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Posted in thread: BrewHardware Giveaway! on 09-21-2012 at 06:48 PM
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Posted in thread: Lager Fermentation Question on 06-10-2012 at 11:34 PM
Is there a particular type of thermometer you'd recommend? I have a dial thermometer and a
floating one but the floater reads boiling water 20-30 degrees low. My dial isn't super
accurate either despi...
Posted in thread: Lager Fermentation Question on 06-10-2012 at 08:39 PM
Great, thanks for the help. I'm going to buy a digital thermometer before my next round of
brews so this isn't an issue again. I'll let you know how it turns out!
Posted in thread: Lager Fermentation Question on 06-10-2012 at 07:42 PM
Ahhhh I bet that's it. I had some thermometer issues during the mash and my temps did get a bit
higher than 152. So did I extract unfermentable sugars during the mash? That's a bummer if so.
Should I ...
Posted in thread: Lager Fermentation Question on 06-10-2012 at 07:22 PM
9lbs pilsner1.5 lbs Munich.5 lb CarapilsIt was from an all grain kit from Grape and Granary. I
did check the hydrometer in water and it read at 1.000. I'm scratching my head.
Posted in thread: Lager Fermentation Question on 06-10-2012 at 07:07 PM
I brewed my first lager on Memorial Day, a Dortmunder Export. OG was 1.053. I made an extra
large starter with 2 packs of 2206 (I used a 2L flask and half gallon growler jug). I pitched
right around 5...
Posted in thread: Hops Question on 03-27-2012 at 10:25 PM
I'm brewing an IPA this weekend and I was originally going to use Columbus hops for buttering
and Centennial towards the end of the boil and then dry hop with more Columbus. It was going to
look like ...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2012 Big Giveaway on 02-13-2012 at 01:59 AM
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Posted in thread: First AG Brew Day on 02-12-2012 at 06:24 PM
Sorry to start a new thread, but I brewed my first AG beer yesterday and thanks to all the
information I've absorbed from these boards, the day went really really well. I brewed an Amber
Ale kit from ...
Posted in thread: Chest Freezer/Garage Question on 01-24-2012 at 01:06 AM
Hi everyone,I've got an old chest freezer in the garage that SWMBO is willing to let me convert
into a lagering/fermentation vessel. I'm planning on buying a temperature control device to let