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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...
Posted in thread: Measuring OG Question on 05-29-2015 at 01:47 PM
Hi All,I'm an AG brewer who puts EVERYTHING from the boil kettle into the fermenter.Before
pitching, I typically aerate by shaking/agitating the fermenter. I then take an OG reading.
Would the fact th...
Posted in thread: Transfer carbed beer question on 04-16-2015 at 04:31 PM
I had a problem with this a while back, and I simply cut 1/4" or so off of the bottom of my dip
tube. Fixed the problem really easily.
Posted in thread: Pump for counterflow chiller? on 03-29-2015 at 03:42 PM
Old wall wart or laptop computer power supply that is 12v. Actually, anything 9-16 V would
probably work as long as it matches the amperage requirement.Holy crap. It worked. Used an old
AC adapter. Pi...