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Posted in thread: Boilover on 08-30-2014 at 04:48 AM
You'll be fine IMHO. There are hop bits throughout the wort. A little that gets lost in the
boil over won't affect the beer anymore than the boil over would affect it. So basically...what
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Posted in thread: First bourbon ale on 06-08-2013 at 05:53 PM
Midwest Supplies has a bourbon barrel ale kit. Haven't tried it yet but its next on my
list.I've made this kit. It's a very nice beer. Ages well. Use a good bourbon but don't go
silly with it.
Posted in thread: 10 gallon batch? on 06-03-2013 at 07:25 PM
You're gonna need a bigger pot. Sure, you can do partial boils. Boil your wort and top off with
water. But I personally don't like to do that. It's a PITA and some styles of beer just don't
work well ...
Posted in thread: Looking for a birthday present on 06-03-2013 at 05:14 PM
Pumps are good. I'm seriously thinking of going with 2 Chuggers.What other things do you need?
Do you bottle or keg? If you don't keg, a keg setup makes a great gift.
Posted in thread: Cleaning equipment after use on 05-16-2013 at 03:17 AM
Oxyclean Free. I wash everything down with it and rinse with plenty of hot water. I try to make
sure everything dries thoroughly before its packed away too.
Posted in thread: Did I just oxidize my entire 5 gallons of beer? on 05-15-2013 at 03:17 PM
I think you'll be fine. People really get worked up over oxidization worries. A few bubbles of
air here and there are no problem. IMHO, people should pay closer attention proper temps,
Posted in thread: First all grain batch! on 05-15-2013 at 03:05 PM
I think even with a 10 gallon BK you're going to have to keep a close eye at the hot break to
avoid boil overs on 5 gallon batches.Nah, he should be OK if he sticks to a 5 gal batch. I've
used a 10gal...
Posted in thread: Priming sugar on 05-15-2013 at 02:52 PM
I think you may be over thinking this just a bit. Hops sucking up a gallon of wort? How much
did you use to dry hop????? That's a lot of wort to loose by dry hopping. But if you're fears