Last Activity:11-26-2015 12:13 AM
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Posted in thread: "Yeast is Yeast" on 11-25-2015 at 04:20 AM
I saw this post on Mashable and of course immediately thought of beer...and also immediately
wanted to separate the two.This is going to happen, but not by me. So who will it be? Or has
this already b...
Posted in thread: Project: Mephistopheles on 11-22-2015 at 10:01 PM
I'm going to let it sit for a few months at least then keg/carb and counter pressure fill into
bottles. Ive got an ounce of boiled American oak sitting in bourbon, but I'm on the fence about
Posted in thread: Starter times? on 11-21-2015 at 07:40 PM
I use liquid yeast with a starter on a stir-plate.Typically I start the starter 48 hours before
pitch time. I use Mr.Malty's calculator to get the starter size. Then use this formula to
calculate how ...
Posted in thread: What are some of the mistakes you made...where your beer still turned out great! on 11-21-2015 at 07:22 PM
I've dropped a pressure relief stopper and the fermenter's gasket (I use the Blichmann 14.5 SS
Conical Ferminator). Once was right after pitching the yeast, another was 7 days into
fermentation. I use...
Posted in thread: New White Labs packaging? on 11-20-2015 at 02:55 PM
I felt the same way, until I realized the vials were just blanks for 2-liter soda bottles. :oOh
wow! Is that what they are? Ha!
Posted in thread: New White Labs packaging? on 11-18-2015 at 04:24 AM
I used the new packaging for the first time this past weekend. I used two packs of WLP002 in a
4-5L starter with stir plate (per MrMalty) for a 10-gallon batch of a 1.080 OG IPA.So far
Posted in thread: Buckets-O-StarSan vs Spray Bottle on 01-10-2015 at 04:04 PM
That is exactly what I have been doing for years. I've gone through numerous spray bottles, the
plastic trigger doesn't last long.I spray my 5L yeast flask, 14g SSC Fermentor (all parts
Posted in thread: BrewsBySmith 2 stage Fermentation Temperature Controller Giveaway! on 10-25-2014 at 02:43 AM
Posted in thread: Malt Conditioning... WOW it rocks! on 02-19-2014 at 05:21 AM
Less than 30 minutes. I'll have to try adding some time between conditioning and milling and
see if that helps. Thanks!Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Home Brew mobile app
Posted in thread: Malt Conditioning... WOW it rocks! on 02-19-2014 at 12:04 AM
It significantly cuts down on dust when I'm milling. Don't need to clean the mill at all. That
alone is worth it for me.How do you accomplish that? When I condition, that's when I need to
clean my mil...