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  • Posted in thread: SS Braid or Manifold? on 05-01-2012 at 03:45 PM
    I started with a SS braid and has the same issues with it floating up (or even coming off
    completely) and many stuck sparges. I switched to a Bazooka Screen ($11.50 on amazon) and never
    had any issues...

  • Posted in thread: Any results? White Labs WLP670 American Farmhouse Blend on 05-31-2011 at 02:43 PM
    have the yeast, but haven't brewed with it yet. I'll subscribe though :)+1

  • Posted in thread: Question on a Brett Saison on 05-25-2011 at 02:05 PM
    I'm wondering the same thing, I picked up a vial of the White Labs American Farmhouse with
    Brett and was thinking that the Brett would need more time to do it's thing. I was planning on
    2-3 wks in the...

  • Posted in thread: Rhubarb Wine on 05-20-2011 at 07:26 PM
    A few questions:1. Do you wait for the rhubarb thaw before adding the sugar water?2. Do you add
    the sugar water while still hot or do you cool it first?Thanks in advance!

  • Posted in thread: High mash efficiency problem on 05-16-2011 at 02:27 PM
    I recently made a similar switch from a braid to a bazooka tube and efficiency jumped from 63%
    to 75-80%. I think the braid had a tendency to float and leave behind some of the richest wort
    in the mas...

  • Posted in thread: West Coast IPA ?? on 04-11-2011 at 02:25 PM
    Which brewery was it? As a Mainer, homebrewer and lover of smack-you-in-the-face IPAs I can say
    that most Maine breweries go for an English style IPA but will occasionally dry hop with a
    C-hop and cal...

  • Posted in thread: Aromatic/Amarillo SMASH on 11-02-2010 at 02:10 PM
    I tried a 100% Aromatic Hopped up Ale at Three Floyds yesterday and it was fantastic! I think
    I'm going to attempt something similar for my next brew. Aromatic/Simcoe SMaSH with a target
    IBU around 70...