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Posted in thread: First brews..questions on 01-04-2017 at 05:26 PM
Since you are just starting out, I would plan to keep your beer in primary for 3-weeks. Once
bottled you should be carbonated within a couple more weeks. To this day I plan on a 6-week
window from bre...
Posted in thread: How big is your pipeline? on 07-14-2016 at 07:56 PM
Enough swing tops to hold (2) 5 gallon batches, plus I'll usually fill and cap 6-12 regular
bottles per batch.Usually I'll brew up a batch once I have enough empties for 2/3 of a batch so
by the time ...
Posted in thread: Oktoberfest Ale yeast on 07-08-2016 at 12:03 AM
Is there a dry yeast that would be a reasonable choice?I've used Nottingham at high 50's to low
60's with good results.
Posted in thread: Mash Out & Fly Sparge Water Temp. Clarification on 07-07-2016 at 11:19 PM
But I could change to batch sparging correct?
Posted in thread: Mash Out & Fly Sparge Water Temp. Clarification on 07-07-2016 at 08:42 PM
So the calculated mash out addition wasn't close to the 168 degree expectation (7 qts @ 200
degrees).After calming myself by google searches it sounds like the mash out really isn't
Posted in thread: Mash Out & Fly Sparge Water Temp. Clarification on 06-29-2016 at 08:49 PM
I'm looking to add the mash-out water now before I start to fly sparge. In the past I'd get to
the mash out temp range during the hour long fly sparge process, but I don't know how long it
took since ...
Posted in thread: What is your favourite beer with pizza? on 06-29-2016 at 08:37 PM
Posted in thread: Mash Out & Fly Sparge Water Temp. Clarification on 06-29-2016 at 08:34 PM
Just upgraded my mash tun from a 5 gallon to a 10 gallon beverage cooler.Now I will be able to
add the mash out step to my routine.In the past I've heated my sparge water to the 185-190
degree range w...
Posted in thread: Brewing a full-bodied brown ale.... on 06-23-2016 at 08:36 PM
1 lb of flaked oats
Posted in thread: Fly sparing question on 05-13-2016 at 01:05 PM
This is all great, thank you everyone. Questions on sparge water temp. If beer smith says my
fly sparge water should be 168f does that account for some heat loss and if so should in use
185f water to ...