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Posted in thread: Pressure kegs? on 12-01-2016 at 09:50 PM
I've never seen them for sale in the US.You could try going with polypins.
Posted in thread: Mash tun keeps getting clogged on 10-27-2016 at 12:02 AM
Scroll down to "Building the Mashtun"
Posted in thread: Quick yeast starter? on 09-11-2016 at 12:35 PM
You could always take some of your first runnings maybe a quart or so give it a quick boil,
chill it down pitch the yeast in that. Shake the hell out of it every once in a while. Let the
yeast get hap...
Posted in thread: English yeast and overcarbonation on 08-30-2016 at 11:41 PM
The OG was 1.060 and the FG was 1.016. It was in the fermenter for 2 and a half weeks with
fermentation pretty much finished at 4-5 days. It's been bottled for 2 months now, so I doubt
it's going to g...
Posted in thread: English yeast and overcarbonation on 08-29-2016 at 09:57 PM
I seriously doubt that yeast from another batch carried over, but I guess it's possible. I've
found that English yeasts sometimes need a bit of rousing to help them finish up. What was the
OG and how ...
Posted in thread: How can some brewers cold crash and keg so soon? on 08-27-2016 at 01:19 PM
Unless the yeast was really old, I wouldn't bother with a starter for a one gallon batch. A one
gallon batch is basically a starter.I would just pitch the yeast. If you want to get a couple
of brews o...
Posted in thread: Low-alcohol Doppelbock? on 07-17-2016 at 12:37 PM
Wouldn't a lower alcohol dopplebock be a bock?;)
Posted in thread: Steinbier: Can I cheat? on 07-16-2016 at 11:29 AM
Cool, I never heard of that before.Sounds like it's working.How are you storing them till you
put them in secondary.Seems it would be a source for contamination?
Posted in thread: Steinbier: Can I cheat? on 07-15-2016 at 11:43 AM
I'm certainly no expert on Steinbeir.But I can't imagine adding the rocks to the secondary will
add anything.Is this something you thought up yourself? Or have others done this?
Posted in thread: In the middle of my first brew/ AAR on 06-29-2016 at 08:21 PM
Since you have it in the bath tub, can you just fill the tub with cool water?Maybe add some ice
or frozen water bottles?