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Posted in thread: Off Flavor - Oxidation? on 07-29-2014 at 04:42 AM
Last I heard hot side aeration was a myth and I was roundly criticized for suggesting someone
look into it even though they had the classic symptoms.Hot-side phenomena are only a myth in
the make beli...
Posted in thread: Off Flavor - Oxidation? on 07-29-2014 at 02:54 AM
Another oxidized IPA for me. Wet cardboard at exactly 1 month from brew date. I am extremely
attentive to oxidation issues. There was a large amount of hops used. All Centennial, 30
minutes on was all...
Posted in thread: SNPA inspired IPA on 07-08-2014 at 08:39 PM
SNPA does not straddle American Pale Ale and American IPA. As the gold standard for the
American Pale Ale style, SNPA is the beer by which all other American Pale Ales are judged.
Sierra Nevada basica...
Posted in thread: Reliable strike water temperature calculation on 07-06-2014 at 06:07 PM
This one is solid when you plug in accurate parameters. This formula assumes a preheated mash
tun, so you could put in water several degrees hotter than the formula gives you and wait for
it to hit yo...
Posted in thread: Brewed My First AG Batch Today on 07-06-2014 at 05:44 PM
Efficiency is something that is earned. The extraction rates on my early all-grain batches were
nothing to crow about.
Posted in thread: Where to get a full all grain set up package? on 07-06-2014 at 05:26 PM
As a base I would say plan on:[*]A mash tun. Typically an Igloo cooler. 40qt/10 gallon is
required for 5 gal batches. The smaller ones can be used but he will be limited in how "big" a
beer can be mad...
Posted in thread: New BIAB all grainer water questions on 07-06-2014 at 05:15 PM
ps: 5.2 stabilizer works great for those that don't check their mash ph and doesn't work at all
for those that do check ph. Ignorance is bliss! In more ways than one.+1
Posted in thread: Is this a good mini mash set up? on 07-06-2014 at 05:06 PM
I have more land that I can effectively use and a two car garage to boot; however, I recently
switched from using a propane fired stove to using an Update International IC 1800 portable
Posted in thread: Disposal of spent grain on 07-06-2014 at 04:30 PM
I dump my spent grain in a pile for the deer and other wild animals to eat. The pile never gets
big enough to stink.
Posted in thread: Local Equipment Sale on 06-26-2014 at 01:35 AM
NVM, OP fixed itThe original ad stated where I was located in the bread crumb trail (i.e., Home
Brew Forums > Home Brew Market > For Sale > Maryland Local Equipment Sale). My location was