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Posted in thread: Fermentis dry yeast users on 09-25-2013 at 04:58 AM
I just finished bottling my last brew. 1.081 which finished up at 1.015. One dry packet of
rehydrated US-05. No problems whatsoever. I'm not sure how many cells are in there, but its a
fair few and en...
Posted in thread: Maris Otter Fermentability on 08-25-2013 at 01:40 AM
Its a good substitute and you wont have to worry about less performance out of the grain.
Posted in thread: Do you dry hop in the primary or the secondary? on 07-19-2013 at 09:08 AM
I have never, ever done a secondary and I only brew IPAs. All my dry hopping is done in primary
and I have not been displeased with the results so far. I use koppafloc in the boil and
isinglass in the...
Posted in thread: first cider problem! on 07-19-2013 at 09:00 AM
Yeast need oxygen, so maybe that is the issue here. Take the cap off and cover with tin foil
instead? I dont think I would cap fermenting bottles of cider. Even if its plastic, I wouldn't
want that pl...
Posted in thread: Letting wort stand overnight before the boil on 07-19-2013 at 08:55 AM
^^ This isn't a no chill method tho. This is a delayed boil. I think you would prolly be
alright. Not recommended of course, but likely ok. As you will be boiling everything the next
day, there wont b...
Posted in thread: Friends don't let friends brew bad beer. Share your bad recipes! on 07-19-2013 at 08:42 AM
I think you starting going wrong when you decided on making a lavender Pilsner. It went
downhill from there! ;) :D
Posted in thread: Cider already carbonated after 2 weeks in fermenter? on 07-19-2013 at 08:40 AM
I think I would heat it up before bottling. I wouldn't bottle anything that was actively
Posted in thread: Noob with questions -- First brew ever 1.090 on 06-30-2013 at 09:18 AM
Good work! Tackling such a big beer for your first attempt is certainly ambitious. I'm happy to
hear that you are pleased with the results so far. cheers!
Posted in thread: The time is here. First Brew on 06-30-2013 at 09:08 AM
Good work on taking the first step! If you have been reading the forums for 6+ months, then
your first beer will prolly turn out just fine. Enjoy!Cheers, HZ99
Posted in thread: Original Gravity Reading Question on 06-30-2013 at 09:04 AM
Readings are almost always off when you are using extract. Even if the reading is accurate, you
would have a hard time telling the difference b/w two beers with OG of 1.048 and 1.042.Have a