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Posted in thread: First IPA, Thoughts on hop schedule? on 11-06-2013 at 01:07 AM
You will get all sorts of flavor with flame out additions, not just aroma. A lot of
professional brewers are doing most of their hop additions in a whirlpool after the wort is
done boiling. This provi...
Posted in thread: SS Boil shield on a Blichmann kettle on 12-13-2012 at 08:18 PM
I was thinking about adding one of those stainless boil shields on the end of the diptube to
filter out the whole hops. My question to those that have one of these shields is do you think
they would b...
Posted in thread: 2 aerations, 2 empty tanks...this is getting pricey... on 08-30-2012 at 03:36 PM
I have the same system from Williams and have aerated at least 30 batches with one tank and it
is still going. I would say you either have a leak somewhere or your regulator isn't working
Posted in thread: What to put in a rum barrel? on 05-26-2012 at 05:03 PM
Here is the link to what was in it.
Posted in thread: What to put in a rum barrel? on 05-26-2012 at 05:01 PM
Oh, it is from a distillers rumble rum which is a medium honey and mission fig flavored rum.
Posted in thread: What to put in a rum barrel? on 05-26-2012 at 04:59 PM
I have a 5gal medium rum barrel. Any suggestions to what I should put in it? Originally I was
going to get a bourbon barrel and put a RIS in it, but it got changed and now I am not sure
what to use th...
Posted in thread: Ruthless Rye on 01-12-2012 at 03:27 PM
its on tap tonight at out local bar...i will try it out
Posted in thread: Stone Brewing tour on 12-30-2011 at 05:29 PM
I think everything about that brewery is awesome! My wife loves being there also.
Posted in thread: Yeast starter - should I pitch entire thing or just yeast sediment? on 12-28-2011 at 06:51 PM
Usually I make the starter a few days in advance on a stir plate. I let it settle overnight in
the refrigerator before brew day. I then bring it out and let it get up to pitching temp, then
Posted in thread: Mr.Beer Question. on 12-28-2011 at 06:18 PM
I'm not expecting to make a top notch beer first brew. But It says it's ready to bottle in 7
days but alot say to wait 14 then bottle and the wait another 14 days. I'm not going to rush
it. I've been ...