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Posted in thread: Saison Fermentation with Wyeast 3711 on 06-28-2016 at 05:37 PM
Then you want to have that bottled yesterday.If it carbs up in time, it will likely have a lot
of "green" beer flavors. For saisons, I've found this is usually more banana clove and
bubblegum. It will...
Posted in thread: Saison Fermentation with Wyeast 3711 on 06-28-2016 at 04:56 PM
You've made an 8% beer there so you might find it tastes pretty rough after only three
weeks.Yep, that's possible. But, the party's this weekend. :mug:
Posted in thread: Saison Fermentation with Wyeast 3711 on 06-25-2016 at 03:51 PM
SG = 1.064FG = 1.003Done?
Posted in thread: Saison Fermentation with Wyeast 3711 on 06-25-2016 at 12:26 PM
I brewed my first Saison two weeks ago using:12 lbs Belgian Pilsner malt1 lb CaraRed1/4 lb 80L
Crystal----1 oz Hallertauer (60 min)1/2 oz Glacier (60 min)1 oz Herbrucker (10 min)----1 pkg
Wyeast 3711 ...
Posted in thread: HERMS Circulation Issues on 06-25-2016 at 11:07 AM
Interesting topic. I've done about 10 batches in my HERMS setup since late last year. I have a
SS 8 gal kettle for my MLT with a SS false bottom that sits about 2" above the kettle bottom.
My first ba...
Posted in thread: need fast (2 weeks) beer ideas on 06-15-2016 at 07:18 PM
Brewed my IPA last Saturday. Hit a little over 1.060 and kept it at 65F. Today I dry hopped it
even though it was still bubbling away a bit. I raised the temp to 66F and will slowly increase
it to 68F...
Posted in thread: need fast (2 weeks) beer ideas on 06-01-2016 at 10:13 AM
I always hang it so if I don't drink it fast enough I can extract the bag. If I don't kick the
keg in a week or 2 I pull the bag out. I don't weigh the bag i just let it float in the keg.
What did you...
Posted in thread: need fast (2 weeks) beer ideas on 06-01-2016 at 12:18 AM
Only thing I would suggest is skip dry hopping then kegging. Just take a paint strainer bag and
soak it in some starsan. Put your hops in it and tie it off with a piece of dental floss that
Posted in thread: need fast (2 weeks) beer ideas on 05-31-2016 at 12:01 PM
I promised my friend that I would supply his party with 3 kegs of homebrew like I've done in
the past. I planned on a Kolsch, Hefeweizen, and an IPA. Well, I got the Kolsch and the
Posted in thread: Barley Crusher dead! Need replacement. on 05-05-2016 at 11:38 AM
When I built mine I had issues after the O-ring wore through (quickly). Grain just slipped.I
added a pair of gears to mate the two rollers and it's awesome now. More dangerous, but some
day I will mou...