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Posted in thread: Cream of Three Crops (Cream Ale) on 07-07-2015 at 01:40 AM
I brewed this Last Friday. Hit 80% mash efficiency for the first time and I was pumped. Mashed
a little lower than I wanted. I ended up with 5 gallons in the fermenter at 1.052. I used 1056
and it is ...
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Posted in thread: Samhain Pumpkin Ale on 11-04-2014 at 02:33 AM
I brewed this around Labor Day and even after 3 weeks in the bottle it tasted great. Color is
amazing. Love this recipe. Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
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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...