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Posted in thread: How to sanitize barrel? on 03-29-2016 at 01:12 PM
Don't put starsan in the barrel. The wood is pourous and will absorb some of Chem and could
leach back out of the wood into your beer. There really is no way to sanitize wood. My advice
would be to fi...
Posted in thread: some early ideas on sour, input wanted on 03-27-2016 at 11:54 PM
I would absolutely get a 1 gallon glass jug. The plastic will let too much oxygen in and could
bring out strong vinegar aromas and flavors (acetobacter). While aceto is favorable in some
sour styles- ...
Posted in thread: Sabco 15.5 gal fermenters on 03-27-2016 at 11:31 PM
Posted in thread: FS 7.3 Stout Tanks Conical on 03-25-2016 at 03:05 AM
Has this sold?
Posted in thread: german pils hop selection advice on 01-27-2016 at 03:43 AM
I am a huge fan of Spalt and Saaz. I think Firestone uses those in Pivo....
Posted in thread: How would you refurbish this kegerator? on 03-22-2015 at 12:54 AM
Yeah put some PBW solution into a keg and force it out with co2 like you would with beer.
Collect in a bucket and reuse for all your kegs (unless the solution turns really gunky
Posted in thread: How would you refurbish this kegerator? on 03-22-2015 at 12:27 AM
I would replace all the hoses. No point in keeping them. Hose is way cheaper than your homebrew
and all the time you put into it!Keep pin locks. If you've got all the connectors already might
as well ...
Posted in thread: Three Month Hiatus: Suggestions for long fermenation on 03-09-2015 at 09:23 PM
A sour would be a great idea! A nice saison fermented with some brett or even a brett Ipa. You
may loose some hop flavors but the brett should shine nicely and when you get back dry hop it
to freshen ...
Posted in thread: Ss Brewtech? on 03-07-2015 at 10:04 PM
Their gear is some of the best I have used. Not only do I homebrew on it but I brew pilot
batches for the production brewery I work for on it. I have two of the 20gal kettles. One is
hlt one is boil k...
Posted in thread: apollo hops? on 02-16-2015 at 04:59 AM
Great hop. I use it for a bittering addition in a DIPA. I have also gotten great grapefruit
notes when combined with Bravo at whirlpool or dry hopping.