Last Activity:11-29-2015 4:29 AM
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Posted in thread: question about BIAB kits on 11-26-2015 at 02:31 AM
It seems like they are making the assumption that in order to brew BIAB you have to do it as
"full-boil" and that you are using a five gallon kettle/pot. I have brewed five gallon recipes
as "partial ...
Posted in thread: Mash Time Question - In Middle of Brew! on 11-25-2015 at 10:07 PM
A second thought is that the sugars may not have converted very well given the low temp, so
extra time would be good.
Posted in thread: Mash Time Question - In Middle of Brew! on 11-25-2015 at 10:05 PM
Yes, but you were going for a very fermentable wort anyway, so the net result won't be
Posted in thread: calculating FWH IBU on 11-25-2015 at 04:33 PM
No, there is a setting (under Options, IIRC) where you can change the utilization factor for
hops. Under FWH I entered -10%; this was a suggestion that I picked up in these HBT forums when
I first bou...
Posted in thread: calculating FWH IBU on 11-25-2015 at 03:33 PM
Good, bad or ugly, my process has been to set FWH as -10% and then enter the hops as 60min FWH
additions. My Reasoning was that they are in the boil for 60 mins and the time above 180, but
Posted in thread: Summer Style that will age well? on 11-20-2015 at 07:29 PM
Posted in thread: crazy stuff on 11-19-2015 at 03:26 PM
I would go with malic acid instead of acid blend, since malic acid is the type of acid found in
Posted in thread: Tried a new HBS, sucky results... on 11-06-2015 at 08:56 PM
If they have a vacuum hooked to the mill to control dust, maybe it was mis-calibrated and
sucking in grain as well...I had this happen once.
Posted in thread: Denver - love it, hate it? For a new family? on 11-05-2015 at 07:13 PM
303Dan paints the picture pretty much as I see it as well. Some finer points: 1. Traffic isn't
bad, except heading to the mountains on weekends and holidays heading north, south or west. You
have to p...
Posted in thread: Will a steri-pen kill the bad stuff in my beer? on 11-04-2015 at 09:18 PM
Even if it did work, the UV light would skunk the hop oils.