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Posted in thread: Mold in primary? on 11-25-2012 at 07:19 AM
Thanks everyone. It's still chugging away.
Posted in thread: Mold in primary? on 11-21-2012 at 05:24 PM
This was 6 days after brew day so no dry hopping yet. I boiled all of the other hops (and added
aroma hops at flame out) so I'm not sure how they could have carried mold. It's probably just
too much o...
Posted in thread: Mold in primary? on 11-20-2012 at 08:03 PM
No I did not strain the wort. I did not on my previous batches either. I think you may be
right. Maybe it was slightly too cold, and the bits floating in the wort may have caught up to
the surface and...
Posted in thread: Mold in primary? on 11-20-2012 at 03:56 AM
So you think it was definitely something in the ingredient list? I did not put any strange
things in the boil but want to make sure since this is only my third batch maybe I did
Posted in thread: Mold in primary? on 11-19-2012 at 06:46 PM
This is the American Pale Ale extract kit from Oak Barrel Winecraft in Berkeley. 6lb Munich
LME2lb Pilsner Light DME (extra pound for IPA)1/2lb crystal malt 30-37*L grain1/2lb crystal
malt 77*L grain3...
Posted in thread: Mold in primary? on 11-19-2012 at 09:03 AM
This is my third batch and first IPA. I followed my normal routine of cleaning carboys with
oxiclean and sanitized everything with star San. This is 1 week after racking to the carboy and
it has a whi...
Posted in thread: Frustrated. Need some encouragement... on 11-03-2012 at 07:28 PM
Also I heard you shouldn't squeeze your grain bag after mash because it can release tannins.
Not sure if this is attributing anything to your off flavored but thought I'd mention it.
Posted in thread: are my kegs ok? on 11-02-2012 at 09:57 PM
You should replace all the O rings and if if still leaks, you can apply some lube like Vaseline
to the o rings.
Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 10-28-2012 at 08:16 AM
Picked up a freezer from craigslist today. Made a collar but didnt have a 1in. drill bit for
the tap. I also wired up my TC-9102d temperature controller. I think I have a short but can't
find it. It p...
Posted in thread: What came in the mail for you today? on 10-27-2012 at 12:10 AM
I got my TC-9102D - now I have to figure out how to wire this sucker up