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Posted in thread: New product for yeast starters... "airotop" on 06-06-2011 at 10:07 PM
Saw these at a scientific conference today. They are a sterile, disposable, gas-permeable 0.2
micron filter top for culture flasks.I'll be ordering some as soon as I get home.
Posted in thread: Tell us what your first beer was on 05-17-2011 at 02:21 PM
Posted in thread: Gotta watch that WLP400, it's a sneaky one on 05-16-2011 at 06:50 PM
I've had WLP400 finish up with three inches of krausen still sitting on top. I snuck in for a
gravity reading and was at my anticipated FG, so I racked it. Within minutes the krausen had
Posted in thread: I need to vent a little about some of the post on 05-16-2011 at 02:24 PM
Waste. Of. Time. I want my 3 minutes back.Ranting about ranting will DEFINITELY fix the
problem. yup.You read really slow. It took me probably 15 seconds to read the thread up to your
reply. Do your l...
Posted in thread: Cold-conditioning the Big Brew Wit on 05-16-2011 at 02:18 PM
All:The big brew wit recipe called for a 1 week fermentation at 73, 24 hours at 50, and a 10-14
day lagering at 34.This is a strange temperature regime to me. I've done a number of excellent
Posted in thread: Beer to celebrate birth of my new baby. on 05-06-2011 at 07:42 PM
I did a big barleywine right after my son was born. I had one on his 6 month birthday (had to
test it, right?) and one on his first birthday. I will have another one on each of his
birthdays, and a fe...
Posted in thread: Big Brew in Northern WV on 04-28-2011 at 06:15 PM
the Morgantown Area Society of Homebrewers (MASH) will be hosting a Big Brew event on National
Homebrew Day.We anticipate having at least a dozen brewers at our event, along with plenty of
brews and f...
Posted in thread: Local wildflower honey in beer... on 04-28-2011 at 02:53 AM
I appreciate all the feedback. I have decided to go middle of the road and add the honey during
my wort chilling cycle, probably around 100 F. I want it in there for the vigorous primary
Posted in thread: AHA Big Brew May 7th - National Homebrew Day on 04-26-2011 at 05:59 PM
I'll be doing the big brew Wit using a local additive I found.
Posted in thread: Local wildflower honey in beer... on 04-26-2011 at 05:58 PM
All, I'm going to use a local wildflower honey in my Big Brew witbier. I purchased two pounds
of the honey, and it has the most lovely light, fruity flavors that I want to preserve.I was
thinking of a...