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Posted in thread: Has something gone wrong??? on 06-05-2010 at 08:22 PM
Well based on what you are telling me, it may be that the pellet hops have re-suspended. It
just looks like tan watery mud. Thick too... I'll give it two weeks and transfer it. It has not
cleared by t...
Posted in thread: Has something gone wrong??? on 06-05-2010 at 03:50 AM
Just picture tan clay in a glass carboy. Or tan mud, but with a white head.
Posted in thread: Has something gone wrong??? on 06-03-2010 at 02:38 AM
I made an all grain with 3 of 12 lbms as flaked grain (one lbm was flaked wheat). The mash
seemed to go well, 50 minute boil with plug and pellet hops. Cooled to 73 degrees in 10
minutes. I sanitized ...
Posted in thread: Lactose Stout Question on 09-08-2009 at 06:34 PM
After the first fermentation, I found a bunch of sludge in the bottom. I have never seen so
much in one of my beers and it did not look like yeast. Could this be because I used all ground
hopps? Or is...
Posted in thread: Lactose Stout Question on 09-04-2009 at 01:44 AM
When making a lactose stout, when do you add the Lactose?What happens if you add it in the
Posted in thread: Fermentation issue on 09-01-2009 at 03:40 AM
How do you "rouse the yeast"
Posted in thread: Fermentation issue on 09-01-2009 at 03:30 AM
I used a English Ale Yeast WPL002 on an export milk stout with a gravity of 1.081. It started
rapidly after 12 hours and bubbled like a machine gun cycling shells for 48 hours. Now it is
Posted in thread: What's the british equivalent of Munich malt? on 07-27-2009 at 06:29 PM
I would think Marris Otter would work fine?
Posted in thread: Beer not carbonating. on 07-27-2009 at 06:22 PM
I always use the sugar tabs and make sure I leave at least an inch between the liquid level and
the bottle top. Never had an issue, even with starchy beers.
Posted in thread: Anybody brewing in this heat? on 07-27-2009 at 06:06 PM
Illinois is unseasonable cool. I have made a slew of ales due to the fact that I can just let
them sit in the house with the windows open.