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Posted in thread: Beer Cloudy and Sediment on 12-29-2010 at 12:55 PM
Yes this is my first batch and so if I keep the beer on the primary longer the sediment on the
top and throughout the beer should fall to the bottom of the beer ? And after that I can cold
crash the p...
Posted in thread: Beer Cloudy and Sediment on 12-29-2010 at 11:27 AM
It looks like yeast in suspension to me. You can either give it another week or two to clear on
its own, or you can try cold crashing. If you want really clear beer do both.Do you think my
yeast is in...
Posted in thread: Beer Cloudy and Sediment on 12-29-2010 at 12:35 AM
So my beer is a Midwest Autumn Ale Kit from Midwest Supply. I have had the beer in the Primary
bucket for 2 weeks and 3 days. I have checked the FG and both times it has been 1.013 which is
good. So m...
Posted in thread: Loss of wort on 12-14-2010 at 05:34 PM
I was thinking about my last batch and I remember thinking to myself that I lost a lot of wort
at the end to evaporation from the boil. I used a 5 gallon pot, boiled 4 gallons and at the end
had to ad...
Posted in thread: Hop Bags on 12-13-2010 at 01:54 PM
Yea I used the reuseable hop bag but it is so hard to get the bad clean. I want something cheap
so I just throw it out after my boil. So I will give the painter bag a try.
Posted in thread: Hop Bags on 12-13-2010 at 02:52 AM
Anyone use a cotton muslin bag as there hop bag ?
Posted in thread: Pitched US-05 Over 80 F on 12-13-2010 at 02:38 AM
So how long can you take to cool the wort to around 65 ? I just did a batch and it took me 25
min to get it to 69 degrees. Is that to much time ?
Posted in thread: First batch complete now what ? on 12-13-2010 at 02:26 AM
Thanks for the help, I can't believe I forgot to do a OG. So much to remember when it's your
Posted in thread: First batch complete now what ? on 12-13-2010 at 02:04 AM
So I completed my first batch on Saturday morning and everything is going really good. I just
checked on the primary and my blowoff is bubbling like crazy. I am so proud to see all my hard
Posted in thread: Liquid Malt Extract on 12-10-2010 at 02:24 AM
I am going to be making my 1st batch on Saturday from a kit. The kit has only liquid malt
extract, no powder malt extract. So I am thinking I will steep my grains and then bring my wort
to a boil. So ...