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Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2014 Big Giveaway on 02-13-2014 at 07:08 PM
Posted in thread: Are hipsters ruining craft beer? on 02-07-2014 at 06:17 PM
The only thing trendier than a hipster, and even more predictable, are people who feel the need
to constantly declare "I hate hipsters" ;)
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5 Gallon Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 01-06-2014 at 03:05 PM
Posted in thread: Lid taken off and put back on, batch lost? on 11-25-2013 at 10:30 PM
It took me a while to learn this, but your beer is not a delicate little flower. Although
infections are more likely to happen if you don't maintain sanitary conditions, that's a pretty
far cry from "...
Posted in thread: Radical Brewing Recipes and Beersmith WAY off? on 11-25-2013 at 02:38 PM
If you can, just double crush your grains. Below 70% is almost always just due to a bad
crush.My mash efficiency is at about 75% batch sparging. It's my brewhouse efficiency that is
at around 60%, whi...
Posted in thread: Radical Brewing Recipes and Beersmith WAY off? on 11-24-2013 at 04:14 PM
I used the tutorial to set up my equipment profile, which they say err's on the side of low
efficiency and massive losses to trub (1.5 gallons). I bet that's the issue. Also, my
efficiency has never b...
Posted in thread: Radical Brewing Recipes and Beersmith WAY off? on 11-24-2013 at 03:34 PM
I recently bought Beersmith to try and help me with my brewing because I've found that in some
cases I am missing my targets by huge margins. I figured using the software to help me plan
would be a bi...
Posted in thread: Filtering my Water on 11-22-2013 at 06:01 PM
It sounds to me like your whole house filter is hugely undersized, unless that was a typo.But
to answer your original question, if you have a whole house filter and you're filtering what
comes out of ...
Posted in thread: SWMBO...an amazing creature, indeed on 11-22-2013 at 05:42 PM
I wish they had something that nice around here. There is a place here in Coeur d'Alene that is
similar in concept, but they fail in execution. They serve only BMC products and I don't find
the place ...
Posted in thread: Rebel Brewer Giveaway! on 11-21-2013 at 03:59 PM