Last Activity:08-21-2014 7:21 AM
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Posted in thread: Water, Yeast, Hops... book series, any good? on 08-21-2014 at 12:20 PM
I've gone through Yeast and Water. both read like a textbook and are geared more toward
commercial brewing, but I really enjoyed and got a lot out of Yeast (it helps that I have some
background in mic...
Posted in thread: Making Soda at Home - The Giveaway! on 08-20-2014 at 01:32 AM
sounds delicious, sign me up!
Posted in thread: Harvesting yeast from can - question on 08-17-2014 at 07:09 AM
ok I obviously misunderstood that you were propagating from cans, sorry. been spending too much
time on the wild/sour forum where people pitch dregs directly from bottles.you have the time
and the kno...
Posted in thread: Harvesting yeast from can - question on 08-16-2014 at 06:40 PM
are you brewing today? if so, you're going to want as much of that yeast as you can get, and
adding some 24-48 hours in won't really get you anywhere (growth phase should be just about
done at that po...
Posted in thread: Backsweeten After Kegged & Carbed? on 08-16-2014 at 06:22 PM
doesn't your sanke coupler have a pressure release on it? just yank on the ring until the
hissing stops and then pull the spear.I suggest making a little tea by steeping some orange
zest in warm sugar...
Posted in thread: Beer at work? on 08-15-2014 at 02:39 PM
I work at a brewpub, so drinking on the job is pretty much required. gotta know your product
:)I think most work environments should be beer friendly (not saying they are), unless there
are specific h...
Posted in thread: Rasberry Ale, Fruit in Primary vs Secondary on 08-07-2014 at 07:13 PM
Primary fermentation produces a lot of CO2, which will scrub aromatics from your beer. This is
why people dry hop - to add back some of those lost aromatics and boost the "nose" of a beer.
From what I...
Posted in thread: Growler Longevity on 07-21-2014 at 09:52 PM
meh, unless you're filling a cold growler with a counter pressure filler there's going to be
some oxidation and loss of carbonation. some people say weeks, but in my experience the beer
takes a hit in...
Posted in thread: HopHouse Brewing Supply Hops Giveaway - Open to All! on 07-15-2014 at 01:01 AM
would love this for a IIPA! count me in :)
Posted in thread: FastRack - FastFerment Giveaway - Open to all! on 07-04-2014 at 01:40 PM
Sweet, count me in!