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Posted in thread: BrewsBySmith 2 stage Fermentation Temperature Controller Giveaway! on 10-23-2014 at 06:26 PM
Posted in thread: First time trying to wash yeast on 10-20-2014 at 01:52 PM
A few weeks back I kegged an Oktoberfest and tried my hand at washing some yeast. I know the
jar in the picture with the small layer at the bottom is good. Is there anything I can do with
the other ja...
Posted in thread: Too much water?? Where did I go wrong on 09-24-2014 at 01:20 PM
Thanks sky. I will definitely continue to use the calculator. I thought maybe the grain
absorption rate might need a little tweaking and I also have no loss from equipment with my
setup but wasn't wis...
Posted in thread: Help with Mashing Technique on 09-15-2014 at 03:19 PM
Thanks for the great help. I feel much more at ease. Another question that comes to mind was my
water usage. I used a generic calculator from Brew365 and it had my mash water at 3.82 gallons,
Posted in thread: Help with Mashing Technique on 09-15-2014 at 02:19 PM
I understand mashing technique using the cooler method, but have yet to advance my equipment to
that. Is the method I use ok.1) Bring mash water to 165 in pot.2) Use 5 gal paint strainer bag
Posted in thread: Too much water?? Where did I go wrong on 09-15-2014 at 02:00 PM
Thanks for the replies. I was thinking some of those numbers might be high. I am just using a
real basic setup. Single stage mash in the pot. Need to upgrade to cooler mash. Turkey fryer,
Posted in thread: Too much water?? Where did I go wrong on 09-15-2014 at 12:16 PM
This was my 3rd All Grain batch. The first 2 batches I will be honest I guestimated the amount
of water. And both turned out ok. I made a NB Oktoberfest yesterday and had to boil twice to
get the OG c...
Posted in thread: My Keezer Project on 07-17-2014 at 06:03 PM
Awesome Job! Can't wait to be able to build my own. Is that your computer fan in the red
cardboard box? Is it pointed down to circulate air to the bottom?
Posted in thread: Boulevard Pale Ale Clone - Input needed... on 07-14-2014 at 11:17 AM
Yeah, my LHBS didn't seem to have all the hops need either. Had to replace Magnum & Zeus with a
different ones. I am sure it will come close and it will be drank either way. Cheers and thanks
for the ...
Posted in thread: Boulevard Pale Ale Clone - Input needed... on 07-08-2014 at 02:15 PM
Greeniegriz, how has this turned out for you? I am looking to make a Boulevard Pale Ale clone
this weekend and would like to follow your recipe if it went well.