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Posted in thread: First BIAB Brew today! on 08-25-2013 at 11:05 AM
I looked into the Amalyse and read some stuff about it taking beers all the way down to 1.000!
Since I wasn't WAY off and would indeed need a mere teaspoon, I decided not to risk it. I
bottled the bee...
Posted in thread: First brew choice help? on 08-24-2013 at 11:19 AM
Based on your apparent tastes and the notion that starting simple is good... I'd order this:
and two packs of Wyeast 3068.:mug:Do you think he'd really need two packs? Hefe's are usually
Posted in thread: First BIAB Brew today! on 08-14-2013 at 03:45 PM
You can add me to the "screwed up my first batch by mashing way to high" group. As you have
learned, mashing high will leave you with unfermentable sugars and a sweet beer. There is an
option of using...
Posted in thread: First BIAB Brew today! on 08-13-2013 at 03:46 PM
give it a try before tossing. it might be ok and you may enjoy it.OH, I'll try it for sure. I
have only had one beer that I have tossed some of - I choked down most of it... lol My wife had
to baby si...
Posted in thread: First BIAB Brew today! on 08-13-2013 at 12:55 PM
i think my ABV was around 3-3.5%. had a strong yeast flavor since i tossed so much in(3 or 4
packs) and was rather sweet. i really didn't enjoy it at all. i had it kegged for 2 weeks and
decided to to...
Posted in thread: First BIAB Brew today! on 08-13-2013 at 12:27 PM
Your mash was too hot, so your FG is higher then to be expected. did the same thing with my
first BIAB. i was over 170F and i never got below 1.030 and OG was 1.05 something. lesson
learned.I found th...
Posted in thread: First BIAB Brew today! on 08-13-2013 at 11:36 AM
Update: So I racked to the secondary today - all active fermentation had ceased - there had
been a very small krausen on this thing... I took a gravity reading and it was at 1.020! :(
This had been th...
Posted in thread: First BIAB Brew today! on 08-06-2013 at 12:47 AM
Thanks TangoHotel that sounds like a good idea. I'll try it next batch.