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Posted in thread: How to create the slight tanginess in an Erdinger weissbier? on 05-13-2015 at 08:34 PM
I have found that the Hefe IV yeast from white labs lends itself to a bit more tartness than
the WLP830 strain.
Posted in thread: first pour is foamy on 05-11-2015 at 03:13 AM
Your lines are warm. Pull the handle for a second, then stop. Wait a few seconds, then pull.
May be fine.
Posted in thread: Blichman BrewEasy on 05-09-2015 at 10:43 PM
Hey all! I have decided to purchase a 10 gallon BrewEasy and I need a little help. I originally
planned on getting a gas turnkey system. I am now starting to consider getting the electric
Posted in thread: Lately getting a lot of yellow along with blue flame - Blichmann burner on 02-11-2015 at 09:22 PM
Shop vac works well for this.
Posted in thread: $40 per keg for four ball lock kegs? on 02-02-2015 at 02:17 PM
Well I don't know what to say. I'd buy rootbeer kegs any time of the day. I repaced the orings.
Never bothered with poppets. Rootbeer was no more an issue than coke. And if you think Rootbeer
is bad, ...
Posted in thread: Does anyone start to heat up their first runnings while they are batch sparging? on 02-01-2015 at 11:13 PM
Yes. I fire them once I start the pump to vorlauf the sparge. Timing it this way means my wort
is at about 200 degrees by the time I empty and clean the mash tun so I can be there to watch
for boil ov...
Posted in thread: How to order a beer at a National chain restaurant on 02-01-2015 at 11:07 PM
Places around here have gotten better about having at least a beer or two worth ordering. But
if in the OP's situation, I order water. It makes a the point a little firmer than switching to
Posted in thread: $40 per keg for four ball lock kegs? on 02-01-2015 at 10:25 PM
That's absolute bull crap advice.I've dealt with every soda (and several ice cream flavor
syrup) keg imaginable.Strawberry syrup 1 gal taylor was by far worse than rootbeer. Every one
of them cleans (...
Posted in thread: $40 per keg for four ball lock kegs? on 01-31-2015 at 03:18 PM
Give them a sniff. If you smell root beer, you will likely be investing in extra parts. Darned
near impossible to get out.
Posted in thread: In Search Of A True Clean In Place System on 01-28-2015 at 03:11 PM
I can imagine a tippy dump or maybe a larger port on the kettle to enable rinse-to-drain. Maybe
having the CIP pump (probably a sump pump) sit in a bucket as a reservoir with a strainer