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Posted in thread: New Temperature controller (Brewbit) on 09-06-2016 at 04:04 PM
I guess I'll call off today's brewing. I have an old 2-stage controller that I could hook up,
but I don't want to go to all the hassle of mounting it and running probe wires through the
freezer lid's ...
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 08-15-2016 at 03:49 AM
I'm in! Thanks for the chance Spike Brewing and HBS.com :mug:!
Posted in thread: Don't Do That. on 03-28-2016 at 12:19 AM
Wake your 3 month old while prepping a starter and boiling over because pot is way too small.
Any suggestions to clean the burnt stuff off the glass stove top?Lay paper towels over it,
drench paper to...
Posted in thread: Don't Do That. on 03-22-2016 at 01:02 AM
Not really impactful but...Decided to brew (do that!) and get out the grains, mill, drill, etc.
Run all the grains through the mill and...not crushed. Nothing. Tinker with the gap and
Posted in thread: Oskar Blues Recipes on 03-09-2016 at 12:42 AM
I brewed 6 gallons of the Old Chub clone recipe 2 months ago. I aimed for 8%ABV and 25 IBUs via
Tinseth in BeerSmith. OG was 1.081, FG 1.020, so 8%ABV I racked 5 gallons into a carboy with
oak cubes a...
Posted in thread: How Rye I Am (Rye Saison) - 2011 - 1st Place Best of Show - HBT Comp on 01-25-2016 at 03:23 AM
Just tapped a keg of this that I aged 8 months with brett brux and it is excellent. I also
really liked it fresh. Great recipe! :mug:
Posted in thread: Don't Do That. on 01-24-2016 at 04:37 AM
Cheap out and get a plastic hose Y for your brew room water supply. I'm just glad I was in the
room when the damn thing blew apart today!Cheaping out on critical parts....don't do that!
Posted in thread: Don't Do That. on 01-19-2016 at 01:59 AM
Mash in WELL above your usual strike temperature and quietly think to yourself, "Ehhhhh, it'll
be okay."Yup. Don't do that.Sure high heat kills enzymes....but only the weak ones