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Posted in thread: Is all grain supposed to be hard? on 01-09-2013 at 04:48 PM
In the pre-prohibition days, brewing was done by women as part of their usual household
activities, using equipment that they had in their kitchens.After homebrewing was legalized in
1978, men came al...
Posted in thread: Stupid wort chiller.... on 01-09-2013 at 03:53 PM
I splurged on a refractometer. No need to cool the wort to take a gravity reading.
Posted in thread: 8 year old grain on 01-03-2013 at 05:06 PM
Thanks for the responses. It'll be a shame to have to dump all that MO. I'll try the chew/50-50
approach. If the results aren't any good I'll toss the brew and the grain.Interestingly I found
a foil v...
Posted in thread: All Grain - Miserable Failure! on 01-03-2013 at 03:19 AM
I never even bothered with fly sparging. Went batch sparging from the start. You have a
slightly lower efficiency but who cares at homebrew volumes.
Posted in thread: 8 year old grain on 01-03-2013 at 03:09 AM
Homebrewers,I have several 50# bags of grain left over from when I quit homebrewing. They were
unopened and stored in rubbermaid totes. No evidence of rodents or bugs. I am back to the hobby