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Posted in thread: Galaxy IIPA - Final tweaking done, thoughts? on 08-17-2014 at 11:04 AM
I don't think there's any difference. DIPA = IIPA. Tripel and quad IPA? Never even heard of it.
I'd just call them IIPA'sTo me they should be used to describe different beers. DIPAs should
have a lot ...
Posted in thread: Letting fermentation complete in a starter on 08-10-2014 at 08:22 PM
Take it off the plate. Decant before pitching. If you can, remove the stir bar before crashing.
Otherwise it may be hard to separate the stir bar from the crashed yeast. Nothing bad will
Posted in thread: Need help cooling wort! on 08-04-2014 at 03:24 PM
I had the same problem yesterday only I went through 40 or so pounds of ice before giving up.
Posted in thread: Austin Homebrew Supply Greenbelt v. WLP001 - The experiment begins... on 08-04-2014 at 03:21 PM
Any thoughts, suggestions, etc.?Question: why copy this thread?
Posted in thread: Chill times repository on 08-03-2014 at 07:05 PM
I had few problems in the winter when ground water was much colder. If a plate chiller - or
something else - would reduce my chill times significantly I would consider buying one. But
90m+ to get down...
Posted in thread: Chill times repository on 08-03-2014 at 07:04 PM
It would be nice to have a thread where whoever wants to contribute can record how long it
takes to chill their beer from boil to knock out. Today I'm brewing a lager and so far it is
taking forever t...
Posted in thread: Hop Pests ID thread: Pics, descriptions and solutions on 05-30-2014 at 11:06 AM
I found these critters chewing holes in the leaves of my second-year plant. I believe it's the
caterpillar of the Eastern Comma butterfly, also known as the Hop Merchant. They hang out on
Posted in thread: Anybody have CTZ rhizomes/cuttings? on 05-22-2014 at 09:48 PM
I planted three Columbus rhizomes about a month ago and have seen no growth at all yet.
Unfortunately their patch of garden wasn't ready when I thought and they spent some time in the
fridge and seeme...
Posted in thread: Commercial Whirlpooling on 04-18-2014 at 09:09 PM
Generally a few minutes of active whirlpooling and then 20-40 minutes of rest time. Racking arm
is not necessary, there's just a hole or port on the side/bottom of the kettle.
Posted in thread: Thoughts on coleman xtreme 100qt cooler as a MLT on 04-15-2014 at 10:19 PM
Oh, wrt the drain channel: when I'm scooping out the grain it does seem like I have a fair
amount of liquid, but I've never used a different cooler so I'm not sure how standard it is. I