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Posted in thread: 10gallon Kettle vs Keggle? on 11-11-2013 at 04:39 PM
I have a nice 44qt bayou pot that was a gift. If I were paying for it or going keg, I would go
keg. I have filled my pot up for 5 gal batches. It hasn't limited me yet but I have filled all
the way up...
Posted in thread: Troubleshooting astringency in BIAB on 11-07-2013 at 01:14 PM
Might as well suggest Hannah checker As a cheap meter. Amazon and it was like $30. Order the
4.0 and 7.0 solutions and a storage solution so you do things right from the start.
Posted in thread: Troubleshooting astringency in BIAB on 10-31-2013 at 05:30 PM
Do not use full volume unless you are building your water to take care of your pH. Especially
in light colored small grain bill beers, tannins can be released going full volume. I also had
Posted in thread: 1st BIAB attempt coming up on 10-30-2013 at 10:44 PM
Or cells less money equals more better. Poor dry yeast packet and a half cup of warm water and
you're done I'm a fan of dry.
Posted in thread: 1st BIAB attempt coming up on 10-29-2013 at 03:20 PM
Cent blonde was my 1-5 brew attempts using BIAB. I failed it a lot. I was using full volume. I
would first brew at 1.5 or so qt/lb of grain. Centennial blonde is such a light beer when I
went full vol...
Posted in thread: High pH with BIAB? on 10-11-2013 at 07:46 PM
Use brunwater, it will show you that a high water to grain ratio gives a high pH. It is common
knowledge and it has made my BIAB a little difficult at first. I ignored this fact and ruined
my beers. I...
Posted in thread: double ipa on 10-08-2013 at 02:27 PM
https://www.homebrewersassociation.org/attachments/0000/6351/doubleIPA.pdfI would just use
pliny as a guideline. I never used columbus as anything but bittering so I agree with the idea
of throw it ea...
Posted in thread: double ipa on 10-07-2013 at 10:11 PM
I think those are the hops of pliny the elder. That sounds like what your looking for so I
would say you are in track. You can find the recipe online if you search vinnie Russian river
or search the f...
Posted in thread: IIPA w/ 12 oz of Centennial hops - what OG should I aim for? on 10-03-2013 at 06:35 PM
IL1=douchebag. You may need to change the schedule but I just did the pliny clone at a pound to
5.5g and it's literally not bitter enough. The main thing to understand is how little and
actual recipe ...
Posted in thread: RO, what additions for IPA on 09-14-2013 at 12:04 AM
Thanks a lot all. I use ez and bru'nwater. I build to the profiles in bru'n but I still just
can't get "to die for" beers. They are ok and some pretty good. I can always taste
something...just not as ...