Last Activity:01-08-2017 11:29 PM
Likes Given: 3
20 Likes on 17 Posts
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 01-21-2017 at 09:50 PM
Anyone ever do a double strength batch and then dilute post boil to get 10 gallons? Was
thinking a 4% ABV Best Bitter.
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 01-06-2017 at 06:11 PM
I found once I slowed my drill speed down on my grain mill, my efficiency went from 65 to
80%!FWIW I used to get 75% with a cooler mlt.
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 12-28-2016 at 03:20 PM
I would say I love the Grainfather for how easy it is to use, but my pump died while cleaning
the Grainfather after the first use. Not terrible impressed with the build quality right
now.That sounds o...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 12-20-2016 at 01:53 PM
I sprage with cold water.Me too. Beer still tastes great, no change in effeciency - 85%
ish.Makes a nice short brew day too.
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 09-30-2016 at 01:47 PM
I'm planning on doing a big beer (Denny Conn's Vanilla Porter), 1.08ish OG. I really only want
3 or 4 gallons, is there any difficulty doing smaller batches of a high OG beer? Or do you
still need the...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 06-23-2016 at 01:39 PM
I wouldn't suggest boiling with the lid on, unless you like a mess.
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 05-19-2016 at 12:29 AM
Mine sometimes shows "2". I called Grainfather customer support, they requested me to contact
the retailer. The retailer told me to wait. No response since then, and it was three months
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 05-18-2016 at 12:55 PM
Last night she finally arrived! I got her hooked up and cleaned. I have been extract brewing
for years and finally made the jump to GF for the ease and space saved. Sparging will be
something new. Can...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 04-03-2016 at 06:38 PM
Need some help guys. I was changing celcius to farenheit using these instructions and
obviously did something wrong because I think I've bricked the controller. Now when I turn it
on, it flashes a f...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 03-06-2016 at 08:28 PM
No, but please enlighten me. .. what's underletting?You pump the water in under the grain which
you've already put in the mashtun. I used to do it with my propane system, results in little to