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Posted in thread: Cloudy ale - due to slow cooling? on 11-26-2014 at 03:59 PM
So, it only fermented for 5 days at 66 degrees(forgive my imperial conversions my brain doesn't
function in metric), then you brought it up to 70 for how long?After it sat at 70 for x amount
of time, ...
Posted in thread: my final gravity is consistantly low on 11-21-2014 at 03:02 PM
Depending on how long your vorlauf/lauter & sparge is, the biggest factor I see is that
mash-out.You should use a mash-out calculator to give you the amount of near boiling sparge
water (treated to av...
Posted in thread: What was wrong with this recipe? on 11-20-2014 at 06:34 PM
^ That should make a fine APA, a bit on the bitter side but APAs like Alpha King and Zombie
Dust hold up well to the heavy hop charge.Please come back with tasting notes after this one is
Posted in thread: Need help turning these into fermenters on 11-20-2014 at 03:56 PM
Better science through chemistry. If you have to scrub, you're chemicals are wrong or aren't
hot enough. :DTHIS.I would never scrub a plastic vessel or piece of equipment that comes in
contact with co...
Posted in thread: IPA recipe turned out weird on 11-20-2014 at 03:54 PM
I would dry hop with some EKG and call in an English
Posted in thread: Need help turning these into fermenters on 11-20-2014 at 03:11 PM
I would get a spigot and install that in the cap. Size your bung/drilled stopper to match the
hole you drilled in the cap for the spigot.To aerate, install the spigot into the cap and
secure the cap.W...
Posted in thread: What was wrong with this recipe? on 11-20-2014 at 03:04 PM
My palate perceives a number of "citrus" flavors.Orange - classic orange juice or sweet citrus
with only a hint of bitterTangerine - More sweet than orange with a more delicate overall
Posted in thread: what to do with Weyermann Floor Malted Bohemian Pilsner Malt on 11-19-2014 at 09:12 PM
Troegs uses Pils in their Nugget Nectar IPA. It's really good.
Posted in thread: What was wrong with this recipe? on 11-19-2014 at 07:01 PM
I'd say two things, if you're going low gravity use 2 row vs. Pilsner and skip the Simcoe in
that recipe all together. You'd need a high gravity beer with delicate hops to make pilsner
malt a dominant...
Posted in thread: Brew Shoes on 11-19-2014 at 03:45 PM
I have PF as well. I went to my podiatrist and had him order custom made orthotic inserts. I
have 2 pair, one for work, one for home. Insurance paid for them.Trust me I know how bad it can
hurt on har...