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Posted in thread: Gushers at competition on 12-22-2014 at 04:56 PM
If the beer wasn't fully fermented and you kept all the bottles in the fridge before you
shipped them, it is very possible that the beer fermented some more when the temp got raised.If
you want to tes...
Posted in thread: Brewing on Chrismas Day. on 12-21-2014 at 11:37 PM
I'm planning on brewing Boxing Day. A friend has an open house Christmas Day so t will depend
on if I have a hangover or not.
Posted in thread: how long should fly sparge take on 12-15-2014 at 06:51 PM
Personally, I think you should sparge for as long as you want. It's a tradeoff between your
time and your money. A faster sparge will save you time, a slower one will extract more sugar
from your grai...
Posted in thread: Kansas City Homebrewing on 12-15-2014 at 06:43 PM
Check out the Kansas City Bier Meisters
Posted in thread: Announcing My Brewery - Hailstorm Brewing Co on 12-14-2014 at 04:39 PM
I just read this thread. I'll have to stop by the next time I'm home to visit my Mom.
Posted in thread: Brew Bucket by SS Brewing Technologies on 12-10-2014 at 07:15 PM
Has anybody come up with a better solution to seal the valve, i.e. thicker o-rings, flat
o-rings? I like my Brew Bucket, but getting it to seal is a PITA. Too loose and it leaks, too
tight and it leak...
Posted in thread: Anyone know where I can find this fitting to turn my water filter into a beer filter? on 12-02-2014 at 09:45 PM
This thread gives the fittings:
Posted in thread: Digital Hydrometer Recommendations? on 12-02-2014 at 09:34 PM
so do you find the same readings on the hydrometer and refractometer at the end of the brew
day?They're usually a couple of points different. But close enough. But I probably should make
sure my hydro...
Posted in thread: Digital Hydrometer Recommendations? on 12-02-2014 at 07:06 PM
Now that I know you're talking about digital refractometers, I can respond.My wife got this for
me for Christmas last year: love it during the brew day, although I always take a hydrometer
Posted in thread: Aging beer - 365 days at 3C same as 3 days at 30C? on 11-30-2014 at 03:28 PM
I doubt it. Are you talking about lagers or ales. Generally, beers will age faster at warmer
temps.As far as lagers go, if 3 days at 30 was all it took, that's all the big boys would do.