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Posted in thread: Old Blind Sow. Brown Porter on 09-15-2014 at 03:45 PM
Good question.I place my hands on either side of the fermenter, and give it a sharp quarter
turn, and back. I typically do this three times. This "swirls" the wort without sloshing it.
There is no oxy...
Posted in thread: New American Amber on 09-16-2013 at 12:51 PM
Hmmm... maybe you should eat some ... just so you know the difference ;)I am surprised that you
find Willamette less "dirt like"... what do you think of Glacier?BTW ... EKG and Fuggles is one
of my al...
Posted in thread: New American Amber on 09-15-2013 at 07:54 PM
(Really Yooper ... dirt? I think you have destroyed your taste buds with all those "cat piss
and pine tar hops";)
Posted in thread: New American Amber on 09-15-2013 at 07:51 PM
Oh ... save the centennial for the late additions too .. and use the liberty for bittering ...
just my opinions ... for what that's worth
Posted in thread: New American Amber on 09-15-2013 at 07:49 PM
I would loose the victory all together and put 2 or three pounds of munich in there ....Cut the
crystal back to a pound and split it between light and dark crystal ...I have to disagree with
Posted in thread: Slow Ferm/Gusher Bug in Secondary on 09-03-2013 at 07:03 PM
I never figure shorter than 6 or 7 weeks in primary before I even bother to check the gravity
with bigger beers with S-04.And I mash a couple of degrees higher than I normally would .... it
has taken ...
Posted in thread: Slow Ferm/Gusher Bug in Secondary on 09-03-2013 at 06:51 PM
What did you mash at?S-04 can be a real beast with big beers sometimes .... and attenuate more
than you would expect ... takes a while ... but it will keep chugging for several weeks
Posted in thread: Slow Ferm/Gusher Bug in Secondary on 09-03-2013 at 01:31 PM
What makes you think it has a bug? Is there a film on the surface? Nasty white bubbles? If not
you are probably OK ... and the yeast is just still at it with that sugar you added
Posted in thread: Most Awful Beer Ever Award on 08-30-2013 at 05:28 PM
Rainier Ale .... Old German .... Red White and Blue .... And the milk stout some guy on here
brewed with actual milk added ....
Posted in thread: HELP! I forgot to add the milk! on 08-24-2013 at 01:31 AM
Protip: Cream Ale does not contain cream.Now you tell me .......