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Posted in thread: Hanso's Simple Sour Cider on 08-10-2015 at 01:59 AM
ok good, I see the little wisps of sediment at the bottom. I'd never used Lacto before so I
didn't know if I just got a bad batch of it that was all dead. I'll take a small sample to test
in a couple ...
Posted in thread: Cottage House Saison on 07-09-2015 at 01:33 AM
At 70 degree Fahrenheit it has not been my experience that it is fast... I've only ever
fermented this in the low 70s though. For me it has given a slow, long burn down. No explosive
krausen, just a s...
Posted in thread: Hanso's Simple Sour Cider on 07-09-2015 at 01:12 AM
Honestly I simply take a small sample with a wine thief after a week or so. It will be sweet
but should also be sour. I also see small wisps of white-ish sediment. If you move the jug you
will see the...
Posted in thread: Northwest ale 1332 experience on 07-07-2015 at 01:44 AM
Solid cake, good for dark beers too... Loved it for my recent porter.
Posted in thread: Hanso's Simple Sour Cider on 06-03-2015 at 12:44 AM
Hey Hanso, really want to try this within the next couple of days. Had a sour cider the other
day for the first time and the sour/tartness basically fried my tongue, and I loved it! Quick
Posted in thread: Hopslam Clone on 05-05-2015 at 09:18 PM
Newbie question as I have not brewed a beer this big before. I have a 13 gal rectangular cooler
MLT and I have scaled up the grain bill for 62% efficiency as I am expecting a big drop off
with this mu...
Posted in thread: Joe's Ancient Orange Mead on 05-04-2015 at 08:21 PM
That stuff will rise and fall with temperature change as well as CO2 formation as it collects
on the fermenting fruit, which physically holds its sugars in harder to get places for the
Posted in thread: damn it. infection?? on 05-03-2015 at 06:33 PM
If it's a saison it's probably delicious.
Posted in thread: Hydrometer reading on 05-03-2015 at 06:24 PM
Posted in thread: Cottage House Saison on 03-29-2015 at 03:08 AM
Nah you'll be fine, just use the extra at flame out.