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Posted in thread: Phenol/Chlorophenol Smell and Taste on 01-08-2015 at 09:25 PM
I finally figured out the culprit for this problem. It was simply the soaking of the oxidized
copper immersion chiller in the star San solution for too long. I assume most people sanitize
Posted in thread: How do I get rid of Hopshot residue in my tubing?!? on 01-05-2015 at 03:49 PM
I used 10 ml of hop-shot in my heady topper clone in addition to the 15 oz of late hops and dry
hops. Right now i'm 4-5 weeks in and my beer is green from all the hops! I really think the
recipe is to...
Posted in thread: Blichman Top Tier on 11-14-2014 at 09:37 PM
The block of wood isn't really necessary doing 5 gallon batches. When I do 10 gal batches I
slide it under the post when the stand is in place. Also it is perfectly level on my patio. I
use a bubble l...
Posted in thread: Leaf Hop Absorption Measured on 07-21-2014 at 02:59 PM
Just wanted to add my .02 cents. I made an IPA last night (7/20/14) and used 7 oz of dried
whole leaf hops that I ordered from Hopsdirect.com in 1 lb bags. They are very dry and absorbed
Posted in thread: Blichman Top Tier on 04-25-2014 at 03:02 PM
195458Threaded 1/2" casters in place and rated at 300 lbs each. This thing rolls like a champ.
I place a block of wood under the center post for support when in use. If you move your top
tier in and o...
Posted in thread: Cobb county brewer here, anyone else? on 04-09-2014 at 12:15 PM
Thanks bctdi. That is a good looking report. I need to put these numbers in my BeerSmith
program so I can start tweaking my water profiles. The first beer i brewed here was a blonde
ale and It was rea...
Posted in thread: Cobb county brewer here, anyone else? on 03-29-2014 at 02:00 PM
Has he committed to buying the whole lot? The reason I'm asking is i want to make a Founder's
Centennial IPA clone and I am having trouble getting whole centennial leaf hops. I could use
pellets but p...
Posted in thread: Cobb county brewer here, anyone else? on 03-29-2014 at 12:40 PM
I would be interested in the centennial and the cascade if you want to unload this weekend. I
am in east cobb near Terrell mill park. What are you asking per oz?Sent from my iPhone using
Posted in thread: Phenol/Chlorophenol Smell and Taste on 03-28-2014 at 08:24 PM
I would say its a very distinctive taste that is not pleasant at all. My palate is pretty good
but this off flavor punches your taste buds and lingers on the roof of your mouth as well as
the sides of...
Posted in thread: Phenol/Chlorophenol Smell and Taste on 03-27-2014 at 09:39 PM
I wanted to revist this thread I started some time ago. My previous assumption that my CO2 tank
was the culprit of my off flavor was completely wrong! I have since moved my brewing operation