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Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Haus Pale Ale on 03-21-2013 at 01:31 PM
Sigh...5 gallons of this will probably get dumped.I never quite got it to really boil with my
crappy stove.So it is totally my (stove's) fault.Now I have a heatstick.It tastes like DMS (I
Posted in thread: My wild yeast collection experiment on 03-21-2013 at 01:20 PM
Berliner Weisse sour grain starter update:It's definitely working. Tasted the wort after
pitching a 24-hour old grain starter and leaving it at 100F for 24 hours. Nice and tart. I
pulled it off the wa...
Posted in thread: My wild yeast collection experiment on 03-17-2013 at 08:35 PM
Cool experiment. :rockin:I would make a 5 gallon batch of something and then sparge off a
little extra wort for experimenting with the wild yeast culture. I sort of did that today with
my first attemp...
Posted in thread: Heat Stick Design Safety on 02-28-2013 at 12:18 AM
Yes....I've read that and all the other ones. I'm looking for some updated info from people
that are still using their 2, 3, 4+ year old heatstick and their methods of sealing the tough
spots. I reali...
Posted in thread: Heat Stick Design Safety on 02-27-2013 at 02:42 PM
I am building a heat stick to assist my wimpy ceramic stove top burner. I have a 10 gal
Aluminum stock pot and would like to do 5.5 gallon batches. I attempted a 5 gal pale ale and
despite: wrapping t...
Posted in thread: Blue Balls Belgian Wit (Blue Moon Clone) on 02-23-2013 at 02:04 AM
Just completed cooking 2.5 gal batch using Fuggles and Nottingham. Will attempt to remember to
Posted in thread: New brewer from Wisconsin on 02-11-2013 at 08:12 PM
Posted in thread: Fermenter build using barn wood on 02-09-2013 at 10:24 PM
Yeah i was picturing a giant open fermenter made of old wood....
Posted in thread: Help assemble a brewery...on a budget! on 02-09-2013 at 10:23 PM
I would love to have a nice kettle-mounted heat element and brew outside. No dealing with
propane. Electricity is always just an outlet away.
Posted in thread: Wort chiller on 02-09-2013 at 10:18 PM
That's what i used too. 20' of 3/8th o.d. copper tubing. I think it was $26 at Home Depot. Hose
clamps hold on tubing that i slid over the ends of the copper. Another hose clamp holds the
garden hose ...