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Posted in thread: Is there a cheap and good refractometer that I could buy? on 07-29-2015 at 03:26 AM
There are a bunch in amazon for $20-30.
Posted in thread: Can you brew a Quadrupel with basic beginner's equipment? on 07-29-2015 at 03:22 AM
Yes- I've made a handful of Belgian tripels now that were extract and two that werbE biab. My
temperature control is my basement or filling a tub with water... Or moving upstairs where it
Posted in thread: Simple Yeast Storage Procedure on 07-28-2015 at 01:27 AM
Can I freeze this yeast cake by just dividing it up and adding appropriate amount glycerine
without washing? Just clean everything ahead of time with starsan?
Posted in thread: 5 month old yeast cake on 07-22-2015 at 12:26 AM
Cool, I didn't see the sticky. Must have been awhile since I've been to this sub.I have almost
a quart of yeast cake in athe mason jar (prepared aaccording to that sticky).It's going to be 6
Posted in thread: 5 month old yeast cake on 07-21-2015 at 11:19 AM
I saved some yeast cake from about 5 months ago in a big mason jar with a few inches of beer on
top of it. It's been in the fridge ever since. Sanitized mason jar beforehand.I'd like to make
the beer ...
Posted in thread: MFL quick disconnect leaking CO2 on 07-14-2015 at 10:08 AM
Sorry about the triple post.It leaks from the inside of the qd. I can hear it, saw star san
bubbling from there, then stuck entire qd in a glass of water and could see bubbles from
there.There is a wa...
Posted in thread: Given wrong grains. Will it still make a good beer? on 07-13-2015 at 03:46 AM
Maybe 158 is a tad high? To be truthful, after adding the grains I initially didn't stir
enough. I thought temp in center was too low so I reheated instead of just stirring more. After
heating, I stir...
Posted in thread: Given wrong grains. Will it still make a good beer? on 07-13-2015 at 02:43 AM
Yeah.. did you hit your temps?Yeah, hit my temps.90 mins at 158. Grains were double milled.
Forgot to do mash out though, but didn't think everyone did those anyhow.
Posted in thread: Given wrong grains. Will it still make a good beer? on 07-13-2015 at 02:18 AM
Yeah that's way too high of an FG. Either you mashed super off or you need to repitch
methinks.It was my first biab.... Still new to this.What do you mean by mash being off? Wrong
Posted in thread: Given wrong grains. Will it still make a good beer? on 07-13-2015 at 01:44 AM
Update:3 weeks old.Ended up brewing this BIAB with wlp500. It's what I had on hand. OG was
1.060. SG now is 1.030. Has a good body, but a little bitter as I think a few predicted. I
force carb a small...