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Posted in thread: Motorized Grain Mills: Time to show them off! on 08-21-2016 at 02:31 PM
Where did you source the explosion proof motor? I'm curious how many folks have actually had a
motor explode on them in this application doing small homebrew batches on DIY systems.TD
Posted in thread: Figs and Beer on 08-15-2016 at 03:25 PM
Figs will complement a Belgian Dark or Dubble nicely. Use a yeast such as WY 1762, include some
Special B in the grist, and some dark candi syrup in the boil. You may want to consider drying
the figs ...
Posted in thread: Figs and Beer on 08-13-2016 at 11:56 PM
HowdyI planted a Fig tree (Black Mission) in my yard. Tonight I ate the first figs from it
since planting. It is still very small. I searched the recipe section (not too deeply) and was
wondering if t...
Posted in thread: Coffee: Ingredients, Roasting, Grinding, Brewing, and Tasting on 08-13-2016 at 07:14 PM
I wet the coffee with just a little bit of water so it was all damp before I let the drip
machine start to brew in our hotel room. Haven't got the pour over yet. The burundi coffee is
Posted in thread: Coffee: Ingredients, Roasting, Grinding, Brewing, and Tasting on 08-13-2016 at 07:07 PM
Sometimes when I make espresso, I think especially with east African beans, my cup is full on
12 secs and its half crema.Is it the beans? or something else? I'm tamping hard and the grind
is good. I c...
Posted in thread: Air lock suck in chilled fermenter on 08-12-2016 at 05:48 PM
Thanks. I have the TC version Blichmann... Which has threaded fittings,so what's the point. I
have the TC blowoff adapter too, and they also sell weld less bulkhead TC ports, but I'd need
to drill ano...
Posted in thread: three hour boil scottish ale on 08-12-2016 at 01:09 PM
Does anybody know the FG for ballast point piper down??Thanks!TD
Posted in thread: Air lock suck in chilled fermenter on 08-12-2016 at 01:08 PM
What type of fermenters are you using now tricky? Do you still have the plastic ones or did you
switch to stainless?I have two: Blichmann 14 gallon, brewers hardware 15 gallon jacketed. I
wrapped a co...
Posted in thread: Air lock suck in chilled fermenter on 08-12-2016 at 12:41 AM
Positive pressure after the fermentation is done.How do you accomplish this?Also, how to
prevent the problem I posed, which happens before you even pitch.TD
Posted in thread: Air lock suck in chilled fermenter on 08-12-2016 at 12:40 AM
Someone had posted about using a hose-barbed HEPA filter on their fermenter while doing "no
chill" brewing.https://www.amazon.com/Hepa-Sanitary-Air-Filter-line/dp/B00QXRD3SABut without