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Posted in thread: What Happened? on 08-27-2014 at 02:55 PM
You are all stating infection but tasting like Bleh isn't necessarily a descriptor for
infection. I would consider sour, vinegar, etc more descriptive of infection.If 5 oz of sugar
are being used for ...
Posted in thread: Low final gravity on 08-27-2014 at 01:15 PM
Is your hydrometer properly calibrated? 1.000 in distilled water at it's calibrated
temperature?Are you brewing all grain and what temperature are you mashing at?Are you
correcting your readings for t...
Posted in thread: Going All Grain on 08-27-2014 at 01:07 PM
Congrats on making the jump!There are several ways to go AG, you can do BIAB which simplifies
theprocess and reduces the amount of equipment you needYou can go traditional mash/sparge which
Posted in thread: Wheat beer cold crash on 08-27-2014 at 01:44 AM
Small chunks are most likely just yeast rafts floating. Take another em reading in a day or
two, if it's the Sam it's done and you can packageTechnically in a wheat it's not haze, it's
simply a low fl...
Posted in thread: Wheat beer cold crash on 08-26-2014 at 09:49 PM
If the krausen hasn't dropped yet then just give it some time and verify the final gravity,
patience is better than rushing the beer:)Cold crashing can drop the krausen but if it's not at
Posted in thread: Tap-a-talk forum 30 seconds to post on 08-26-2014 at 09:42 PM
Happens all the time. If you cancel and then select delete it posts your reply anyway. I gave
up on resetting, rebooting, etc. just living w/ it. Sent from my iPhone using Home BrewThis is
Posted in thread: Tap-a-talk forum 30 seconds to post on 08-24-2014 at 09:59 PM
Everything time I try try to post a reply I get the "forum requires 30 seconds between posts"
mobile iphone app. It even occurs if I just opened the app for the dayTried resetting the phone
as well as...
Posted in thread: Why am I afraid to Dry Hop on 08-24-2014 at 09:55 PM
Personally I would just dump them in, no bag.+1Just dump them in, when ready to rack simply
sanitize the hop sack or some women's nylons and wrap around racking cane as a filterSent from
Posted in thread: How many paper towels do you go through... on 08-24-2014 at 09:47 PM
Zero paper towels here...+1I use all the old shirts my kids seem to grow out of every 4
days:)Sent from the Commune
Posted in thread: Oops! Stir bar in primary! on 08-24-2014 at 09:43 PM
Use a magnet and drag it back out.+1Easy peasy!Sent from the Commune