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Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2015? on 07-19-2015 at 12:00 AM
15157.5+ 5 ipa----------15162.5
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 07-18-2015 at 11:41 PM
...West Coast IPAs, East Coast IPAs, Belgian IPAs, brown IPAs, sour IPAs...
Posted in thread: Beers You Used To Drink on 07-18-2015 at 10:22 PM
Rolling Rock and Henry Weinhard's I considered "craft" beer back in the 90's. I always felt
like I was going high end when I brought some to a party. I also used to drink Micky's, Country
Club, and Lo...
Posted in thread: Expectations with Anti Foam and stir plate on 07-18-2015 at 10:01 PM
I use fermcap-s in all my starters. I put them on a stir plate and never see a full on krausen.
After 48 hours I can definitely tell there would have been a krausen by looking at the edge of
the wort ...
Posted in thread: Decoction vs Infusion for step mash in cooler? on 07-18-2015 at 09:13 PM
haha thanks though @mbobhat . I have done a lot more research on decoction mashing since I
posted that. I still haven't tried one yet, but it's on my must try list.
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 07-18-2015 at 09:07 PM
Last night I floated 3 kegs, all 3 were low, but still, I was surprised that they all went in
the same night. This leaves me only 2 kegs of beer. :(The great thing about stocking bulk
grain, hops and ...
Posted in thread: Speidel Plastic Tanks on 07-10-2015 at 08:45 PM
I also use 3/8 silicone. I can drain my 30l Speidel in half the time it takes to rack from a
carboy with auto-siphon.
Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 07-10-2015 at 08:37 PM
^^^I switched to SaniClean (also by Five Star) for my kegs and carboys. No more snakes. It's
the low foam version of Star San but requires a 3 minute contact time... no bigs.
Posted in thread: VIDEO: Brewing a Hillbilly beer on 06-29-2015 at 09:01 AM
Excellent video, I loved seeing the experimentation. Lots of production value, and highly
entertaining!!BOOM!An instant HBT classic. :goat:
Posted in thread: Speidel Plastic Tanks on 06-26-2015 at 05:24 PM
I cold crash in mine, but I replace the airlock lid with sanitized aluminum foil. If you sealed
it up I highly doubt it would collapse, they're pretty sturdy.