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Posted in thread: Is there a good way to preserve malts? on 03-20-2013 at 08:43 PM
I've been weighing my options, and I think the vittles vault solution is a bit over the top.
Seems pails from Home Depot and a lid with a gasket would suffice, and is significantly
cheaper. This sound...
Posted in thread: Acidualted Malt on 03-19-2013 at 08:46 PM
Is this used merely to balance pH? Little else?Going to be making lagers and pilsners for the
next 18 months and wondering if I should grab this in bulk.
Posted in thread: Is there a good way to preserve malts? on 03-16-2013 at 02:54 AM
Check Amazon or Walmart for Vittles Vaults. A lot of people use those for grain
Posted in thread: Is there a good way to preserve malts? on 03-16-2013 at 01:55 AM
Where are you getting the grain from? In Ontario?Yea, 55lb bulk bags from G & P
Posted in thread: Is there a good way to preserve malts? on 03-15-2013 at 10:28 PM
I'm going to be buying some serious bulk (300lbs) of malt. The expiry on the bags is quite long
(two or three years I forget), but this changes when you open a bag, and even with changing
climates. I ...
Posted in thread: best place for supplies: Canada on 03-15-2013 at 09:52 PM
G & P in fergus55lb bags starting at $40 for cndn 2 row to $60 for organicsit's worth the drive
to fergus :) The lhbs will hate me for sharing this. Cash n carry open only on weekdays
Posted in thread: How do you bottle condition lagers? on 03-07-2013 at 12:49 AM
What's the point of Step 7? You are already going to be carbed, no real need to condition at
room temp at that point. The beer will condition just fine during the two months at room
temp.Be REALLY car...
Posted in thread: SCOBYs Are Useless on 03-07-2013 at 12:46 AM
Nice thing about KT is you can be super lazy let it sit for months, drain the vinegar/liquid
completely, add starter and you're good to go
Posted in thread: How do you bottle condition lagers? on 03-05-2013 at 04:11 PM
Why not force carb it in the keg? It can lager for that time even under pressure. You only need
a few psi during the lagering period if you don't want to carb it right away.Because this batch
is a qui...
Posted in thread: So, how bad did my Johnson Controller screw me? on 03-04-2013 at 11:38 PM
Pitch some more if you can? Otherwise just wait. Left with those options I'd pitch more if I
were able to. Yes, the cold shut them down. Someone else can weigh in as to if that will stall
it for longe...