Last Activity:03-26-2015 1:47 PM
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Posted in thread: turning beer into vinegar-where to get bacteria? on 02-06-2015 at 06:28 PM
Is there any concerns about having an increase in acetobactor near brewing equipment? Would
normal sanitizing practices (using star-san) still keep acetobactor from infecting batches of
Posted in thread: Bentonite on 01-30-2015 at 06:13 PM
yea it went in before the yeast. it was a kit and that was per their instructions. you can deff
bottle after using it no probs.
Posted in thread: Do most craft breweries use pellet hops? on 01-29-2015 at 06:46 PM
i've found using leaf increases aroma big time. ive had craft IPA's with that huge aroma and
some without. but that could just be their additions timing. in my experience i'd say leaf for
aroma and pe...
Posted in thread: False Bottom? on 01-29-2015 at 06:36 PM
i just let my wort sit for for the last 10 mins of cooling and most of the hop gunk settles to
the bottom. i use a SS braided hose and its never clogged
Posted in thread: Anyone here allergic to hops? on 01-27-2015 at 06:19 PM
I really hope you're kidding with this advice. Go get a diagnosis from an actual doctor if
you're worried about an allergy.so not kidding, it only works for people who are open minded
and do not go in...
Posted in thread: Astringency in every AG Batch on 01-27-2015 at 05:58 PM
could it possibly be the milling process?just thought i'd throw that out there. you guys are
going crazy science on me here.
Posted in thread: What is the best way to warm a two carboys fermentation on 01-27-2015 at 05:48 PM
a 100 watt light bulb would heat a fridge no prob.. beats a heat gun which sounds a bit
dangerous.i would also just worry the temp of the air in your fridge instead of the temp of the
fluids. keep the...
Posted in thread: Saving gas in a smaller batch on 01-26-2015 at 05:08 PM
pvc and alcohol don't get along. i wouldn't ruin by beer with leeched plastic chemicals to save
a couple cents on CO2
Posted in thread: Took the plunge with a FastFerment. Have a couple questions. on 01-24-2015 at 09:21 PM
i think they look awesome. i wash my yeast to it would make that task very simple.although one
of the things i really liked doing when i started brewing was watching the beer moving around
in the carb...
Posted in thread: What is the cheapest method of heating? on 01-23-2015 at 05:00 PM
propane is expensive. it adds a few $ to my brew day. but i just can't wait 1.5hours for my
stove to bring 6 gals of wort to a boil.once i hit boil i turn my jet wayy down to the point
its just boilin...