Last Activity:10-08-2015 5:13 PM
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Posted in thread: Difference between beer and wine fermentation tanks on 10-06-2015 at 06:32 PM
Typically, beer tanks are conical to allow for dumping trub and harvesting yeast. I don't think
wine tanks are typically conical in shape. I'm not really sure why as I am not a vintner. Maybe
Posted in thread: Has anyone competely removed the top of a keg for a kettle? on 10-06-2015 at 06:20 PM
i did this with my kegs hard was that to do?
Posted in thread: Kegged an IPA but has a Acetaldehyde taste to it! What to do? on 10-04-2015 at 11:16 PM
Vent it. You don't need the o2 now and it is better to spend a few cents on extra co2 get rid
Posted in thread: New Omega Yeast: Hothead & C2C American Farmhouse on 10-02-2015 at 05:24 PM
I used Hot Head in a braggot (it's Norwegian after all) and fermented in the upper 70's. I'm
pretty impressed with how clean it fermented.
Posted in thread: Kegged an IPA but has a Acetaldehyde taste to it! What to do? on 10-01-2015 at 05:34 PM
Krausening is a technique where you add some actively fermenting beer into an already fermented
beer. Yeast usually clean up after themselves, including acetaldehyde . Your yeast might have
given up e...
Posted in thread: Kegged an IPA but has a Acetaldehyde taste to it! What to do? on 10-01-2015 at 05:08 PM
You can krausen it and the new yeast will can clean up what the other yeasts didn't.
Posted in thread: My Heat Stick - Tri-clamp on 09-28-2015 at 05:43 PM
The lack of a clean ground is the only reason I never put mine together.What kind of solder did
Posted in thread: Adding sugar with heating elements on 09-26-2015 at 09:27 PM
Add it slow and you should be fine
Posted in thread: Adding sugar with heating elements on 09-25-2015 at 05:42 PM
I use an aluminum 1 gallon pitcher. Put the sugar in it, run off some hot wort, stir to
dissolve, and return to the boil.I do the same, unless it is a small amount. I have an inverted
keg for a keggle...
Posted in thread: Perlick 525ss and 575ss creamer faucets on 09-25-2015 at 05:34 PM
I have 3 575's. I have no reason to get rid of them, other than I'd be in the same position as
you if I decided to add a 4th. If you don't find any takers, I'd consider swaping mine out.