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Posted in thread: White Labs vial explosions on 05-18-2012 at 11:41 AM
i thought it was just me and the slutty outfits i wear when pitching yeast. nice to know i'm
not alone.This, a million times this!
Posted in thread: Question of sanitation in aggressive fermentation and lots of Krausen! on 05-15-2012 at 03:37 AM
I actually left a very aggressive fermentation alone while I went out of town for a week.. I
apparently completely overwhelmed the Starsan. When I looked in the primary, the krausen had
died down, but...
Posted in thread: Question of sanitation in aggressive fermentation and lots of Krausen! on 05-10-2012 at 02:24 AM
Agreed!! There is enough gassing to prevent anything from being drawn back into the FV and
contaminating your beer.But then I wouldn't have a vessel to contain all the krausen that was
Posted in thread: Question of sanitation in aggressive fermentation and lots of Krausen! on 05-09-2012 at 10:45 PM
I have a very full primary and it's aggressively fermenting away! Im very excited, but I am
concerned about the blow off in the sanitizer container. There is a lot of krausen fluid mixing
into the san...
Posted in thread: Horrible flow on new false bottom on 05-09-2012 at 12:59 AM
We're you by chance at the Home-brew Emporium in Weymouth ma? Stopped in today and while I was
picking up my grain the guy was telling me about this guy who had a stuck mash during the free
Posted in thread: I made a huge mistake, and now I'm paying for it! on 03-21-2012 at 08:33 PM
Here's an update on the unbalanced IPA situation:I went to the store and bought two different
porters and two different, heavily hopped, IPAs and tried mixing them. I didn't care for any of
Posted in thread: I made a huge mistake, and now I'm paying for it! on 03-16-2012 at 01:37 AM
take a few cups of both into your tasting lair (if you have one). Good luck out there, and
there's no such thing as a failed batch! As long as you keep learning.I WISH I had a tasting
lair! Someday. ...
Posted in thread: My Brew is good, but something is off... can you help? on 03-16-2012 at 01:32 AM
do it as a gentle rolling boil not an intense roiling boil... Take it for what it is worth but
I live by that boil-code.Thanks for the advice. That was what I suspected, but just wanted a
Posted in thread: I made a huge mistake, and now I'm paying for it! on 03-15-2012 at 05:17 PM
Where are you at in the process? Primary? How long?I am done with the primary fermentation. It
is just sitting in the primary right now, doing nothing. It has been in there since 2/28/2012.
Posted in thread: My Brew is good, but something is off... can you help? on 03-15-2012 at 05:07 PM
Just throwing this out.One of my first brews seems very watered down even though it was a kit
that was fool proof.The one thing I learned and I STILL do not know if this is true is that
that batch I h...