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Posted in thread: Common Room ESB on 04-12-2014 at 03:17 PM
Brewing this recipe with maple sap. Sent from my iPhone using Home BrewVery cool! Are you using
it in place of all the water? What's its specific gravity? Let me know how it turns out!
Posted in thread: Common Room ESB on 02-25-2014 at 01:47 AM
Great looking recipe; planning to brew it this weekend but I have two quick questions for
KingBrianI and any others that have brewed it:Using BrewSmith, 1.5 oz of 5.5%AA EKG at FWH only
yields 18 IBUs...
Posted in thread: wort share contest + BIAB + beersmith help on 01-07-2014 at 12:27 AM
Cool math, I have never seen it added up like that before (still pretty new to this). Thanks
for the help!So shooting for a final gravity of 1.057 and 6 gallons, then I will need 57 X 6
Posted in thread: wort share contest + BIAB + beersmith help on 01-06-2014 at 08:09 PM
Alright, so based on this heap of junk, PLAN A is to do a BIAB using the 5 gallons of premade
wort, add 2.5 gallons of RO water, bring that up to strike temp of 154 for a mash temp of 152.
Add my addi...
Posted in thread: Common Room ESB on 01-05-2014 at 01:56 PM
I'm brewing this up today! Thanks for the great-looking recipe, and from a fellow Durmite.
KingBrianI, do you go to TRUB meetings? I was thinking of checking one out.Nope, I've never
been to one. Ther...
Posted in thread: Fireside Barleywine on 12-20-2013 at 05:46 PM
Would it be a good idea to put it in a bucket first then after a few months rack to a secondary
carboy?Yep, though theres no need to wait months. 2-4 weeks would be fine for primary.
Posted in thread: Fireside Barleywine on 12-20-2013 at 05:00 PM
I'm hoping to brew this on Sunday, but a quick question first.I'm new to Strong
Ales/Barleywines and I'm not sure how much krausen to expect. Would a 4 gallon batch in a 5
gallon carboy be a bit extre...
Posted in thread: Colored Yeast? on 11-13-2013 at 01:04 AM
I re-plated each of the samples onto new plates and streaked in such a way to hopefully isolate
some cells. I also took a look at each of them in my microscope and took some pictures. Holding
Posted in thread: Colored Yeast? on 11-12-2013 at 07:11 PM
Thanks for the info bestbuds! The media is 1.040 unhopped wort with 1.5% agar powder. I didn't
get around to looking at them under the microscope last night but I'll do it tonight and try to
Posted in thread: Colored Yeast? on 11-12-2013 at 01:36 AM
It's a mutation of sacch. Might still brew OK. Search fungal prion.I just did some quick
reading on fungal prions - very interesting. At least that seems to confirm that it is S.
cervisiea. That would...