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Posted in thread: Need Crystal Malt for head retention w/ Extract? on 08-02-2015 at 12:57 AM
I've never had a head retention problem yet, but I've very seldom made an extract only batch,
most have had steeping grains so I wasn't sure what the deal would be for a batch without some
Posted in thread: Need Crystal Malt for head retention w/ Extract? on 07-28-2015 at 01:58 PM
I wasn't sure myself so I did some digging and this article: to indicate that the
head-retaining properties are lost during the processing of Malt Extract. Sounds like Carapils
will work well for hea...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewSupply Amcyl Brew Kettle w/ 3-Piece Ball Valve Giveaway! on 07-28-2015 at 01:43 PM
I also are ins.
Posted in thread: Cherry chocolate stout help on 07-22-2015 at 05:43 PM
Subscribed. I'm interested to hear how this works out.
Posted in thread: no steeping grains ? on 06-10-2015 at 06:02 PM
For wheat beers, I exclusively use Wheat extract with no problems. However, I did a Maris Otter
LME-only ESB that turned out a little "off". It was the first non-wheat beer that I'd done
Posted in thread: Question on upping ABV, LME vs sugar etc. on 05-29-2015 at 02:25 PM
I made a decent Tripel a couple of years ago, I've recently re-brewed it and it's just
finishing fermentation up now:2.5 Gallon boil, 5.5 Gallon batch4 lbs Light DME5 lbs Pilsner
DME2 lbs Light Candi ...
Posted in thread: Finally bought a Kegerator on 05-15-2015 at 03:24 PM
Bought a 6 cu ft Igloo kegerator this week. I'll convert the guts to Ball Lock eventually but
I'm currently trying it out with a local beer (Waterloo IPA). So far everything works alright.
Posted in thread: Harvesting yeast, expiration? on 04-27-2015 at 07:31 PM
Last Monday I started an Aventinus clone brew. I harvested some WLP351 from my last Weissbier
batch in August that I used for this batch. Washed the yeast and stored it in the fridge since
then. I was...
Posted in thread: Canadians, where are you ordering your stuff? on 04-01-2015 at 07:33 PM
I used to buy from Canadian Home Brewing Supplies in Brampton, ON but when I moved away from
the GTA and driving there was no longer an option I started using OBK. No regrets. Even with
shipping the p...
Posted in thread: OBK extract kit question on 03-31-2015 at 01:49 PM
'Sup, fellow OBK customer.Yep, brewing the kit the way you say should work fine. Beersmith's
calculations are pretty good.