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Posted in thread: Chocolate Covered Beavr Nutz on 01-05-2014 at 12:58 PM
would half a vanilla bean hurt the final product? im thinking it will enhance the
chocolate?From my first job in an ice cream parlor, I was told by the owner that the secret to
the best chocolate shak...
Posted in thread: Figs in Stout? on 01-20-2013 at 04:40 PM
My buddy loves stout and has middle eastern heritage, so I was thinking of making a honey & fig
oatmeal stout. Possibly some clove or cinnamon added.I've seen other threads where figs are
Posted in thread: Whirfloc always scares the crap out of me... on 01-20-2013 at 04:26 PM
That is an insane amount of trub. Excuse my morning-after-beer-indulgence brain :drunk:, but
are you thinking that Whirlfloc is the culprit, or are you saying that you don't use Whirlfloc?
Posted in thread: Whirfloc always scares the crap out of me... on 01-20-2013 at 04:22 PM
That is an insane amount of trub. Excuse my morning-after-beer-indulgence brain, but are you
thinking that Whirlfloc is the culprit, or are you saying that you don't use Whirlfloc?
Posted in thread: Massive blowout! on 01-15-2013 at 11:30 AM
Blowoff pictures?! We're in 2013 and demand our beer porn in hi-def video format!Not mine, but
the "sleepy WTF just happened" tone in this guy's voice is great:[ame="
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping with marbles on 01-15-2013 at 11:06 AM
Its far time for the "wider mouth" carboy to be invented.The Better Bottle does shine in that
department, and I've literally sworn (and cursed) off using my glass carboy for dry hopping.
Whole leaf ho...
Posted in thread: "Natural"/Ambient brewing on 01-02-2013 at 05:09 PM
Can I lager with temps fluctuating into the low 60s?SafLager yeast or California Lager ("Steam"
style) yeast should work out well in that range.If the low 60's is the high range and the temp
Posted in thread: Quad-seal o-rings on posts? on 05-10-2012 at 08:30 PM
I haven't tried them, but I'm sure somebody has. From scrounging around the interwebs, the main
benefit is less force on the seal, which helps prevent "galling" the post threads. It sounds
Posted in thread: Swivel Nut material? Safe after StarSan super-soak? on 05-07-2012 at 10:39 PM
After searching the interwebs and HBT, I'm having a hard time figuring out what exactly your
standard 1/4" Swivel Nut (silver-colored) is made out of. Stainless? Something else with
Posted in thread: HEPA filters life? on 04-09-2012 at 03:02 PM
About how long do you use your HEPA filter for aerating your wort before replacing it?? Mine
looks fine (no visible mold) but can it harbor nasties?The instructions that came with my
pump/filter kit s...