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Posted in thread: Blood Moon IPA on 01-12-2015 at 04:55 PM
Has anyone made this with just DME and no LME? How much DME would be used if I just use dmeSee
my reply above yours. I used 6lbs. Golden DME and 2lbs Dark DME. Finished at 1.012 and just
kegged it. Fi...
Posted in thread: Blichmann Boilermaker G2 question on 01-06-2015 at 03:44 PM
I've done several batches in my G2 with up to 6 oz of hops and have yet to have a problem.
Boil, chill, stir to whirlpool and let it sit for 30 minutes. Open the valve enough to get it
flowing, then b...
Posted in thread: Blichmann Boilermaker G2 question on 01-05-2015 at 11:03 AM
Having the same problem. Its a shame I drop that kind of $$$ on a fancy kettle only to find out
I need to spend more for it to work correctly. I tried whirlpooling, but unless you start
Posted in thread: Sean's House Red on 01-04-2015 at 09:44 PM
Brewed this today, here's the stats-Method: Extract + GrainSteep Temp: 160Steep Time:
30minPre-Steep Volume: 6.2galPost-steep Volume: 5.8galPost-Steep Gravity: 1.008Sparged with 150
degree wort over c...
Posted in thread: Blood Moon IPA on 12-29-2014 at 03:26 AM
Brewed this yesterday.I tweaked the fermentables a little bit because I didn't read the OP's
recipe right, and got a bunch of DME instead of LME, I also used 2lbs. of regular dark extract
instead of 1...
Posted in thread: Spontaneous Fermentation? on 04-20-2009 at 06:11 PM
Alot of times the lack thorough cleaning before sanitizing is the culprit. Don't take this too
personally. You might need to take a deeper dive on what items that come in contact with your
Posted in thread: Spontaneous Fermentation? on 04-20-2009 at 05:41 PM
Exactly - If you have a valve full of yeast that might do it too.Well I sanitized my carboy
with onestep and gave it an extra little scrub before sanitation. Let it sit for about 30
minutes with sanit...
Posted in thread: Spontaneous Fermentation? on 04-20-2009 at 01:26 PM
So I made a 60 minute clone on friday. Didnt prepare a starter ahead of time, So I thought,
I'll just stick it in the closet until the starter is ready and then pitch. Well, I opened the
closet today ...
Posted in thread: Can I re-boil wort? on 04-20-2009 at 01:16 PM
Ok, so I have an issue... I brewed a 60 minute clone on friday, but didnt make a starter, so I
thought: "No big deal, just stick it in the closet over the weekend while my starter gets
going, then pit...
Posted in thread: Bad Batch on 03-24-2009 at 10:18 PM
Hmmm... I'm guessing maybe our sanitation might be the problem. Used Carboys with airlocks that
were good. Another thing that I've been puzzled by is this- When we removed the airlock bung,
there was ...