it was past it's expiration date Oct 20 something 2013. It was the last one
my LHBS ha...
Posted in thread: New Holland Dragon's Milk Clone Recipe on 05-23-2013 at 01:29 PM
I carbonated it the same as every batch I have made. That would be your mistake. Use a priming
calculator ( for each batch. Darker brews take longer to condition/carbonate than the lighter
Posted in thread: Help Tweak this Amber Ale Recipe on 03-31-2013 at 06:34 AM
1.064 OG - this is a strong brew. I will shoot for 1.045 next timeOr just add water.
Posted in thread: New Holland Dragon's Milk Clone Recipe on 03-12-2013 at 03:22 AM
I used the extract recipe in BYO for my 2nd attempt at brewing. Soaked the oak chips in Crown
Royal overnight. It came out great. I did triple up a 1000ml yeast starter for safe
measures.One of my fav...
Posted in thread: Mash Tun Valve Higher Than Manifold? on 03-07-2013 at 09:09 PM
I'm going to estimate 3 & 1/2 ft below the valve on my mash tun.. should be able to get the
majority of it.
Posted in thread: Mash Tun Valve Higher Than Manifold? on 03-07-2013 at 05:47 PM
Actually, once it gets going it is the siphon effect that will drain it to the bottom, assuming
the end of your hose is lower than the input from the mash tun. I'll probably sit the cooler on
Posted in thread: Mash Tun Valve Higher Than Manifold? on 03-07-2013 at 03:27 PM
I'm building my first mash tun & manifold right now. I found a Igloo IceCube 60qt ( for $25 at
WallyWorld. I really like the form factor when loading it in/out of the coupe.My only complaint
& I knew...
Posted in thread: Beer cave on 02-26-2013 at 10:54 PM
A bigger tv is in order. Looks great though!