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Posted in thread: I need advice on Pliny The Elder on 02-15-2017 at 11:01 PM
Try turning on "partial mash" and then BIAB medium body. The BIAB part is for steeping the
crystal, which I recommend doing in a muslin bag.Since the grain bill is so simple in this
recipe, all you ha...
Posted in thread: I need advice on Pliny The Elder on 02-15-2017 at 12:01 AM
This guy has a great recipe for cloning Pliney, very easy to convert this to extract as well
looks very interesting - I think I'll give it a try. Since I've never been fortunate enough to
have an act...
Posted in thread: I need advice on Pliny The Elder on 02-14-2017 at 05:37 PM
Hi, I'm an extract brewer, and I'm planning to brew a Pliny The Elder clone next month. I see
More Beer and Adventures In Homebrewing (probably others as well) have clone kits for sale.
Does anyone kn...
Posted in thread: WY1764 - Refractometer Questions on 02-02-2017 at 02:03 AM
I realize airlock activity is not a great predictor of the actual fermentation, but it does
give me a fair idea. As of this evening - roughly five days after pitching, I've raised the
temp to 64 degre...
Posted in thread: WY1764 - Refractometer Questions on 02-01-2017 at 01:08 AM
The hydrometer will give you the most accurate reading but why are you taking a reading so
soon? Pull out your hydrometer at the end of next week and use it then. Otherwise you are just
opening the fe...
Posted in thread: WY1764 - Refractometer Questions on 01-31-2017 at 10:30 AM
I use the refractometer calculator on Northern Brewer's site. I started with a hydrometer, as
we all usually do. A couple of years ago I got an optical refractometer as a freebie from
Posted in thread: WY1764 - Refractometer Questions on 01-31-2017 at 01:57 AM
Hi,I brewed a Rogue Hazelnut Brown Nectar kit last Friday with Wyeast 1764 (Rogue Pacman). Per
the instructions, I pitched and held fermentation at 60 degrees. I had no airlock activity on
the first d...
Posted in thread: Second Steep - Good, Bad, No Effect? on 01-28-2017 at 02:23 PM
Thanks for all the great advice. The brown is bubbling away in the primary, so I'll see how it
comes out in a month or so.Thanks again!
Posted in thread: Second Steep - Good, Bad, No Effect? on 01-27-2017 at 03:20 PM
Hi,I'm brewing an extract kit for Rogue's Hazelnut Brown Nectar today. I have always brewed
extract, and I've been trying to improve my techniques.A few beers back I started heating my
kettle water to...
Posted in thread: Extract Kit - I need advice on the hops on 01-26-2017 at 01:31 AM
I get the same numbers you do. I'm not sure why they would recommend the hop timings they did.
To remedy, I would add 1/4oz of Northern Brewer at 60That sounds good. I get almost 28 IBU with