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Posted in thread: Rinsing after oxyclean on 10-10-2014 at 01:17 PM
Yes you have to rinse it off, like any other cleaning product. Star San, a sanitizer not a
cleaner, does not have to be rinsed off when you sanitize. :mug:
Posted in thread: How long for beer to carb up in a keg at 10psi on 10-02-2014 at 06:40 PM
Beer was racked into the keg at room temp. I am wondering when it should be fully carbed?
Fridge temp is 35 deg.
Posted in thread: What does Vienna taste like? on 09-22-2014 at 09:13 PM
Coppery taste could be a water quality issue. Any iron or sulphur in your brewing water?
Posted in thread: What is the best way to clean a blow off tube and orange carboy cap? on 09-15-2014 at 03:51 PM
I see some black spots on the underside of my orange carboy cap that I think may be mold. I
cannot scrub them off at all. Also what's the best way to get the blow off tube clean after its
filled with ...
Posted in thread: Fake whirlpooling... on 01-06-2014 at 04:02 PM
I stir pretty fast (from the outside edge of the kettle only) for about two minutes and then
let the kettle sit for 30 minutes. Works very well if I syphon from the outside edge of the
kettle after th...
Posted in thread: What do I calculate the boil-off from? Simple the pre-boil and after-boil sizes? on 11-04-2013 at 01:49 PM
I am not talking about one, always-the-same boil-off rate. Every time you brew....depending on
different things the boil-off will vary....in my case...depending on the strength off the heat,
the room ...
Posted in thread: Who's using their 14,000 BTU stove burner? on 10-29-2013 at 12:32 AM
I do it and it works fine, I have a main burner about 16K btu, and I put the kettle over that
and a smaller 6K burner and can bring 7.5g to a boil in about 45 minutes. Inside brewing (rain
or shine) B...
Posted in thread: Beginner extract brewing howto on 10-14-2013 at 10:30 PM
Couldn't this sticky be updated to discuss, and encourage, late extract addition? I think point
4 is a little confusing.4. Bring the water to a boil. Remove the boiling water from the stove,
to avoid ...
Posted in thread: Wort chiller on 06-10-2013 at 05:09 PM
A cup or two of vinegar in a pot of water just big enough to place the chiller in will do a
great job getting it really clean.
Posted in thread: Staying Within SRM Specs on 01-16-2013 at 01:13 PM
Add the honey in at the very end of the boil. (for possibly less color due to caramelization)
You could also prime the bottles with honey, instead of corn sugar.