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Posted in thread: Starting with Warm or Hot Water on 01-10-2015 at 08:59 PM
Poking around looking for insight and the main point mentioned is that water in the hot water
tank sits for an indefinite period of time until used, nasties do collect in there....which I
do see every...
Posted in thread: Starting with Warm or Hot Water on 01-10-2015 at 08:35 PM
Has there been any discussions on starting with warm or hot water in the brew kettle?Were
having a mean winter this year and waiting outside for cold water to boil is getting painful,
do we have to st...
Posted in thread: Assembling 2 Piece Valve & Components on 09-25-2014 at 01:21 AM
Putting a 2 piece valve in my new brew pot, just wondering how the components go
together.....seems like I'm over thinking it, is this correct:Valve with Nipple > washer >
o-ring > kettle wall > washe...
Posted in thread: Weber Kettle Thread! on 03-12-2014 at 02:08 PM
Posted in thread: Weber Kettle Thread! on 03-12-2014 at 01:28 PM
I've got the same BBQ, it is a great unit.I'm in Canada so I'm severly challenged when it comes
to southern US style smoking techniques, typically we grill on high heat in these parts. My
attempts at ...
Posted in thread: Dark Wheat Attempt - PLease Review Grain Bill on 01-30-2014 at 01:24 AM
Thanks for the feedback, I wasn't really feeling the chocolate malt so I think I'll drop
it.Perhaps I'll bump the crystal 60 up to 1lb, or upgrade the crystal 60 to crystal 90. I think
I have a solid ...
Posted in thread: To drink while brewing or not to drink.. That is the question on 01-29-2014 at 01:03 PM
I always have a beer during brewing, but I wait until things are rolling well enough.Then
again, personally I don't drink to get drunk, I usually only have 2-3 beers at most.
Posted in thread: Dark Wheat Attempt - PLease Review Grain Bill on 01-29-2014 at 01:00 PM
Thanks for the great feedback, I was a bit concerned about the chocolate component as well,
I'll definitely back off that - probably drop it completely.I'll play around with beersmith a
bit more, than...
Posted in thread: Dark Wheat Attempt - PLease Review Grain Bill on 01-29-2014 at 01:33 AM
Im about 10 batches into my brewing hobby, everything thus far has pretty much been wheat based
from extract and now a few batches in stove top partial mash.Ive got a solid wheat base recipe
now so Id...
Posted in thread: Things You Can Only Say To Another Brewer. on 01-24-2014 at 03:08 PM
For the BIAB'er it would be "hold this while I go squeeze my bag", or if you aren't the bag
squeezing type it might be a variant of "stop squeezing my bag so much"....whichever philosophy
you buy into...