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Posted in thread: Top off water impact on IBU? on 08-29-2015 at 07:00 PM
Slightly over-boiling is no big deal actually, it happens to a lot of brewers until they get
their equipment dialed in. IMHO having slightly less than my initial targeted volume-meaning I
need to top ...
Posted in thread: Using Concentrate as Primer on 08-28-2015 at 03:25 PM
Fizzy dry cider, no problem. Sweet still cider, no problem. Sweet fizzy cider, time to start
doing research. It isn't technically difficult to make a sweet fizzy cider, you need to be
really hands on ...
Posted in thread: Pappy`s Pub Cider on 08-27-2015 at 08:56 PM
Please forgive me if I have missed something... If your fermentation is done prime and bottle.
If you are trying for sweet and fizzy cider, that is a whole different animal; in my opinion
Posted in thread: Electric smoker? on 08-25-2015 at 02:39 PM
I am not trying to be an a$$ here, what is your budget? You might start looking at the
Masterbuilt electrics, and work your way up to the Smoke Vault series dollar wise. Neither
smoker is perfect, but...
Posted in thread: Low ABV ... whyyyyy on 08-25-2015 at 12:43 AM
Is it possible your thermometer is wrong and your mash temperature is too high?
Posted in thread: New cider guy with various questions on 08-24-2015 at 02:56 PM
1) When the hydrometer reads the same three days apart, then fermentation should be finished.
You don't mention you are trying to carbonate your cider, so canning jars will be alright for
that. You co...
Posted in thread: IPAs having alot of sludge into fermenter? on 08-23-2015 at 03:58 AM
As long as we bottle carbonate there will always be something in the bottoms of our bottles.
Posted in thread: New harddrive on 08-23-2015 at 02:44 AM
I am, looking for the name of the free software I used to migrate from HDD to SSD. It was a
little slow, but it worked flawlessly.EaseUS TODO Backup and EaseUS Partition.I realize this is
Posted in thread: Dog name suggestions on 08-21-2015 at 01:45 AM
I too love German Sheppards, but my family has lost too many family members to hip dysplasia.
Many years ago I lost my Dobie girl Brandy to cancer; my wife of 5 years knew how much it still
hurt from ...
Posted in thread: Honey Peach Cider on 08-20-2015 at 10:41 PM
I have only had one bottle blow during pasteurizing and that was in the dishwasher; I figured
it was a weak bottle. Stove top only for me ever since. I still hear glass moving around in the