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Posted in thread: CTZ vs Apollo: The final bittering hop battle on 12-13-2013 at 05:16 AM
There both great hops. Its all up to you. I like Apollo much better just because i like an IPA
with more of a smooth flavor so i use low Cohumulone hops like Apollo, Magnum, and Warrior for
Posted in thread: Effects of pitching to much yeast? on 12-07-2013 at 04:40 PM
Your fine most likely. Here's a good pitch rate calculator. nice because you can set the %of
yeast cells per million based on preference.Here a good write up on the effects of Under/Over
Posted in thread: New Hop! Meridian on 06-30-2013 at 05:51 PM
Just racked to secondary a Belgian Blonde that I dryhopped with 1/2oz. Will know in a few days
when I keg it how it turns out.
Posted in thread: Kansas BREWS!!! on 04-08-2013 at 01:35 AM
T Baggins.Im sure they meet at Blind Tiger. Not sure the day or time but its a great resource
to belong to a club even if you just do wine its great to hang out with people with the same
Posted in thread: Anyone get air on the out flow side of their plate chiller? on 03-16-2013 at 10:43 PM
Was chilling a 10 gallon batch of Scotch Ale today and i noticed that that there was a trail of
bubbles coming through on the out side of the plate chiller.Everything was tight on my
Posted in thread: Polyclar? on 02-22-2013 at 11:31 PM
10 Grams max in a 5 gallon batch is the most you should add. Any more will strip color and hop
flavor and aroma. This is all from George Fix in Principals of Brewing Technology.From my own
Posted in thread: Manhattan? on 01-09-2013 at 11:16 PM
Weasel Our yearly comp is in Feb. Welcome to come by and have a beer if your in town.
Tankbrewer, you in the 1St? My brother in law is in Afghanistan with the 1St right now.
Posted in thread: Brewtarget 1.2.3 - Free Open Source Brewing Software on 01-08-2013 at 08:48 PM
Wondering what upgrades we can expect from the next version?
Posted in thread: Do slow boils impact starch conversion? on 12-16-2012 at 11:44 AM
How vigorous is the boil with the 1500w element?There wont be any issues with starch conversion
as thats done in the mash.You could run into hop utilization issues or problems with DMS if
your using P...
Posted in thread: Clearing the brew on 12-13-2012 at 02:49 AM
If you want it to clear try polyclar. I use half tea soon on my dry hopped IPAs and it pulls
everything down and clears nicely in two days in secondary with out striping any flavor our