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Posted in thread: Fruit in kolsch on 04-18-2012 at 02:05 PM
That is exactly what I'm doing. It's my first kolsch. I brewed 10 gallons this past Sunday. I
am going to rack 5 gallons of it onto 4 or 5 lbs of cut frozen/thawed strawberries this next
Posted in thread: What apple juice do you use in your Apfelwein? on 10-04-2011 at 10:07 PM
Sorry to jack up this old thread. But I was wondering how this turned out? I just started a 5
gallon batch of apple cider from the same Central Market organic unfiltered apple juice. I am
Posted in thread: First Lager Fermentation - Help on 03-28-2011 at 08:34 PM
I hadn't hooked CO2 up to it, yet - although the keg was sealed, and pressure had built up. The
beer was slightly carbonated. I've read mixed things about carbonation possibly halting
Posted in thread: poor head retention on 03-28-2011 at 08:04 PM
I don't think force carbonating would effect head retention all that much. I would think the
head retention issue would be a result more related to your brewing process. You can enhance
body and head ...
Posted in thread: First Lager Fermentation - Help on 03-28-2011 at 03:11 PM
Would anyone recommend re-pitching some fresh yeast? Or just let it sit for another month or
two?Edit: Also, right after the d-rest, I racked into the corny keg and sealed it. It appears
Posted in thread: First Lager Fermentation - Help on 03-27-2011 at 06:21 PM
I used a half gallon starter of Wyeast 2206. The starter was only 2 days old/young when pitched
at near fermentation temp of 50. I decanted half of the starter wort off before pitching.BigB,
1.030 @ 3...
Posted in thread: First Lager Fermentation - Help on 03-27-2011 at 05:20 PM
I brewed my first lager on the 13th of Feb. this year (6 weeks ago today). It is a traditional
bock, complete with double decoction mash.OG was 1.065. Estimated FG = 1.015.I did 14 days
Posted in thread: Belgian Blonde Fermentation Temp. on 03-17-2011 at 08:15 PM
I know this is a little old, but how did this brew turn out?
Posted in thread: New Cloud Brewing Application Release on 03-09-2011 at 03:33 AM
Great beginning! I look forward to using it once things like importing, unit settings, and
estimations are in place. It really does look great so far!
Posted in thread: Dry Hop a Keg on 05-17-2006 at 02:13 PM
Thanks for the replies. And should it be taken out after say a week or 2? Would there be any
problem with the sack getting caught in the out-tube if I wanted to tap the keg while it is in