Last Activity:08-28-2015 3:42 PM
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Posted in thread: How do you whirlpool + hopstand with a plate chiller? on 08-28-2015 at 05:26 PM
Do you have an old immersion chiller laying around? I know I still have the one I started with.
You could use that to get it down to 180 for your hop stand and then whirlpool after that like
Posted in thread: Lager Octoberfest on 08-28-2015 at 05:02 PM
I always lager in the keg. Its just a lot easier and I get to omit the step of sanitizing and
racking to a secondary. And I get to sample the beer easier as its lagering in the keg. Once
it's lagered ...
Posted in thread: Trub separation for Largering. on 08-28-2015 at 05:00 PM
I'd say unnecessary. I like to put it in the fermentation chamber to get it down to 50F before
I pitch the yeast though. Not worried about the hot and cold break going into the fermenter at
Posted in thread: overshot my mash temp on 08-28-2015 at 03:42 PM
Your FG will be a little higher than expected. What was your OG?
Posted in thread: Cloudy Beer on 08-28-2015 at 03:36 PM
How does it taste?
Posted in thread: Did I ruin my beer with gelatin?? on 08-28-2015 at 03:31 PM
It should settle out no problem. Looks amazing though btw!
Posted in thread: Kind of a false bottom on 08-27-2015 at 04:48 PM
Also, I would think that would still be a little too close to the bottom to offer much
resistance to scortching without some sort of leg on it to keep it off the bottom a couple
inches. Not sure thoug...
Posted in thread: Lagering: Racking to Secondary, Necessary, or just Optimal on 08-27-2015 at 04:40 PM
When doing lagers I like to cold crash to 32F after primary fermentation is complete, fine with
gelatine for a couple of days, and then transfer to keg and set to serving psi until it's
carbed, it'll ...
Posted in thread: Mash tun: metal supply hose vs false bottom on 08-26-2015 at 06:45 PM
You could give this a shot as well for a BIAB set up for your cooler.
Posted in thread: Sanitizing after aging? on 08-21-2015 at 11:52 AM
Exactly, just wipe or spray off the dust with water and then repeat with sanitizer and you
should be good to go.