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Posted in thread: Help Eliminating An Off-Flavor on 04-14-2016 at 09:35 PM
Thanks for all the suggestions! Mash pH is what I'm going to focus on. But I'll run some
boiling water through everything just to cover everything.
Posted in thread: Help Eliminating An Off-Flavor on 04-14-2016 at 01:10 AM
The off flavor comes from astringency, I think. It tastes grainy, bitter and overpowers any of
the regular flavors in the beer. On the changes I've done since stepping up my batches - pretty
Posted in thread: Help Eliminating An Off-Flavor on 04-13-2016 at 10:53 PM
I've been doing all-grain batches for a couple years and haven't had any huge problems with
off-flavors until my last two batches.I recently upgraded to a bigger system and started doing
Posted in thread: Harvest Yeast From Astringent Batch on 03-08-2016 at 11:11 PM
I've been trying more advanced techniques with my homebrew lately with my new system and of
course I've ran into some problems. Long story short by last batch is going to be dumped
because of astringe...
Posted in thread: Phoenix / Goodyear brewers? on 11-15-2015 at 04:45 AM
It turned out okay, I think mostly it wasn't what I was expecting from the recipe. I think some
bottle conditioning will help mellow it out a bit, a little spicy for me. The CFC you have is
Posted in thread: Phoenix / Goodyear brewers? on 11-11-2015 at 08:17 AM
Goodyear checking in! Just finished a Belgian Saison (interesting) and looking at another brew
here for xmas.Nice! Saison is one of my favorite styles. I'm gonna be brewing a Saison once I
get my brew...
Posted in thread: Valves Won't Open During Automation! Please Help! on 10-30-2015 at 07:18 AM
I've been slowing building my modified Brutus 10 and have finally got everything finished or so
I thought. I plugged in the control panel, the pump plugins work, the PIDs work and seemingly
Posted in thread: Phoenix / Goodyear brewers? on 10-16-2015 at 05:16 AM
Goodyear checkin in!Welcome! I'm in Goodyear too! How long have you been brewing? I haven't
made anything in a few months but I'm hoping to use my new brewstand before the end of the
Posted in thread: Brewstand Tubing and Fittings Setup on 07-11-2015 at 09:30 PM
I'm finishing up my single tier brewstand and I'm just looking to get a little help with some
of the finishing steps mainly the fittings for the keggles, pumps and plate chiller. I did a
Posted in thread: Phoenix / Goodyear brewers? on 02-15-2014 at 03:08 PM
Goodyear checking in!