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Posted in thread: Adding Concord Grape Juice to a Saison? on 10-07-2014 at 07:05 PM
Concord grapes are used quite a bit in wine making, so no worries on that front. Which saison
yeast are you thinking to use? I am having a hard time imagining the jamminess of the Concord
going with t...
Posted in thread: can I stir? on 10-06-2014 at 03:00 PM
Since it has only been a week, I would give it a little time (at least two to three weeks) so
that the lees could compact before racking.
Posted in thread: Help me with my beer survey for school on 09-26-2014 at 08:10 PM
Posted in thread: How much pressure can a beer bottle take? on 09-25-2014 at 02:24 PM
Three volumes of pressure seems to be the generally accepted safe limit.
Posted in thread: Anyone use a grain press? on 09-22-2014 at 06:54 PM
1. I see no reason why holes on the side would cause an issue that holes in the bottom
wouldn't. I have seen it done in DIY fruit presses, so it should work fine.2. Why not use
Posted in thread: Yeast death by alcohol poisoning on 09-17-2014 at 07:00 PM
Yes, you can do that. The level at which alcohol toxicity occurs varies widely, depending on
the yeast. In round numbers, you are looking at an range of 9%-18%. IIRC most beer yeasts will
not go above...
Posted in thread: candi syrup on 09-12-2014 at 08:37 PM
Warthaug, thanks for catching my faux-pas on the acid...obviously I need to make another batch
to keep myself in the game.Merlinus, calcium hydroxide is often used for preservation of
vegetables, but ...
Posted in thread: candi syrup on 09-12-2014 at 07:11 PM
Yes, enter the 350g as cane sugar. The sugar amount doesn't change, no matter how much water
you add and for such a small amount, there won't be enough water to cause a noticeable dilution
to the over...
Posted in thread: candi syrup on 09-12-2014 at 05:30 PM
I have made three batches and would say that it is not hard, but consistency may be the issue.
I had no consistency in my attempts: 1. toffee, caramel; 2. big rum raisin flavors; 3. somewhat
Posted in thread: Super Mechanical Range Smart Giveaway - Open to All! on 09-11-2014 at 10:34 PM