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Posted in thread: Wort precipitate. on 04-05-2012 at 11:10 AM
Good job using common sense and not worrying about it. I applaud you.I mean, it's hard
sometimes to not worry. Most of us spend a lot of time and money on building up our equipment,
Posted in thread: Wort precipitate. on 04-04-2012 at 11:03 AM
So I tried to take a reading but I couldn't get just the top layer and I ended up swirling all
the precipitate material together. When I looked, the hydrometer measured 1.020. Which is
pretty much imp...
Posted in thread: Wort precipitate. on 04-04-2012 at 02:15 AM
Oh okay. That makes sense. I'm still unsure as to whether to mix before taking my OG reading,
but I assume I shouldn't.
Posted in thread: Wort precipitate. on 04-03-2012 at 09:32 PM
I've let my wort cool down and I put it in my carboy, but I've noticed something strange about
this batch.There's lots of white cloudy precipitate that settles to the bottom of the carboy.
The top lay...
Posted in thread: Knoxville swap (12-14 March??) on 03-08-2012 at 10:20 AM
Sounds good! I'll make sure to check my messages Sunday.
Posted in thread: No visible fermentation? on 03-05-2012 at 04:55 PM
My last batch was a wheat beer that fermented without me noticing. Either the bubbling stopped
very fast or there was some sort of leak in the bucket lid. And there was only a very thin ring
Posted in thread: Knoxville swap (12-14 March??) on 03-05-2012 at 04:34 PM
I'll trade you a few brews! I just got into homebrewing a few months ago but I already have a
Double IPA (simcoe) brewed and I'm bottling an American Wheat Beer tonight. I live in the
campus area, I c...
Posted in thread: Invisible Fermentation on 03-04-2012 at 03:23 AM
Yeah I'll probably be going to carboy from now on whenever possible. I've got one, don't know
why I chose bucket that night. Oh well. Will probably be good beer. Hit my numbers fine!
Posted in thread: Invisible Fermentation on 03-04-2012 at 12:25 AM
So I tried to make a pretty standard American Wheat Beer from the recipe here: thing is, I
never noticed it bubble. I tried lowering the temperatures and I waited and waited. Nothing. I
Posted in thread: Look Ma! I made beer! on 03-02-2012 at 05:20 PM
[QUOTE=brewinggirl;3845462]the brewing bug has bit me pretty hardQUOTE]I just got into brewing
a month or so ago and feel the same way! Me and my girlfriend started with an all-grain IPA and