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Posted in thread: Gel like layer floating on wort on 07-24-2013 at 04:11 PM
Reading your thread title, I was going to suggest some type of protein film. But your pictures
look more like the start of an infection.Since you boiled the wort, what ever it was is long
gone. And it...
Posted in thread: $400 invested and three problem riddled batches to show for it on 02-12-2013 at 06:09 PM
I second the others who said to use simpler recipes. If you like stouts and porters, I would
start there. In my experience, a relatively low gravity beer with at least a little roastiness
is the easie...
Posted in thread: Bell's Two Hearted Ale Clone (close as they come) on 02-12-2013 at 02:58 PM
Tasted my first bottle of this yesterday, and it came out fantastic. This is by far the best
IPA I have brewed. I'm going to have to try to find some Two Hearted to compare.I used WLP051
yeast. My OG ...
Posted in thread: Fort Collins CO water report on 05-01-2012 at 03:53 PM
lol, good idea
Posted in thread: Fort Collins CO water report on 05-01-2012 at 03:19 PM
Thanks, the alkalinity was right at the level you suggest as a limit for whether RO water is
needed. I think I'll try a 1:1 dillution for my next brew and see how it turns out.
Posted in thread: Fort Collins CO water report on 04-30-2012 at 10:40 PM
Here is my water report from Fort Collins, CO.I have been using this water, undiluted, and then
adjusting per the stickied primer thread. My beers have gotten better since following the
primer, but I ...
Posted in thread: Kona, Fire Rock Pale Ale (AG Clone) on 03-31-2012 at 02:40 AM
Sounds good, thanks for your reply. This came out great the first time I made it a year ago.
I've made many upgrades to my brewery since then, so I'm looking forward to this batch.
Posted in thread: Kona, Fire Rock Pale Ale (AG Clone) on 03-30-2012 at 04:32 PM
I bottle, so I've got to either dry hop in the primary or secondary. My original plan was to
dry hop in secondary, but then got concerned how cold temps will affect the dry hop results.
Posted in thread: Kona, Fire Rock Pale Ale (AG Clone) on 03-30-2012 at 03:54 PM
BierMuncher, This one's been in the primary for about 2 weeks, and fermentation looks about
done. I've got a question about how you dry hop and cold condition. Do you dry hop in the
secondary at coole...
Posted in thread: Yeast Overpitch/Underpitch Experiment From a Microbiologist on 12-14-2011 at 11:37 PM
Very interesting, looking forward to the results