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Posted in thread: Pliny The Bastid on 06-14-2013 at 03:51 PM
[quote=LiBrewshed;4199307] I'm going to offer these Pliny Packs for $15, does anyone mind
dryhopping with pellets.I'll take 2 kits if the deal is onHow were these kits? what was
included if you dont m...
Posted in thread: First All Grain Brew Planned for Tomorrow on 06-08-2013 at 06:05 PM
Got it in the kettle and boiling away. Should be same old process from here. I think I was a
bit low on my mash temps 1-2 degrees but all in all for the first time things worked pretty
Posted in thread: First All Grain Brew Planned for Tomorrow on 06-07-2013 at 07:10 PM
Finallly!!I started brewing about 15 months ago brewed about 5 extract/PM batches in the first
4 months and then had to take some time off to focus on other things.I took this time to
accumulate the e...
Posted in thread: Favorite place to buy a kettle on a budget? on 05-06-2013 at 06:18 PM
If you want to do full boils for a five gallon batch you will need somewhere around 7-8
gallons. I just purchased a very nice kettle from Spike Brewing : you dont want to spend that
much you can try...
Posted in thread: Bar Top Finish? Is Epoxy Actually Good? on 03-13-2013 at 05:31 PM
I will let others comment on the actual question but that is a sweet setup. Nicely done!!
Posted in thread: Equipment thoughts for a new brewer on 12-07-2012 at 09:34 PM
I'm also fairly new to the hobby with only 3-4 batches under my belt.One thing that I would
reccomend is that you already mentioned BIAB and all grain so make sure that you scale kettles
etc to be abl...
Posted in thread: Kettle - Go expensive, or go cheap? on 09-14-2012 at 06:42 PM
Union, I agree - but if you ever decide to move to full boils or into all-grain, you will just
have to wind up buying a 2nd kettle down the line. Better (IMO) to just buy the larger kettle
off the bat...
Posted in thread: BIAB question for a noob on 04-30-2012 at 04:00 AM
Rice hulls are used to prevent a stuck sparge, no need for them in a BIAB.
Posted in thread: New from Iowa on 04-20-2012 at 10:17 PM
Welcome from a fellow Iowan!!
Posted in thread: Topping Off and Off-Flavors on 04-12-2012 at 07:09 PM
I'm not sure I buy stirring during the boil as an issue. A rolling boil "aerates itself". There
also seems to be debate about about hot wort aeration. But maybe that's what is happening to me