Last Activity:11-17-2013 9:56 PM
Posted in thread: What to ask a brewery about their recipe on 07-20-2013 at 05:03 AM
[this is the info I was graciously provided:We are actually legging off another batch of Alpha
Session today. It should hopefully be on tap at the Barrel House by next week (possibly
sooner). Glad you...
Posted in thread: New way to control Pellet Hop gunk! on 07-19-2013 at 06:57 PM
Here's a new twist! Chad made me a grain basket for the 15g kettle! Fits like a glove, the pics
are a little jacked so I took one with the flash and one w/o. This is a 400 micron basket so
should be g...
Posted in thread: What to ask a brewery about their recipe on 07-11-2013 at 09:42 PM
last year i asked my local brewery to help me clone one of their beers and they did help me
with the grain bill and gave me liters of yeast slurry to boot. last week that beer got a 2nd
place ribbon i...
Posted in thread: Crud! My 5 year old moved my hop labels!! on 05-24-2013 at 03:00 AM
How can I distinguish between chinook and sterling hop plants? Come harvest time I can do a
three-way with known hops, but I'm curious if there's a way to positively ID them from leaves
alone. Im almo...
Posted in thread: 1st attempt at growing barley on 04-09-2013 at 01:42 AM
Nice! What kind of barley did you use and where did you buy it? I have a friend who's looking
around for varieties and places to buy seed.Thanks, Mike.
Posted in thread: Yeast lab? on 01-26-2013 at 08:05 PM
Which method for storage do you use Patthebrewer?
Posted in thread: Yeast lab? on 01-24-2013 at 09:01 PM
Some people do have "yeast ranches" that they keep. There are many different ways that people
choose to keep their yeasties viable, from stored slurry to slants. Google searching should
yield you many...
Posted in thread: Tet-612 thermocouple help! on 01-20-2013 at 05:54 PM
I had time yesterday so I took the brewery apart and checked all my thermocouple connections.
Everything was wired correctly and snugly. Just for the sake of science, and because I had no
idea what el...
Posted in thread: Tet-612 thermocouple help! on 01-18-2013 at 01:08 PM
I did purchase k thermocouple extension wire specifically for this purpose. I'll have to check
out the wires this weekend. I do know that I tried hard to make sure that the wires were the
Posted in thread: Tet-612 thermocouple help! on 01-17-2013 at 04:48 AM
I wonder if I could source a k thermocouple with a six to eight foot long cord... This would
eliminate the junctions and spliced cables while still allowing me to keep my controls where