Last Activity:12-22-2014 10:11 AM
Posted in thread: Long Trail Ale Clone Help on 12-30-2014 at 01:04 PM
Like I said before I don't have notes or a recipe from that beer besides what I posted in the
first post. I would go with the second version though, cutting back the bitterness but also
upping the lat...
Posted in thread: Krausen not falling, though desired FG reached! on 12-22-2014 at 11:18 AM
You could try gently swirling the carboy to get the co2 out of suspension which is most likely
holding up the krausen. One week isn't a lot of time though and it is probably best to let it
sit a littl...
Posted in thread: Long Trail Ale Clone Help on 12-21-2014 at 05:33 PM
To be honest I can't remember. It was before I started using beer smith and it was 4 years ago.
I do remember one of them was very tasty, just not quite right. I think getting an alt yeast is
a must t...
Posted in thread: Can you Brew It recipe for Firestone Walker Union Jack on 10-27-2013 at 08:00 PM
So I've got my grain ground for this, check my 007 starter today and it smells like apple
vinegar and the gravity hasn't dropped at all. 1st infection I've ever had.... So I'm at a
cross roads...I'd ...
Posted in thread: Pump wort without losing liquid on 09-22-2013 at 01:29 PM
Yeah, I realized that when I posted the image. The hlt will be higher and will sparge the
water by gravity in the mlt, by the top. Although in the configuration, I could batch sparge Ok
then it will ...
Posted in thread: Mash now, boil later? on 09-22-2013 at 11:23 AM
I have not done it but I wouldn't think a few hours is long enough to make it spoil.
Posted in thread: Pump wort without losing liquid on 09-22-2013 at 11:18 AM
So after your suggestions, I came up with that. That would be a rims system with one pump and
two sets of heating elements (for kettle and hlt). What do you guys think? I didn't include the
Posted in thread: Pump inlet at the same height as your bulkhead? on 09-19-2013 at 09:41 PM
Should be fine.
Posted in thread: Pump wort without losing liquid on 09-17-2013 at 11:51 PM
When I'm done pumping I just unhook the hoses and drain whatever is left into a container. If
its on the hot side I put it into kettle b. if its cold side I just discard it. You don't lose
Posted in thread: Can you Brew It recipe for Stone Arrogant Bastard on 09-12-2013 at 12:15 PM
Well, I'm sure I won't get the IBU's that the program calculated. And all I'm really adding is
an additional ounce during the boil at 60 min and an additional one at flame out. Now, I admit
that that ...