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Posted in thread: FG Question on 09-22-2015 at 06:24 PM
I recently brewed an imperial pumpkin ale (5 gallons) that had an OG of 1.084. All went well
during fermentation (used 2 packets of US-04 in fermentation chamber for 3 weeks, very active
Posted in thread: Founder's Breakfast Stout Clone on 09-18-2015 at 03:53 PM
Hi All,Question on the coffee portion:"2 oz Ground Sumatran coffee at flameout"Is this really
just coffee grounds going into the wort? If so, what's the best way to ensure that they don't
end up in th...
Posted in thread: Mold on outside of fermenter on 09-11-2015 at 05:49 PM
Hi All,I have a pumpkin ale in my fermentation chamber at 68 degrees for 2 weeks now. I checked
on it last night, and there were clearly spots of mold on the outside of my plastic bucket. I
took the b...
Posted in thread: Imperial Pumpkin Pie Ale on 08-31-2015 at 02:56 PM
Brewed this recipe on Saturday. Missed OG slightly, but all went well otherwise.Pitched 2 packs
of S-04 and this thing is bubbling like crazy in my fermentation chamber. I'm keeping it at
~67F. I made...
Posted in thread: Using Whole Hops for the first time - Question on 08-10-2015 at 04:41 PM
unless you know the AA% of them it's going to be hard to use them as a bittering hop. If you do
know the AA% then use them as you normally would pellets. If you don't have a recipe calculator
Posted in thread: Using Whole Hops for the first time - Question on 08-10-2015 at 04:40 PM
You use whole hops the same as you would pellets. If it's a commercial farm he should be able
to tell you the AA% to base the recipe on so you get the total IBU and flavor and aroma punch
Posted in thread: Using Whole Hops for the first time - Question on 08-10-2015 at 04:22 PM
Hi All,Intermediate AG brewer here. My friend is letting me harvest a ton of Cascade hops that
he has grown on his farm. In the 4 years I've been brewing, I've only used pellets. I've been
Posted in thread: Fermentation temp dropped for 4 days - is all OK? on 07-27-2015 at 01:11 PM
Hi All,I recently brewed an AG IPA w/US-05. I pitched, threw it in the fermentation chamber,
noticed visible signs of fermentation the next day. ~36 hours after I pitched, my temp
controller failed, a...
Posted in thread: Counterflow chiller question on 07-21-2015 at 04:15 PM
I've been using my CFC for some time now, and it's worked like a charm. My ground water has
always been cold enough to bring it to 60-65 degrees. I did not, however, anticipate the crazy
heat we've ha...
Posted in thread: Yards AHA RAlly - This Thurs; July 16, 2015 on 07-16-2015 at 01:51 PM
Who is going? I RSVP'd a while ago and will be in attendance, especially to renew my
there!It'll be my secon...