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Posted in thread: Is my beer infected??? Wyeast 2565 on 12-06-2013 at 05:41 PM
Yeah I see a lot of people are foregoing the secondary stage these days. In my experience I
have seen great clearing results from transferring off of the trub and extending the
conditioning phase. By ...
Posted in thread: Is my beer infected??? Wyeast 2565 on 12-05-2013 at 06:27 PM
Thanks guys. Yes I was going for a more authentic pseudo lager with the ale yeast in that temp
range. I think I might raise it a few degrees for a couple days then rack it into a secondary
and cold cr...
Posted in thread: Is my beer infected??? Wyeast 2565 on 12-05-2013 at 03:59 PM
Just curious what other people think. I brewed a Kolsch style on 11/18 using Wyeast 2565 and
12-13 days later in the primary the krausen hasnít fallen. Looks more frothy. This is a first
for me. Iíve ...
Posted in thread: Fusel alcohol taste after 3 months? on 06-27-2013 at 05:47 PM
Bump.Update. So my clone attempt has been kegged/carbonated and in the fridge for about a month
now and the fusel taste is still pretty sharp. My question to all reading this is, what would
be the aff...
Posted in thread: Fusel alcohol taste after 3 months? on 05-24-2013 at 08:10 PM
Well couldn't do it from my phone but here’s some pics. I'm quite proud of my design with
the viewing window! Not to mention completely collapsable, being able to remove the screws with
Posted in thread: Fusel alcohol taste after 3 months? on 05-24-2013 at 07:54 PM
Hey MSB thanks for the response. I used a 1 litre starter. Temp control was done in my
insulated chamber with the temp prob taped to the side of the carboy using bubble wrap in
between the tape and pr...
Posted in thread: Fusel alcohol taste after 3 months? on 05-24-2013 at 07:25 PM
Hey everyone. I'm sure the first response will be to give it more time but I'm so eager to find
out why this ocurred in my Belgian Dubbel. This was the clone recipe from the book clone brews.
Posted in thread: HELP! Sanke Coupler Leaking - Newbie on 05-07-2013 at 01:11 PM
Let me preface this by saying the beer is safe! Now transferred into my Corny Keg. Looks like I
found the culprit. This c02 valve/gasket seems to be dry rotted. Note the inner ring on the
right is sup...
Posted in thread: HELP! Sanke Coupler Leaking - Newbie on 05-06-2013 at 12:49 PM
Hi Carros thanks for you response. Yes I did have the handle in the up position. I basically
had the coupler off for a few short seconds. Beer was welling up through the spear ball valve.
I didn't wai...
Posted in thread: HELP! Sanke Coupler Leaking - Newbie on 05-06-2013 at 06:22 AM
Hi, so i am new to kegging with Sanke Couplers. Tonight I transfered my Chimay Red clone to the
1/6 keg and pitched priming sugar and yeast to re-ferment in the keg. The Sanke keg is used but