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Posted in thread: Yeast - Recycling for nutrition? on 10-17-2015 at 12:09 AM
Most of the "brewer's yeast" or "nutritional yeast" sold today, even the yeast in Marmite and
Vegemite, is made from fermenting molasses. But in the old days, spent brewing yeast was
separated from ho...
Posted in thread: UK Brewers! Help me think of an Xmas present for my all grain brewing brother on 10-18-2014 at 12:20 AM
I'd get him a pH meter, if he doesn't have one.
Posted in thread: How bad is it to pick hops early? on 10-17-2014 at 11:52 PM
Thanks. I would hate to have to toss them.
Posted in thread: How bad is it to pick hops early? on 10-17-2014 at 08:25 PM
My hops weren't quite ready to pick, but I had to leave town so I picked them anyway, dried
them as much as I could (not quite enough) and shoved them in the freezer as I was leaving for
the airport. ...
Posted in thread: First stab at adjusting water on 07-26-2014 at 03:49 PM
My unit is clearly marked "country of origin: China," and the sensor is coming from there as
Posted in thread: First stab at adjusting water on 07-25-2014 at 11:02 PM
As the discrepancies between the different tech people I spoke with were rather wide, it seems
that their techs aren't all on the same page. I'm not sure what that might imply.
Posted in thread: First stab at adjusting water on 07-24-2014 at 08:52 PM
Now that I have the invoice, it seems that the probe won't ship until August 21. I suppose that
means that it's a recent manufacturing run, and maybe they've ironed out the bugs this time.
Posted in thread: First stab at adjusting water on 07-24-2014 at 07:44 PM
Yes, I think they call it muriatic acid at the hardware store. I'll see if I can pick up some
Zymit, it might be a good idea to clean the sensor after every brew session, as they indicated
that beer i...
Posted in thread: First stab at adjusting water on 07-24-2014 at 06:12 AM
Thank you, I'll do that and report back. I probably just didn't speak with the right person
Posted in thread: First stab at adjusting water on 07-23-2014 at 08:06 PM
I purchased a Hach PocketPro+ last January (I've forgotten when it was delivered, I think it
didn't come until March). I've used it on 5 brews so far, and I've only tested it a few times
before I star...