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Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 04-30-2015 at 02:51 PM
Well, a day late but Brewed my first Hefeweizen, looks good. Overshot my numbers by a little
and collected an extra 2L of wort... Should be good though, trying to control ferm temps with a
wet towel a...
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Posted in thread: I think I corrected my Efficiency problems on 04-29-2015 at 07:27 PM
well...The LHBS just got a new mill that's adjustable...I set it as fine as it will go and BAM
89% pre boil efficiency! and thats including the extra 2.25L of wort I got pre boil... I think
I have som...
Posted in thread: MO/Cascade Smash help on 11-17-2014 at 01:56 AM
So I stirred while bumping up to mash out temp and I squeezed like crazy. I had my brew house
efficiency set to 65% and I pretty much hit my OG. I was aiming for 1.059 and I got 1.058.
Posted in thread: MO/Cascade Smash help on 11-12-2014 at 09:25 PM
Thanks, I'm about 30 min from mashout, I'll have to give that a try!
Posted in thread: MO/Cascade Smash help on 11-12-2014 at 06:23 PM
So I finally settled on a recipe. 6kg MO with 4 roughly 40g additions of Cascade at 60, 30, 10
and 0. The bitterness ratio comes out at about 1.02 so it should be pretty balanced, if what I
Posted in thread: MO/Cascade Smash help on 11-09-2014 at 03:14 PM
I've done a number of continuously hopped IPAs. I've come to the conclusion that any hop
addition 30 mins or later does not really add much beyond general bitterness. It's also a bit
of a pain...!My c...
Posted in thread: Lower than expected efficiency. on 11-09-2014 at 01:43 PM
Seems a bit high on the total water, I would suggest closely monitoring the volume in the
kettle as you boil, check after 45 minutes and you will know where your heading. Crank it up,
or extend the bo...
Posted in thread: MO/Cascade Smash help on 11-09-2014 at 05:36 AM
Yea, I'll probably go that route eventually but for now I want to figure out what the base malt
tastes like while making a decent IPA.