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Posted in thread: 2014 Hopslam search on 01-17-2014 at 02:06 PM
I got 2 cases last week and another yesterday. Seems like alot of places in Metro Detroit are
limiting to 1 or 2 6 packs per customer. At least Busch's is. They also seem to have the best
price, as fa...
Posted in thread: 2014 Hopslam search on 01-17-2014 at 12:06 PM
Snagged a case yesterday. In Livonia.Sent from my SCH-I545 using Home Brew mobile app
Posted in thread: Rapture Russian Imperial Stout on 01-03-2014 at 02:47 AM
My biggest beer yet is another stout with roughly 18 lbs of grain. This has 4 more...I'm using
a 10 gallon igloo cooler and I fly sparge any tips? I was at capacity during that batch. But
I'm dying to...
Posted in thread: winter brew cooling on 01-01-2014 at 10:06 PM
Pump was a success. It's the 1/6 hp Pacific hydrostar submersible pump. It melted the ice in
the bucket in the center pretty quickly so I need to hold it in order to not let it sink. But
the whole set...
Posted in thread: winter brew cooling on 12-31-2013 at 11:38 PM
I picked up a pump from harbor freight today and will use it tomorrow. I'm not stopping until
both batches are in fermenters. Gonna be cold and snowySent from my SCH-I545 using Home Brew
Posted in thread: winter brew cooling on 12-29-2013 at 11:27 PM
Let me know if that works. I was going to purchase a much larger pump at harbour freight so I
can brew on new yearsSent from my SCH-I545 using Home Brew mobile app
Posted in thread: winter brew cooling on 12-13-2013 at 05:22 PM
That is what I don't want to do(lug around boiling liquid in a kettle).The pump looks like it'd
work well though.
Posted in thread: winter brew cooling on 12-13-2013 at 12:11 AM
If you have an immersion chiller it's really easy to chill. Have a bucket half full of water
that you leave outside to freeze. On brew day top off with water and use an immersable pond
pump to circula...
Posted in thread: winter brew cooling on 12-12-2013 at 08:36 PM
So it's that time of year again and here in Michigan it's almost single digits. I've brewed on
semi comfortable days in years past without issues.I just moved into a new home and my wife
doesn't want ...
Posted in thread: Fly Sparge: To stir, or not to stir on 11-05-2013 at 08:52 PM
I've never stirred during my mash but I do stir when conversion has completed and just before
vorlauf. Then I let everything settle down and fly sparge for about an hour without disturbing
the grain b...