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Posted in thread: Sanitizing hibiscus for secondary? on 03-27-2015 at 03:00 PM
Posted in thread: Sanitizing hibiscus for secondary? on 03-27-2015 at 02:42 AM
Am making a hibiscus mango brew and I want to know what's the best method of sanitizing the
hibiscus. I'm using 1 pound of hibiscus for a 5 gallon batch. I don't want to boil the hibiscus
cuz I don't ...
Posted in thread: Simple Yeast Storage Procedure on 03-15-2015 at 04:42 AM
Very nice write up!!
Posted in thread: San Francisco Lager Yeast on 03-13-2015 at 09:48 PM
I think 70-72 is to warm for SF lager yeast I like to keep it in low 60 high 50's. Is 72 your
ambient temperature? You got to remember that you're fermentation is going to create heat also.
So you can...
Posted in thread: Another cheddar on 10-20-2014 at 05:19 AM
Nice work!! am also a avid cheese maker. Am planing a clothbound cheddar soon. Hey can i ask
why you brined your cheddar instead of adding salt to the curds?
Posted in thread: Priming sugar on 08-11-2014 at 03:19 AM
Thanks for the reply.Did you substitute the cane sugar 1:1 for the corn sugar.I don't want
bottle bombsAnytime. and just use the calculator provided in the link above and you be fine.
Posted in thread: Priming sugar on 08-11-2014 at 01:16 AM
I would just use plain old cane sugar. I had a similar thing happened to me when I use to
bottle I ended up using cane sugar in it worked great and I never went back to corn sugar
again. As far as dry...
Posted in thread: First Pilsner Brew on 07-07-2014 at 07:20 PM
I always do starters for lagers. Very essential to pitch the right amount of yeast for lager.
Or for any brew for that matter. Next time do a huge starter. And use a yeast calculator to
give you a est...
Posted in thread: CO2 tanks worth it???? on 06-12-2014 at 04:43 PM
Hydro for CO2 is every five years. There is a stamped code at the top. Mine ended in the
numbers "11" so I need to get it checked by "16". Just some reference for you.Thanks for the
info. I haven't go...
Posted in thread: CO2 tanks worth it???? on 06-08-2014 at 03:45 AM
Wow 35lbs really. But do you think the smaller one is a 10lb one?? I need something that I
could fit in my kegerator.