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Posted in thread: Thoughts on Blonde Ale Water Profile on 08-26-2015 at 11:12 PM
You don't want a lot of 'character' from the water for this style. Just do what you need to get
the mash pH dialed in and you should be good. Calcium chloride if you prefer malty, gypsum if
Posted in thread: Having kidney problems, everyone blaming homebrew on 08-23-2015 at 05:31 PM
That right there is funny! Good one Bruce Jenner! Back to the OP. My FIL had them and they put
a stent in his urethra so they would pass. Has a string hanging out the end. Once they passed
he pulled i...
Posted in thread: Cold crash starter at high krausen? on 08-23-2015 at 05:21 AM
Buy the 'Yeast Book' and read it. A lot of standard practice is not supported by the research
done by professionals. I plan on rereading it soon.
Posted in thread: wlp570 won't flocculate on 08-23-2015 at 05:16 AM
Drop the temp on the sample more and see if it flocs. Generally at that temp I'd expect the
yeast to go idle. My guess is you aren't seeing yeast. Maybe a chill haze?I have seen definite
'zones' in my...
Posted in thread: City Water Report Questions on 07-22-2015 at 04:21 PM
You're too funny!Forgot to add that this was entered into competition and needed to hit the
style as close as possible. I actually ended up scoring in the "very good" range but not good
enough to win....
Posted in thread: City Water Report Questions on 07-17-2015 at 07:50 PM
Im thinking i need to drop the ph in the mash next time for sure at minimum,How did you measure
the mash pH and what was it?
Posted in thread: City Water Report Questions on 07-17-2015 at 07:46 PM
The beer tasted great, but i wanted to know if i should adjust the water this time. Not sure
why you wrote that and didn't stop and decide not to post. Seriously.
Posted in thread: Duckbill natural gas burner on 05-16-2015 at 05:00 AM
These don't seem to have the BTU output I expected them to have or I'm reading this wrong.
Late, so that could be it too.
Posted in thread: sulfate and hop perception on 05-16-2015 at 04:58 AM
Indeed there must and I suspect it is the makeup of the panel. I wouldn't take this paper too
seriously.I know a handfull of people whose palate I trust and I know will give me honest
answers. None of...
Posted in thread: If you decide to insulate the lid of your cooler..... on 05-16-2015 at 03:51 AM
I just used fiberglass and sealed it up with RTV when done.