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Posted in thread: Oro de Calabaza clone on 09-15-2014 at 02:16 AM
Ron Jeffries is a big fan of sugars. Listen to his interviews on Can You Brew It. The Bam
recipe is great for low abv saison, albeit sugar free, but he talks about sugars a bit in the
Posted in thread: Craft Beer MAW on 09-15-2014 at 01:49 AM
Thought I was going to get back in the mix there. Maybe next time.
Posted in thread: Bottling fruited sours / questions on 09-09-2014 at 02:33 PM
You add gelatin to cold beer and that's it. You don't have to add anything else and I don't
think you want to take it out of the fridge until it's cleared. I also have my doubts that
gelatin will be e...
Posted in thread: How many gallons in a 6.5 carboy ? on 09-04-2014 at 10:55 AM
Are you asking how much headspace you need to keep your beer from overflowing when it ferments?
That will vary greatly depending on the yeast, wort, temperature, and other factors. I try and
Posted in thread: Created extract with vodka and nuts on 09-04-2014 at 10:51 AM
I'd say add a good bit more vodka.Not to nit pick, but I believe what you're making is called a
tincture. If you can get it Everclear is even better for making tinctures.No to nit pick, but I
Posted in thread: Dry Hop in Primary on 09-02-2014 at 10:05 PM
You can add the pellets directly, but you will need to use something on your siphon to strain
them out. Most people use a one gallon paint strainer bag tied on with fishing line or similar.
Posted in thread: Pellicle Photo Collection on 09-01-2014 at 10:30 AM
The "sour" tastes great with a bit of brett showing already. My concern though, is really what
is going on with my "clean" beer a few posts up with the beautiful white pellicle on it?What
exactly are ...
Posted in thread: Is my belgian a goner? Infected? Pics attached on 08-26-2014 at 08:37 PM
To me it looks like transferring the wort kicked the yeast up and restarted your stuck ferment.
If it starts to develop a film or snot bubbles, you've got a problem.
Posted in thread: Yeast Nutrients--Poisonous? on 08-26-2014 at 05:51 PM
Depends on what you mean by yeast nutrient. If it was DAP, that's probably not good. Here's the
data sheet.I would think a veterinarian would be a much better source of information than an
Posted in thread: Pressure Canner for Cooking on 08-26-2014 at 03:47 PM
Unless you are cooking for an army or want to can 4oz jars of wort, you aren't going to be able
to use one pressure cooker for both things,