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Posted in thread: Brewery Upgrade on 06-29-2015 at 03:11 PM
A couple queations:If you have a whirlpool arm, isn't the piping and inside of the pump hidden
from view? Do you attach and run the pump towards the end of the boil to ensure it's
sanitized?Does the I...
Posted in thread: Brewery Upgrade on 06-28-2015 at 06:13 PM
I force carb all of my beer in kegs, then bottle from kegs. As such, I already cold crash after
fermentation is complete (for lager and ale). I haven't ever used finings, would this clear up
Posted in thread: Brewery Upgrade on 06-28-2015 at 03:45 PM
I recently brewed a helles and got some nasty chill haze. Cloudy as all get out when cold and
crystal clear at room temperature. I have since looked at my brewery and decided I want to make
a few upgr...
Posted in thread: Dry-Hopped Pale Ale on 06-22-2015 at 02:51 PM
I've been reading up on WLP007 and it sounds like it produces a very dry beer. Should i bump up
the mash temp since I want a nice malty (not sweet though) backbone to this beer? I'd really
hate for it...
Posted in thread: Dry-Hopped Pale Ale on 06-17-2015 at 06:56 PM
Thanks for the suggestions! I'm looking forward to brewing this.
Posted in thread: Dry-Hopped Pale Ale on 06-15-2015 at 02:51 PM
Is there any reason to stagger the hops additions and say add the cascade at 15 and 5 and the
topaz at 10 and 0. Or does that needlessly complicate things?For dry hopping, is it standard to
hop with o...
Posted in thread: Dry-Hopped Pale Ale on 06-14-2015 at 07:34 PM
I'm planning my first dry-hopped pale ale. Unfortunately, I haven't done really any hoppy ales
(I've been enjoying German and British styles) so I'm a little out of my depth and was hoping
to get some...
Posted in thread: Fermenter Spigot on 05-07-2015 at 10:57 PM
To be honest, when I was saying "spigot" I forgot they aren't ball valves. So yeah they might
be a bit cheaper than I was thinking. But I've heard good things from people who have done this
with a goo...
Posted in thread: Fermenter Spigot on 05-07-2015 at 04:57 PM
I guess that's my question. How low is too low? I am willing to tilt a bit, if needed towards
the end, but I'm tired of using the autosiphon. I was thinking of starting to use a conical,
but that seem...
Posted in thread: Fermenter Spigot on 05-07-2015 at 04:01 PM
I'm looking to add a spigot to my fermenter bucket. However, I'm at a loss when it comes to the
height of the install. I've seen people say to use a bottling bucket and to install 2" from the