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Posted in thread: Cleaning out the pump on 10-27-2014 at 01:42 AM
How often do you guys take apart the pump and do a real thorough cleaning? I've only brewed
with my pump a handful of times and simply ran hot water and cleaner through it so far after
brewing. Just w...
Posted in thread: How long can I keep yeast in mason jars? on 10-23-2014 at 11:52 AM
With this I didn't wash the yeast. I simply harvested the yeast cake from the bottom of that
batch back in March. There was a large thread about this back in March so I decided to give it
Posted in thread: How long can I keep yeast in mason jars? on 10-23-2014 at 10:57 AM
Well good news and bad news. The mason jar was older than I thought. Was actually from March so
a few months older than I originally thought. But the good news is this starter is fermenting
big time! ...
Posted in thread: How long can I keep yeast in mason jars? on 10-22-2014 at 10:48 PM
No, it smelled good. In fact, I nearly took a swig of the beer on top. Had to fight back the
Posted in thread: How long can I keep yeast in mason jars? on 10-22-2014 at 10:22 PM
Thanks for the reply Yooper. I'll give it a shot then and hope it takes off. Should I perhaps
run the plate for longer than the usual 12-18 hours I normally do simply because the yeast is a
Posted in thread: How long can I keep yeast in mason jars? on 10-22-2014 at 10:18 PM
Hi all,Last time I brewed was way back in the beginning of summer. I know it's been way too
long. Life gets in the way sometimes. But anyways, I had read a thread back around that time
Posted in thread: Is there a length limit for beer lines? on 08-21-2014 at 03:01 PM
I'm having new tile floors layed down in my house but before it's done I'd like to run a
conduit under the floor from my beer chest fridge in the garage to the counter in the kitchen.
How nice that wo...
Posted in thread: Hop strainer? on 03-30-2014 at 10:16 PM
Well I have yet to make an IPA, maybe this weekend. But besides a hop spider or the small
muslin bags, which I also have concerns about hop utilization, there's really no other
options.I do intend to ...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2014 Big Giveaway on 03-30-2014 at 05:57 PM
What the hay. I'm in as well.
Posted in thread: Hop strainer? on 03-28-2014 at 04:01 PM
Ok, I don't get it, why would you not just use small hop bags and toss them in ?For me a hop
spider is really the only way. When I simply tried using the little hop bags they would get
sucked down to ...