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Posted in thread: 3068 Weihenstephan Weizen... Fermented at 74F, no banana??? on 06-21-2016 at 04:10 PM
So. How do I make German wheat beer with the characteristic 'off flavors'?
Posted in thread: 3068 Weihenstephan Weizen... Fermented at 74F, no banana??? on 06-20-2016 at 04:57 PM
yep. I've had the same experience when repitching from slurry. to get those fruity esters you
really have to underpitch. I think when you pitch from slurry you have plenty of yeast so they
go right to...
Posted in thread: 3068 Weihenstephan Weizen... Fermented at 74F, no banana??? on 06-20-2016 at 03:47 PM
Huh. This is odd. This is my second time using 3068. The first time I did a 50% pils, 50% wheat
beer, and I fermented at 68. I got no banana/clove at all. I figured I fermented too low. So,
this time ...
Posted in thread: Dunkelweizen recipe on 05-29-2016 at 10:02 AM
Thanks for the suggestions. I'm not against adding Munich malt or crystal but I'm looking to
brew something that would not be out of place in Bavaria.Anyway I have 1.2 pounds of Munich and
Posted in thread: Dunkelweizen recipe on 05-28-2016 at 08:29 PM
Sounds great! A little Vienna or light Munich wouldn't hurt to add as well.I got a bit of
Munich in a bag somewhere, what does it add? Going with halllertau and 3068 hefe yeast.
Posted in thread: Dunkelweizen recipe on 05-28-2016 at 06:02 PM
Hey all, how does this sound for a dunkel?50% German wheat malt47% bohemian pils3% midnight
wheatSimple, but good still?Thanks
Posted in thread: "Cooking the Fridge" style brewing? on 04-26-2016 at 04:29 AM
I usually do this, to be honest, I am too inexperienced of a brewer to really get anything
amazing out of it. Home brewing is very forgiving, you usually end up with something tasty, but
I would be be...
Posted in thread: Kristall vs regular weissbier on 04-26-2016 at 04:26 AM
Hello all, how does the making of 'kristall' weissbier differ than just making regular (cloudy)
weissbier? Is it simply a matter of finding some way to make it clear (finings, filtration etc)
or are r...
Posted in thread: Some kind of inline device to tell me if wort stops flowing? on 04-25-2016 at 05:12 PM
This is what I use... There are pics in my build thread below. I have a sightglass in my rims
tube as well but thats pretty useless as far as showing actual flow...besides showing if there
is liquid i...
Posted in thread: Some kind of inline device to tell me if wort stops flowing? on 04-25-2016 at 02:20 PM
For the OP - I know when my pump is running, and it cavitates or clogs, there is a definite and
abrupt change in sound on the motor. Does your pump not do that?Nope, it sounds the same no
matter what ...