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Posted in thread: Solid technique for filtering while racking? on 02-25-2014 at 03:27 PM
I'm not saying you can't use them, but in a carboy they tend to not get much surface contact
and just kind of hang out above the ones that manage to get wet.this has also been my
experience. if you ha...
Posted in thread: Diacetyl Rest for California Steam on 01-30-2014 at 03:20 PM
I went ahead and did the Diacetyl Test with 1/2 sample in 140 degree water bath for 30min then
chilled to room temp to compare with the other 1/2 sample control.No buttery flavors detected
by myself o...
Posted in thread: Diacetyl Rest for California Steam on 01-29-2014 at 08:57 PM
Just pulled a sample to test gravity and taste. And maybe do the diacetyl test I've read about
on these forums.Its at 1.010 from 1.049 and tastes REALLY close to an anchor steam beer. Just
Posted in thread: Diacetyl Rest for California Steam on 01-29-2014 at 07:32 PM
Thank you for the advice:mug:
Posted in thread: Diacetyl Rest for California Steam on 01-29-2014 at 01:40 PM
I brewed the California Steam (anchor steam clone) in early January, really nice healthy
fermentation kept between 58-62. First time I had to use a blow off hose. but now all the
krausen has fallen ba...
Posted in thread: Boil time? on 01-22-2014 at 12:00 PM
wow, what kit/recipe is this? thats a huge LME addition. hindsight and whatnot but it probably
would have been beneficial to do some late addition with that much.
Posted in thread: What's brewing? on 01-14-2014 at 01:15 PM
have brewed this three times now.Once with a new breweronce for myself - because it's cheap
to get the stuff you need at lhbsonce for my brother (currently fermenting) for his superbowl
Posted in thread: transfer from pot to fermenter on 01-14-2014 at 01:11 PM
I'm still pretty new to brewing but for my first 8 batches I racked to the carboy using an
autosiphon. My last two I dumped through a paint strainer and into a bucket to get the
filtering and aerating...
Posted in thread: lets see your full Fermenters on 10-12-2013 at 03:11 AM
Dead ringer extract kit in my cool brew bag.
Posted in thread: Bottling Tips for the Homebrewer on 08-05-2013 at 11:12 AM
What did you make the dip tube out of. I had nearly an entire beer left over last night, but I
ran out of bottles, so I just drank it :mug:There is probably a more efficient way to do it,
but I had a ...