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Posted in thread: Starch conversion test question on 10-06-2009 at 05:03 AM
So I've been doing starch conversion tests at the end of all my mashes. I read that if the mash
is not complete then it will turn black/purple. For my past three batches at the end of the 60
min the t...
Posted in thread: looking for help. on small recipe on 09-10-2009 at 06:45 AM
so ive been brewing beer for a year now and am curious to try a batch of mead. I would like to
make a small batch to start out with becauseA, I've never had it before and am not sure how i
will like i...
Posted in thread: At what point did your homebrew go from good to great? on 09-09-2009 at 06:05 AM
i'm here in seattle also, what do you do to soften the water ?
Posted in thread: Mash Thickness and Fermentability on 09-09-2009 at 05:21 AM
I think two quarts is certainly on the higher end of what most people do.I recently bumped mine
up from 1.10 quarts/pound to 1.30,
Posted in thread: 5, or 10 gallon rubbermaid circular for 5 gallon batches on 08-25-2009 at 05:13 AM
so i'm going to be switching from my rectangular coleman cooler to the circular rubbermaid
cooler. I feel like I'm loosing to much heat out of the coleman. I can see the steam seeping
out from underne...
Posted in thread: how long do you age your beers ? on 08-19-2009 at 09:39 PM
so I've been kegging my last 6 or 7 batches but only having three kegs and with the speed that
me and my girlfriend and our friends go through them they are usually not lasting much more
than 2 or 3 w...
Posted in thread: Going to Seattle....any recommendations? on 08-19-2009 at 03:41 AM
The Hop Vine in capitol hill has a great local beer selection and amazing pizzaThe Dray is a
soccer bar that has some great beerbig time brewery has a huge amount of their own beers on tap
(try the tr...
Posted in thread: Super low efficiency on 08-13-2009 at 05:07 AM
how long does it take you to batch sparge ? do you let it sit after each sparge ?
Posted in thread: seattle on 08-13-2009 at 03:45 AM
what ? noone likes maritime here ?
Posted in thread: seattle on 08-11-2009 at 04:16 AM
Maritime Brewery is great their tap room is right next door at the Jolly Roger, try their night
watch. but yeah, naked city has some great beers on tap though