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Posted in thread: Almost a year, still sulphur aroma. on 09-22-2013 at 08:17 PM
Last October I started a cider experiment. I gathered 5 gallons unpasteurized fresh juice from
an orchard. I let this ferment naturally for a week in a 5 gal carboy and then added campden to
kill off ...
Posted in thread: 100% Brett Stout help/advice on 09-08-2013 at 05:31 AM
I recently bottled a 100% Brett Lambicus WLP that I brewed in January. A 100% Brett beer won't
be superattenuative like when used in secondary (correct me if I'm wrong guys). It was an
oatmeal stout a...
Posted in thread: First AG American Stout in 5 years on 09-05-2013 at 02:51 PM
I plan on mashing at 154 and have thought of bumping the crystal up as well.
Posted in thread: First AG American Stout in 5 years on 09-05-2013 at 02:50 AM
I've only brewed a stout one other time in all of my homebrewing "career"I am roughly going
from Jamils American Stout recipe in Brewing Classic Styles but tweaking it a bit based on my
Posted in thread: How long does Brett C. usually take to take off? on 08-16-2013 at 07:39 PM
Twice I have experienced delayed starts to fermentation doing 100% Brett beers. Both times I
have stepped up the starters multiple times over the course of a month, ultimately to a 1
gallon starter. A...
Posted in thread: Saison... Brett? on 07-18-2013 at 03:57 PM
The Brett won't make it sour. You could use lacto to sour it. There are many ways of going
about using lacto (pure culture, sour mash...). If still interested in using Brett, you would
probably get mo...
Posted in thread: Any experience with Jolly Pumpkin yeast? on 07-14-2013 at 04:43 AM
I noticed the sulphur a few weeks after fermentation had ceased but when I checked it a second
time a couple weeks later it had went away. I splash racked at bottling time just to make sure
it was mos...
Posted in thread: Any experience with Jolly Pumpkin yeast? on 07-13-2013 at 09:15 PM
Do you only use the JP dregs? What final gravities do you regularly get? Any sulphur notes when
Posted in thread: anybody use swamp cooler? on 07-13-2013 at 12:41 AM
For sure! You can easily maintain 68 with a swamp cooler. I do it all the time and just switch
out the ice packs twice daily.
Posted in thread: Coolship build on 07-12-2013 at 08:26 PM
I heard that episode! Very informative and great show, like always. Mary and Chris do excellent