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Posted in thread: Krausen, Yummm Beer Foam! Where does it go? on 04-20-2015 at 06:06 PM
It falls to the bottom and is left behind when you rack your beer off the yeast.
Posted in thread: How do you serve your kegs at parties? on 04-20-2015 at 02:17 PM
I have a couple of those tubs and have served kegs out of them a few times now with no issues.
A keg and 20 lbs of ice for each tub will fill them up.
Posted in thread: Thermapen for mash temp - usage question on 04-19-2015 at 06:21 PM
Same here. Dip the probe and stir really well until the temp stabilizes, then cover.
Posted in thread: Northern Colorado-CMC group buy round 2 on 04-17-2015 at 02:58 PM
I'll be ready for more in a couple months.
Posted in thread: Lid wasnt sealed!!! on 04-17-2015 at 02:47 PM
I never seal mine either, because I can't get the dang things off even with the bucket lid
tool. The only caution I take is to not leave them in there too long after primary fermentation
is over, as s...
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping While Cold Crashing? on 04-17-2015 at 02:18 AM
You can dry hop when the beer is cold, but it will take quite a bit longer to achieve the same
level of flavor/aroma as room temp. You would be better off dry hopping for 4-5 days, then do
the cold cr...
Posted in thread: Corny can't hold a 5 gal brew!? on 04-17-2015 at 01:49 AM
If it's prehopped wort do you think there'd still be that much trub loss?A little less, but
there will still be a substantial yeast cake and possibly hot/cold break depending on how much
effort is mad...
Posted in thread: Corny can't hold a 5 gal brew!? on 04-17-2015 at 01:38 AM
But, really, 6.0 gallons into the fermenter is perfect for filling a 5 gallon keg. You'll lose
.5 gallon to trub and still have another .5 gallon to use as a buffer to keep your syphon out
of the yeas...
Posted in thread: Lid wasnt sealed!!! on 04-17-2015 at 01:29 AM
Can i expect any off flavours cuz of this or anything else if anyone knows.No. I never seal my
lid for primary, just let gravity keep it on.
Posted in thread: Corny can't hold a 5 gal brew!? on 04-17-2015 at 01:27 AM
The bucket has a graduated scale going up the side that clearly indicates each liter mark.Those
are notoriously inaccurate. Have you confirmed the accuracy of yours?Edit: Here's mine...