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Posted in thread: malt chart on 09-24-2016 at 04:54 PM
Posted in thread: Brewferm Christmas confusing instructions on 09-18-2016 at 05:43 PM
Instructions for kits are often regarded as junk; however, take a look at these from Northern
Brewer ( Let the yeast do their job and you'll be all the happier.
Posted in thread: Brewferm Christmas confusing instructions on 09-18-2016 at 02:29 PM
Patience is certainly beneficial - search "bottle bombs". The traditional recommendation is to
let it ferment about two weeks. You'll want to test the specific gravity a couple days in a row
to make s...
Posted in thread: Lizard Tails, Mike the Headless Chicken, and other diversions on 09-14-2016 at 02:38 AM
The last of its kind.Cell culture techniques should allow one to grow clones of this. Regarding
dioecy, news stories suggest there are transitional procedures to help resolve.
Posted in thread: ABV Calculation on 08-27-2016 at 07:40 PM
Do the math, both work fine. I use the one which multiplies by 131.25.(1.036 - 1.011) x 131.25
= 3.3%[(1.036 - 1.011) x 1000] / 7.36 = 3.4%ETA: It works kind of like 20% of something can be
found by m...
Posted in thread: Blichmann patent on RIMS on 08-26-2016 at 07:19 PM
No, Brutus 20 *is* a two vessel system by definition, and a false bottom in the mash tun is
pretty standard equipment.Just thoughts I wanted to share, I'll back away from the thread.I
Posted in thread: Blichmann patent on RIMS on 08-26-2016 at 06:28 PM
On a side note, lots of crazy things can be patented - see this "animal toy".
Posted in thread: Blichmann patent on RIMS on 08-26-2016 at 06:26 PM
I'm neither a lawyer or a patent examiner, but have read through my share of patents. In
general I've observed circumvention of patents through the specific details which USPTO allowed
the inventors t...
Posted in thread: Steeping and Mashing and Sparging Im so Confused on 08-16-2016 at 12:04 AM
Posted in thread: Cottage House Saison on 08-14-2016 at 01:16 PM
Brewed this up yesterday and cannot wait to drink!