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Posted in thread: Some Rookie Mash Questions on 08-23-2013 at 05:04 PM
One thing that really helped raise my efficiency was double batch sparging. Ill figure out what
my total sparge volume should be, then divide that by 2. Each of those sparges are put in at
Posted in thread: Fermentation Question on 08-22-2013 at 06:10 PM
Don't forget to consider cold crashing that bad boy for a day or two before bottling.
Posted in thread: Beer still undercarbed after on week in bottle on 08-22-2013 at 06:03 PM
I've screwed up a lot of beer and it all was drinkable... well, except for the stuff that ended
up on the ceiling, wall, and carpet. Wife kept slapping me as I licked the wall. :D
Posted in thread: Kitchen brewing equipment on 07-17-2013 at 09:57 PM
If you're set on 1 gallong batches okay, but in my limited experience 5 gallons batches even
seem small. You'll be surprised how hard it will be to keep up with consumption. :D IMO there
is way too mu...
Posted in thread: Constant Fermentation Issues on 07-11-2013 at 09:29 PM
Sorry it has taken me so long to post the result. I just had a baby girl and I fogot how much
time the little ones take up. Eventually I did make it to the garage and brewed up a batch of
Ed Wort's Ha...
Posted in thread: Constant Fermentation Issues on 05-13-2013 at 03:43 PM
Yeast has been really fresh, typically a week or two old, but I've always wanted to give teh
US-05 a try since I never heard anyone have issues with that type.I will brew something simple
Posted in thread: Constant Fermentation Issues on 05-10-2013 at 07:22 PM
tre9er - do you think a bathtub full of water sitting around 68 would hold the internal temp of
the fermenting beer down as the yeast are doing their thing creating the heat or is that heat
Posted in thread: Constant Fermentation Issues on 05-09-2013 at 11:08 PM
Mash temps for my last brew were spot on. I have missed by two degrees in the past, but only on
the low side. You did get me thinking, how do you know if your thermometer is accurate. Mine
hits 213 wi...
Posted in thread: Thanks to all that helped me achieve this... on 05-09-2013 at 10:49 PM
First beer I've ever seen that you can hold sideways and stays in the glass. That's definitely
a keeper :)
Posted in thread: Constant Fermentation Issues on 05-09-2013 at 10:44 PM
Gents, I really am slow and can't seem to tackle this fermentation hurdle I keep running into.
I have brewed both Extract and All Grain brews and cannot get my beer to ferment down to the