Last Activity:08-10-2014 8:46 PM
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Posted in thread: SMASH recipe on 08-03-2014 at 06:21 PM
If you are aerating your wort and making a starter I would definitely use a blow off. I've read
that others doing smash suggested using something different that just a base 2 row, like going
Posted in thread: 2nd batch of red ale lacking hops flavor on 08-03-2014 at 06:13 PM
Cascade at 60 min will not give you as much flavor as a late addition. I would leave at least
.5oz of cascade for 5-10 mins that will give you a ligher hop flavor for 5G. Honey requires
more time to f...
Posted in thread: The reason its hard to save money homebrewing on 08-03-2014 at 06:06 PM
Wow this was an old thread lol
Posted in thread: 4th homebrew carboy pic on 08-03-2014 at 06:04 PM
Yeah like everyone else said its fine. Besides I dont think you would see an infection in the
first 24 hours.
Posted in thread: Need Info for my 1st batch on 08-03-2014 at 05:54 PM
There are a couple free recipe apps, put that into those. What I would do is look through the
recipe data base for an extract IPA that sounds good to you and reduce the ingredients down to
1G. If you ...
Posted in thread: Boil on 08-03-2014 at 05:46 PM
Use a heat stick or bit the bullet and look for a used propane burner on craigslist.
Posted in thread: Dunkelweizen recipe on 07-24-2014 at 05:06 PM
I dont see a problem with your recipe and actually I'd prefer it to be a little more
roasty.When my Hefe is done I'm going to brew one of these up so it will be ready for the Fall.
I may have to use y...
Posted in thread: Didn't top off enough on my 5G batch... on 07-24-2014 at 04:49 PM
Never feel bad about brewing beer.
Posted in thread: Question for Pitching yeast for smaller batches on 07-24-2014 at 04:47 PM
Why not just make a starter larger than you need and save half of it for another batch. DME is
cheaper than yeast.
Posted in thread: Residue in glass on 07-24-2014 at 04:37 PM
I'd have to agree with the others looks like yeast, actually looks cool :)