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Posted in thread: Bilbo Brewing Build Thread on 06-27-2016 at 04:27 PM
Well over a year later with this setup and still extremely happy with it.This system is what I
am targeting a build-out of to power (will be scaled out to accommodate the much larger heating
Posted in thread: What was - or will be - your first "serious" upgrade? on 06-27-2016 at 04:19 PM
At this point, my next big upgrade is to move to a 1.5 or 2BBL system and finally open the
nano/brewpub me and the wife have been wanting to do for sometime now.:mug:
Posted in thread: Bottle to Bottle differences on 06-06-2016 at 06:54 PM
how did you prime your bottles? did you pour the sugar into the bottling bucket after transfer
and if so, did you gently stir to distribute it?I will give another bit of advice that I just
gave on ano...
Posted in thread: WAY too much priming sugar...Is there any hope?? on 06-06-2016 at 06:38 PM
Not for nothing, but start looking into kegging your beer soon. I know its more expensive and
all to make that jump, but it just takes all that bottling guesswork out of the final product
and you can ...
Posted in thread: Badger Dog Brewing on 05-31-2016 at 01:43 PM
I cannot tell if that is a granite countertop or some other stone based top but if it is, you
will need to put some buffer between those pot bottoms and the counter top. Otherwise (and I
know this fro...
Posted in thread: What a mess! Is my beer compromised? on 05-16-2016 at 03:27 PM
Had 3-4 batches like this explode and yes, hop particulate and yeast went everywhere including
the ceiling, walls, and clothes that were in the back hall closet I used to ferment in before
the 2 chest...
Posted in thread: Great before carbonating, bad after on 05-04-2016 at 08:11 PM
Oxidation usually occurs at bottling/kegging, when the beer is exposed to too much oxygen and
it develops that wet cardboard mung flavor after a few weeks. I don't think that's your problem
as you see...
Posted in thread: "Northeast" style IPA on 04-25-2016 at 07:46 PM
I will chime in on the PH deal as I have noticed a lower PH (5.3) gives the beer a crisper
taste..I also have moved to purely using HopShots for FWH and doing a shi*-ton of whirlpool
hopping and its s...
Posted in thread: Gonna have a baby, is my life over on 04-05-2016 at 01:59 PM
Congrats!! Father of 3 here (all now teenagers) and I can say the toughest parts are the first
3 years of their life and the 16-19 years.First part is the lack of sleep you will suffer and
Posted in thread: Week Long Marathon Brewing on 03-31-2016 at 08:05 PM
New Jersey? No wonder he wants beer! :ban:Which exit?Not sure of the exit, but the guy lives in
Bedminster Township NJ.