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Posted in thread: stainless steel bucket fermentor on 10-25-2012 at 02:08 AM
Huh, cool. I've always read to get the wort/beer off of the break material and trub to avoid
off flavors. I guess it may be one of those things that doesn't hurt at the homebrew-scale?I
guess a potent...
Posted in thread: stainless steel bucket fermentor on 10-24-2012 at 11:18 PM
Hi julioardz,I've only done 4.5 batches so far, but for 2 of those, I didn't use an airlock in
my bucket; only covered the hole with wax paper. No infections, and good beer.I like the idea
of a one ve...
Posted in thread: Keep the wort/beer in the kettle from boil to bottling? on 01-24-2012 at 11:30 PM
@ehedge20I'm not too worried about cloudiness, but off flavors wouldn't be cool. OTOH, I don't
currently take my beer off the trub; I've only done small ales so far. If I were going to lager
or have a...
Posted in thread: Keep the wort/beer in the kettle from boil to bottling? on 01-24-2012 at 10:30 PM
OK, here's an idea. Probably not an original idea, but if anyone's heard of this, or has done
it, or knows why it would be a Bad Idea, let's talk.Keep the wort/beer in the kettle from (full
Posted in thread: Muslin or Nylon for Hops? on 01-24-2012 at 10:23 PM
I put my hop pellets in the muslin bag that's included in the kits for steeping specialty
grains. (after I've dumped the grains)Seems to work pretty well.