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Posted in thread: Spent Grain - Bread on 07-08-2010 at 01:08 AM
My question is has anyone tried to freeze the dough or the bread to use for later? I would like
to keep some on hand ready to go but would like to avoid the hassle of full on cooking bread
every few d...
Posted in thread: Can You Brew It recipe for Green Flash West Coast IPA on 04-29-2010 at 04:27 AM
I hope he doesn't mean the Santa Cruz in northern CA, because our water is terrible. I would
brew with straight SC water if someone paid me to. Well, I would, but remove any possibility it
could be tr...
Posted in thread: Spent Grain - Bread on 04-24-2010 at 12:03 AM
Yeah, increasing the amount of flour is the way to go. My standard when using spent grains I
haven't baked with before (after trying it standard, i adjust the flour and add adjuncts to
compliment) is ...
Posted in thread: Spent Grain - Bread on 04-23-2010 at 10:05 PM
I've been using this recipe as my starting point for spent grain bread, but my only
question/ponderer is about the spent grains. The first time I found there wasn't nearly enough
dry flour to give the...
Posted in thread: Iodophor pain... on 11-04-2009 at 11:21 PM
Iodine has been used as a disinfectant for wounds forever. And yes, it does sting like hell.The
problem is that iodophor and other iodine solutions are not the same. Iodine in iodophor has
been bound ...
Posted in thread: Iodophor pain... on 11-04-2009 at 10:12 PM
A while back I stuck my hand into a bucket filled with iodophor treated water after sanitizing
a few things, and there was some stinging on couple small wounds I had. A friend assures me
that the pain...
Posted in thread: "Safe place" for exploding bottles? on 09-20-2009 at 04:39 AM
If you seriously think a layer of concrete is necessary, wouldn't it just be more advisable to
trash the bottles before they fully carbonate? Also, have you ever had experiences that would
lead you to...
Posted in thread: "Safe place" for exploding bottles? on 09-20-2009 at 04:15 AM
Having over-primed before, I would mostly worry about eye injury. The glass shards travel
fairly far, but a lair of cardboard is sufficient to stop them.
Posted in thread: 2nd time using hydrometer on 09-15-2009 at 06:48 AM
On a similar note as AZ, was the reading prior to straining the wort of the hop particulates
disintegrated from hop pellets? Did you also correct the hydrometer reading for temperature
Posted in thread: Infected Batch? on 03-27-2008 at 07:55 AM
Thanks for the validation and support. A friend is telling me that I worry more about my beer
coming out than he worried for his wife's first pregnancy. I'm not sure if thats a good thing
or bad thing...