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Posted in thread: First time dry hopping need advice on 04-30-2012 at 05:03 AM
Just toss them in. Dont worry about it one single bit... I dry hop massively all the time and
repitch the yeast sometimes 5 times with no infection noted after years and years of doing so.
Posted in thread: Help me Obi Wan, you're my only hope... on 04-30-2012 at 04:50 AM
I commonly make ipas with over half a pound of hops per 5 gallons and dry hop with 3 oz per
five gallons. I keep everything in one carboy for the whole ride. Keep it warm to clean up the
diacetyl and ...
Posted in thread: Failed batch number 2 on 04-30-2012 at 04:35 AM
do a starter, it will do leagues for the finished product. aerate by shaking the bucket or get
some type of setup. definately try to control the temp of the fermentation some how and kick up
the temp ...
Posted in thread: First 5 gallon batch in fermenter! on 04-30-2012 at 04:26 AM
no secondary unless you have to age it for months. the yeast needs to be on the beer for as
long as possible to clean it up
Posted in thread: Where to buy Brewtek yeast on 02-20-2012 at 02:41 PM
hey guys. I am in search of the brewtek cl 450 strain. Is anyone willing to share. Id even send
a couple of prepared plates and shipping $ out to you for it and would welcome any other
Posted in thread: Going to All Grain Soon on 12-17-2011 at 02:28 AM
Lots of good info. Good luck. Use half barrels and go for 10 gal for sure
Posted in thread: belgium trippel ale on 09-29-2011 at 06:34 AM
It's fine. Just wait
Posted in thread: First time brewer with a question on 09-29-2011 at 06:32 AM
When fermentation slows 5 days to 1 wk raise the temp and let it sit for a week to finish then
do a reading to see if it has terminated and bottle or crash cool and keg.. Good luck
Posted in thread: Do I have a problem? on 09-21-2011 at 03:08 AM
If u r using a bucket those things leak like a sieve, if u have a clear Carboy u can see it
moving. I'm with them. Wait ab week and take a gravity reading. You don't really need the water
in the airlo...
Posted in thread: Just Opened my first Homebrew! on 01-21-2011 at 03:18 AM