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Posted in thread: Beersmith Weirdness-disappearing ingredients on 03-17-2014 at 02:24 AM
So all my ingredients have disappeared in Beersmith. I open a recipe, go to the brewsheet and
everything is normal. Ingredients are listed as they should be.I go to the 'recipe view' page
where you ed...
Posted in thread: Quick response: hops for am. wheat? (Mt. hood vs. Czech Saaz vs. ?) on 12-02-2013 at 02:27 AM
I like tettnanger and hallertauer in my wheats.
Posted in thread: Getting wort from kettle to carboy! on 11-25-2013 at 03:45 PM
I have a bunch of big stainless tea balls. They're about the size of a softball. They keep
probably 75% of the pellet hops inside. I also have a bazooka tube as well, and with pellet
hops it still clo...
Posted in thread: How much conversion takes place within the first few minutes of a mash? on 11-24-2013 at 08:32 PM
Jamil says something like 80-90% of conversion happends in the first couple of minutes.This is
what I figured.
Posted in thread: How much conversion takes place within the first few minutes of a mash? on 11-23-2013 at 08:10 PM
I initially missed my mash temp last batch. I was too hot (+4 degrees), so I added a hand full
of ice. It wasn't enough, so I added more. Then I was a few degrees too low (-2 degrees) so I
Posted in thread: Doing 1st 10 gallon batch next weekend... on 03-19-2013 at 12:50 AM
I use a 10 gallon cooler, and I max out at 23lbs. That leaves just enough room in the mash tun
to stir with out spilling. You may be able to squeeze in 24lbs, but you will be mashing a
little thick an...
Posted in thread: How to keep my bazooka tube from getting clogged? on 03-04-2013 at 02:12 AM
I have a hop spider and have used it for years. I'll just go back to that and ditch the bazooka
Posted in thread: How to keep my bazooka tube from getting clogged? on 03-03-2013 at 08:57 PM
I recently upgraded to a 15 gallon boil pot. I added a valve and a bazooka tube. I've made two
batches...a 5 gal batch with 1 oz of pellet hops, and a 10 gal batch with 4 oz of pellet hops.
Posted in thread: I need some input on an American Pils recipe on 01-20-2013 at 05:39 PM
Thanks for the input. I think I am scrapping the pils idea and will make my friend a cream ale
instead. I will be doing all the 'work' so it won't technically be his first batch. He just
gets to see t...
Posted in thread: I need some input on an American Pils recipe on 01-19-2013 at 05:53 PM
Nothing? How about the yeast?