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Posted in thread: Cold Break Brewing Microbrew Series Giveaway - Open to All! on 06-23-2015 at 03:28 PM
In for the win.
Posted in thread: To squeeze or not to squeeze? on 05-12-2015 at 02:24 PM
I have squeezed, & not; I haven't noticed any difference in efficiency. I pull the bag & drop
it into a bucket with a basket. Then just before the boil I dump the few ounces of wort in the
kettle. I l...
Posted in thread: Why doesn't everyone just BIAB? on 04-30-2015 at 12:42 PM
Holy crap! Sounds like me. Grains crushed hops weighed night before. Pot on the fryer with
water ready to go. Wake up, start the mash, workout, now the lawn, begin the boil, trim the
bushes, cleanup a...
Posted in thread: Pulled back muscle after brewing. Recommendations? on 04-27-2015 at 08:39 PM
No actual doctors though, hmm?Seems pretty objective.[/sarcasm]I have a very negative opinion
of chiropractors. They muck around with very sensitive body parts (your spine!) and often do
Posted in thread: anyone here own a "real" brewing machine? on 04-21-2015 at 08:11 PM
And to think I didn't bother to read this thread for 2 weeks. Oh what I almost missed. I don't
care who you are, this here is funny. :drunk:
Posted in thread: Pulled back muscle after brewing. Recommendations? on 04-20-2015 at 08:34 PM
Back braces make a HUGE difference for me when I do that. I have this one, and it's great.
There's a pulley system that tightens this thing down and boom you're walking upright again. I
use a back br...
Posted in thread: no chill/slow chill in a keg on 04-20-2015 at 01:13 PM
I no chill in corny kegs all the time, no issues.
Posted in thread: Pitching Unwashed Saved Yeast Cake on 04-15-2015 at 07:21 PM
Check Mr Malty for slurry pitching rates. I store in mason jars that have ml marked on the
side. Easy to pitch what is needed.
Posted in thread: A Brewing Water Chemistry Primer on 04-06-2015 at 01:34 AM
I've been thinking about distilling water. ;)
Posted in thread: Using mash tun pre-heat water for spare? on 04-04-2015 at 01:09 PM
I also use the mash water heated 7 deg above strike temp. By the time it gets to strike temp
the tun is pre-heated. Couldn't be easier.