Last Activity:09-28-2016 2:50 AM
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Posted in thread: Rice Hulls????? on 09-25-2016 at 02:03 AM
Add a bit more water to your mash or wet the hulls prior to adding them or you may lose some
volume. They absorb a lot of water
Posted in thread: It's been too long on 09-25-2016 at 01:08 AM
Welcome back! I'm about to take a hiatus with the upcoming birth of my son. I've been trying to
build a pipeline lately but fell short bc life keeps getting in the way. I guess I'll suffer
Posted in thread: How worried should I be? on 09-03-2016 at 04:27 PM
Fusel alcohols. Taste and smell like rocket fuel. Give bad headaches and non drinkable beers.
Happen at high fermentation temps. You can usually tell by smelling the beer. If it smells like
Posted in thread: Tart cherries and bourbon on 07-11-2016 at 02:30 AM
Thanks for your response.As in obvious cherry presence, do you mean it will be like wow, that's
got cherry flavor or just noticeable? I really want it to be just noticeable but had read
Posted in thread: Tart cherries and bourbon on 07-11-2016 at 01:34 AM
I've never had the beer, but I think your two pounds of tart cherries should be pretty good for
an obvious cherry presence. Be careful with the oak chips - your amount and soaking in Devil's
cut is fi...
Posted in thread: Made Mistake in Pitching Yeast on 07-06-2016 at 02:39 AM
Ill take the other side of this argument. While it may come out consumable, it probably won't
be great. You'll likely have fusel alcohols produced at those high temps along with some other
Posted in thread: DocScott's Maibock on 06-27-2016 at 02:13 AM
Thanks for the recipe!!!I'm glad you like it. Beer looks great!
Posted in thread: The Joys of Brewing... In a New Environment on 06-01-2016 at 12:57 AM
So it went really well actually. Everything is closer and less carrying if heavy/hot items is
always a plus. Only downside is my new sink is a bit narrower than my old which made cleanup a
Posted in thread: The Joys of Brewing... In a New Environment on 05-28-2016 at 01:36 PM
I'll tell you tomorrow. Just moved a few weeks ago. Taking the gear for a spin tomorrow. My
neighbors love my kegerator though.
Posted in thread: Adding fruit to my Gose help on 05-15-2016 at 08:45 PM
Just transfer on top.