Last Activity:09-28-2016 12:50 PM
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Posted in thread: Liquor laws. Whats up with that? on 09-28-2016 at 06:03 PM
You think some states are bad, get a load of this bull**** in my home state of PA. I have a
good friend who works in Liquor Enforcement and he talks about it all the time how the laws are
Posted in thread: Can Fusels Be Caused By Secondary Ferm? on 09-27-2016 at 12:01 PM
Hmmmm, I'm at a loss, I've used Nottingham a few times and never had an issue like this.My
preference is to lightly boil/simmer anything that will be going into the secondary but I can't
really say if...
Posted in thread: Secondary sugars affecting priming sugar calculations on 09-26-2016 at 06:03 PM
Yep, threw entire box right in (in a boiled/sterlized mesh muslin bag)... same idea as Ballast
Point's Victory at Cereal (which, from their own mouths, is added directly to secondary with no
Posted in thread: Secondary sugars affecting priming sugar calculations on 09-26-2016 at 05:54 PM
Wait, u added the cereal dry to the secondary? If that's the case, you may be set up for an
infection. Any fruit or stuff added for secondary fermentation is normally boiled/simmered so
it kills anyth...
Posted in thread: fermentation smells like cooked corn on 09-26-2016 at 05:47 PM
Eggs/sulfur are also referred to as the chemical name of hydrogen sulfide and are yeast
related. DMS being Dimethyl Sulfide which deals with the malt. You can prevent the DMS/Corn
smell, the sulfur sm...
Posted in thread: fermentation smells like cooked corn on 09-26-2016 at 04:08 PM
perfectly normal, its DMS. Extend your boil next time to 90 minutes or more and it shouldn't
Posted in thread: Small Batch Kettle Size on 09-26-2016 at 02:46 PM
More importantly is your stovetop electric or gas? Its gonna take quite awhile to get 5+
gallons of water boiling on an electric stovetop. I've done 4 gallons on my electric and it
took quite awhile t...
Posted in thread: For some, it's all about the gadgets.... on 09-26-2016 at 01:03 PM
Go buy one of those Brew Nannies! got everything you want and more (Or will have once they
start shipping units...)But does it have Bluetooth? :confused:
Posted in thread: Can Fusels Be Caused By Secondary Ferm? on 09-26-2016 at 12:44 PM
Theres a chance other things were masking those when you tasted it after primary and when it
cleaned up in secondary they became more prominent. What strain did you use?
Posted in thread: For some, it's all about the gadgets.... on 09-26-2016 at 12:39 PM
Eff that, I want a sensor to graph/timeline the sugar decrease/alcohol increase.And I want it
automated, with a live feed camera that I can share to my IG/Facebook feed and I wanna do with