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Posted in thread: Muddy Creek Brewery: Hot Break! on 05-03-2016 at 04:46 AM
Last weekend was markedly better. 4 hours, 45 minutes.
Posted in thread: Metallic Taste After 1 Week in Corny Keg? on 04-27-2016 at 09:00 PM
Sanitizer is a wonderful thing, as long as you use it in the proper ratios. Overdo it and you
get some off-flavors that can significantly present themselves particularly in milder
products.Go ahead, a...
Posted in thread: Muddy Creek Brewery: Hot Break! on 04-27-2016 at 03:29 PM
We haven't used the CF chillers yet. We have a plate chiller that we use. We use the whirlpool
attachment to start cooling the wort a bit, but haven't toyed with the CF chillers yet. We'll
get to that...
Posted in thread: Muddy Creek Brewery: Hot Break! on 04-26-2016 at 09:43 PM
The large system uses cross circulation across the two mash tuns / brew kettles if you wish to
brew a "big batch". You can also brew two independent batches at the same time if you wish.
(That's one o...
Posted in thread: Muddy Creek Brewery: Hot Break! on 04-26-2016 at 06:08 PM
So, you all know we switched to a smaller more agile system. We've brewed on it twice now. The
first time was... a bit of a challenge. It was our first run and the system is completely
different from ...
Posted in thread: Muddy Creek Brewery: Hot Break! on 04-22-2016 at 09:08 PM
Really? I'm sure we saw more than a 1/2 bbl being served at each booth but of course each
brewery had several products. I wonder, brewfun - does somebody track stats for that sort of
thing because I w...
Posted in thread: Muddy Creek Brewery: Hot Break! on 04-22-2016 at 03:47 PM
Well, I'm pretty sure there's no problem getting volunteers to pour at the GABF, but again, one
has to consider the end-game.Now, getting all your beer TO Denver - that's a whole nother
problem. (See ...
Posted in thread: Gilded Goat Brewing Co. - Building a Brewery on 04-21-2016 at 08:04 PM
I was asking another brewer/owner about his business recently and he had no idea how many pints
he was selling per week. Not that he didn't just know of the top of his head, they weren't
Posted in thread: Muddy Creek Brewery: Hot Break! on 04-21-2016 at 03:50 PM
Yep, we'll go to the GABF again, although we won't be pouring at this one again. We aren't
quite ready to distribute regionally yet so it doesn't quite make sense for us to pour. Let's
say we poured a...
Posted in thread: Muddy Creek Brewery: Hot Break! on 04-20-2016 at 05:51 PM
Sweet Mother of God!What a day! We had some challenges. We did get through the brew day on the
new system though. I experienced the worst stuck mash I've ever seen in my freaking LIFE!
However we mana...