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Posted in thread: CCCP - American Pale Ale on 07-29-2012 at 06:39 AM
well ****. i'm brewing my own CCCP(A) tomorrow, and was just checking to see if anyone else
came up with the name. guess i got beat. mine is pretty similar though:10.5 lbs pale 2 row1 lb
caramel 40.5 ...
Posted in thread: Anyone not use Star San? on 05-13-2012 at 09:24 PM
I have a professor who teaches a brewing class who using a custom iodine solution. I'm not sure
how I feel about this method though. I tried his beers and they weren't that great. I'm going
to one of ...
Posted in thread: Brewmasters Warehouse Low Efficiency? on 05-08-2012 at 12:01 AM
my last 2 or 3 batches were terrible efficiency and also came from BMW. but on the other hand,
i buy my grain exclusively from them because, historically, i have gotten better results from
Posted in thread: i hate siphoning on 05-02-2012 at 11:47 PM
Not sure why people complain about cleaning or sanitizing autosiphons, it's easy as pie;To
clean: fill a bucket with about 1/2 gallon of water, insert siphon end and hose and
Posted in thread: What beer kicked your a$$ lately? on 05-02-2012 at 05:56 PM
Can we count BMC? Cause I almost never drink more than 6 or so good beers before switching over
to something cheaper. Most recently it would have to be a night of about 20 or so Miller Lites.
Posted in thread: i hate siphoning on 05-02-2012 at 05:46 PM
auto siphon for transfer, but i'm surprised no one has suggested a wine thief for the
hydrometer readings. a siphon for such a small amount of liquid is overkill.
Posted in thread: A moment of silence on 05-02-2012 at 05:41 PM
I'm looking at a bottle from batch #2 right now, it's about 3 years old. I typically have gonna
through my batches very slowly. I just started kegging though, so I expect that to change.
First batch t...
Posted in thread: I think it's official, I've become a beer snob. on 05-02-2012 at 05:37 PM
Quality over quantity will be my new mantra from here on in.Guess you're gonna be staying sober
then, sounds boring
Posted in thread: National Homebrew Day Plans? on 05-02-2012 at 05:34 PM
i'll be brewing on the 4th instead, gotta keep my saturday open for any cinco de mayo
festivities that may present themselves
Posted in thread: Help 50% boil off rate on 08-28-2010 at 07:36 PM
This works too. The calculator is just to get as close as possible. Following your line of
thought why not just do half or 1/4th boils and top off? I bet it would work just as well, but
I think it is ...