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Posted in thread: recurent infection problem on 07-24-2014 at 11:01 PM
The problem may be with the floating hop bag. Go over all your sanitation procedures and
equipment. If no fault is found there submerge the hop bag with sanitized weights for your next
brew which is d...
Posted in thread: recurent infection problem on 07-24-2014 at 10:57 PM
Much easier to just skip the bag altogether, IMO. If you tilt the carboy while you rack the
last bit of beer out, you won't lose any more beer than you would using the bag. Cold crashing
helps even fu...
Posted in thread: recurent infection problem on 07-23-2014 at 12:28 AM
Are all the hops from one supplier?Sent from my iPhone using Home BrewYes they are but
unfortunately in Ireland you don't have much choice. As there is only one with a decent
Posted in thread: recurent infection problem on 07-23-2014 at 12:11 AM
it is interesting that you are having this problem only with dry hopped beer and not the other
beers which seems to indicate that you are fine (as far as sanitation) up until the dry hopping
Posted in thread: recurent infection problem on 07-23-2014 at 12:10 AM
You could skip racking to secondary altogether. Just dry hop in primary. Do you sanitize the
instrument you use to open the bags of hops? You could also remove the muslin bag from the
equation. Just d...
Posted in thread: recurent infection problem on 07-22-2014 at 10:54 AM
I will replace the syphon hose but I use it also with other beers that are not dry hopped and
they turn up fine.
Posted in thread: recurent infection problem on 07-22-2014 at 09:22 AM
I have a problem with infection during the dry hopping stage. I don't know what to do anymore
to prevent it.When I move the beer in the secondary the beer is fine then I dry hop and several
Posted in thread: The Pious - Westvleteren 12 style quad - multiple on 03-22-2014 at 02:39 PM
I did enter the new world in the irish national homebrew competition and won a silver with a
score of 40. I also entered a blend of the new world and the traditional that scored 37 which
wa good enoug...
Posted in thread: is this a hot break or even past of a hot break? on 03-15-2014 at 01:13 PM
It is past the hot break as far a I can see.
Posted in thread: Chimay Premiere Clone (Red) on 09-19-2013 at 12:36 PM
I'm bottling the trial tomorrow.