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Posted in thread: My mead smells like farts on 02-01-2017 at 04:32 PM
I had the farty thing once too, after a while it just went away on its own. Also, buddy of mine
just made 40 gallons of mead that ended up (accidentally, of course) tasting exactly like cool
Posted in thread: That German ale yeast tho.... on 01-31-2017 at 08:01 PM
67F plus whatever it's doing to itself
Posted in thread: That German ale yeast tho.... on 01-31-2017 at 02:51 PM
I couldn't figure out how to post a gif, but check out my airlock! (click for animation)
Posted in thread: Oxidation while bottling? on 01-30-2017 at 10:14 PM
Yes, but the gun has the advantage of purging first. You may be leaving no headspace for O2,
but as you fill the bottle, you are splashing the beer into a bottle full of air with all its
Posted in thread: Need help on math for an Eisbock on 01-30-2017 at 07:49 PM
We've been thinking of doing that with our cherry mead, very cool!
Posted in thread: Oxidation while bottling? on 01-30-2017 at 07:48 PM
I still haven't sprung for the beergun, but when bottling from the keg I just fill them all the
way up, so any air left in the bottle is CO2 from foam anyway.
Posted in thread: Oxidation while bottling? on 01-30-2017 at 06:47 PM
I really only bottle beer when I'm about to show it off.... so far I haven't had the discipline
or patience to let anything sit in the bottle long enough to be affected by the little bit of
Posted in thread: Need help on math for an Eisbock on 01-30-2017 at 06:39 PM
This beer came out wonderful! I ended up freezing it at a5F for about a week, and when it came
time to transfer I just purged my keg with CO2 and dumped it in. Not ideal, but it was heavy
and I was by...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2017? on 01-30-2017 at 06:32 PM
Big brew day this weekend! Teamed up with a half dozen homebrewers to make two 20-gallon
batches, and doing all sorts of stuff with the wort. 15 gallons brown ale5 gallons belgian
brown ale (if that's...
Posted in thread: Need help on math for an Eisbock on 01-17-2017 at 09:26 PM
Thanks! I wasn't sure whether to expect the ice to become clear or not, the pics helped.