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Posted in thread: WLP005 finished below target gravity on 08-27-2015 at 03:16 PM
Agreed with the above post. Another set of questions:1) Did you take any measure to aerate such
as pure o2 through diffusion stone, slosh around the wort for a while, or some other type of
Posted in thread: Confused about my Ward's water report on 08-26-2015 at 05:49 PM
Like the guy said above, do you have a water softener? Anyway, never fear. A lot of grocery
stores and wal-mart sell RO water on the cheap.
Posted in thread: Another Carboy Horror Story on 08-25-2015 at 07:05 PM
Yah, I'm pretty paranoid about never setting my glass carboys directly onto a hard surface. In
my basement, they sit on wooden shelves for storage. When racking from the kettle in my garage,
I set the...
Posted in thread: Another Carboy Horror Story on 08-25-2015 at 03:21 PM
OK, noob here. I've just started using a 5 gal glass carboy and planned on cold crashing in it
this weekend... Should I just rack into the keg and crash there?I am guessing you will be OK
because you ...
Posted in thread: Low ABV ... whyyyyy on 08-25-2015 at 02:24 PM
After reviewing everything, I'm going to go with -- make sure you thermometer and
hydrometer/refractometer are accurate and calibrated. If you are using a cheap dial thermometer
you are almost guarant...
Posted in thread: Help! tired of chucking beer... on 08-24-2015 at 05:45 PM
I just have to ask, why aren't you following the direction printed on the bottle of star-san
and using at the proper concentration? You need 5 mL of star-san for every 1 gallon of water.
One TBS is ap...
Posted in thread: wheat pale hybrid on 08-20-2015 at 03:06 PM
looks good to me! probably get something akin to a White Pale Ale
Posted in thread: Anyone else annoyed with newer breweries using cans? on 08-20-2015 at 02:35 PM
All the new craft breweries in my state use cans instead of bottles this sucks! Now I have to
choose between supporting local breweries and bottling from my keg which I do quite often. When
touring a ...
Posted in thread: First Batch - Didn't Rock After Pitching Yeast on 08-18-2015 at 06:07 PM
I have never mixed in the yeast. When you sprinkle dry yeast on the surface it is best to let
it hydrate itself, do not mix it in. With rehydrated or liquid yeast it sinks down into the
wort when pour...
Posted in thread: R.I.P., My Friends on 08-13-2015 at 06:48 PM
^^ WLP002 always reminds me of egg drop soup