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Posted in thread: Fiji water brew on 09-03-2015 at 07:24 PM
Even if it's not full of farm runoff, etc, it could still have super high levels of
bicarbonate/sodium/iron/whatever that will make it unsuitable for brewing. It can be safe to
drink and simultaneousl...
Posted in thread: Fiji water brew on 09-03-2015 at 02:12 PM
And keep in mind there's nothing special about "spring" water that automatically makes it
suitable for brewing.
Posted in thread: Fiji water brew on 09-02-2015 at 03:38 PM
I googled the cost per gallon of Fiji water. A batch-sized purchase of this water would cost
more than double what I pay for all other ingredients combined.
Posted in thread: Dunkels Weissbier suggestions on 09-02-2015 at 03:29 PM
That's pretty much exactly what I do for my dunkelweizens, except I don't use carawheat and I
add about 2 oz of dehusked Carafa III for color. I also only have a 60 minute addition. I use
3068 and I g...
Posted in thread: Ashes from grill/smoker on 09-02-2015 at 03:15 PM
I put it in a one of those galvanized metal buckets (with an airtight lid) that you can get at
Home Depot. When it's mostly full, I carefully dump it into a plastic garbage bag and toss it
in the tras...
Posted in thread: Fiji water brew on 09-02-2015 at 03:12 PM
You are far, far, far better off to bring a fermenter to The grocery store and fill it up at
the distilled water machine for 32 cents a gallon, then add an appropriate mix of minerals and
salts. Fiji ...
Posted in thread: Cottage House Saison on 08-31-2015 at 11:49 PM
Just chiming in here - I have this in a keg right now and it is so, so, so freakin' good. And
it pairs beautifully with everything. Awesome.
Posted in thread: Really clogged diptube on 08-31-2015 at 08:05 PM
How about an extra long, skinny drill bit?
Posted in thread: Really clogged diptube on 08-31-2015 at 06:17 PM
Worst case scenario is you turn it into an "in-law dip tube."
Posted in thread: A spider in my wort-names? on 08-31-2015 at 06:01 PM