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Posted in thread: Advice on sparge water temp on 10-28-2011 at 05:29 PM
If your serious about all grain, you should get a water report and a ph meter._ Yes thanks, I
did order a PH meter and I found a link for a water testing company, as soon as i get home i
will send in ...
Posted in thread: Hello from Iraq! on 10-28-2011 at 03:41 PM
Quick introduction, I've been doing extract brewing for a few years now and am about to step up
to all grain once this deployment is over. I'm stationed at Fort Hood, TX. I made a couple
batches of me...
Posted in thread: Advice on sparge water temp on 10-28-2011 at 03:37 PM
Yea, I think there is a units/timing issue here. I add water which is 185deg F for my batch
sparge to get 152 up to 168. I don't want to exceed the 172 mark when the grain is sitting. You
Posted in thread: Advice on sparge water temp on 10-28-2011 at 06:49 AM
It's more pH related than temperature related. Think about it- doing a decoction is boiling the
grain- which gets well over 180 degrees! But because the pH of the decoction is low, you don't
Posted in thread: Advice on sparge water temp on 10-28-2011 at 06:41 AM
Ok all thanks for the replies, I see that there is some debate on this just on the 4 replies I
received so far, hope this doesn't spark up something. I thought I was thinking it through
correctly I ju...
Posted in thread: Advice on sparge water temp on 10-27-2011 at 07:59 AM
Hello all, I am still fairly new to posting here, due to multiple deployments so bare with me
on this. My question (which i researched and did not find the answer) is all the reading I have
done on th...
Posted in thread: BeerSmith 2.0 - $21.95 - BLOWOUT! on 10-25-2011 at 10:59 AM
Hello, I was trying to purchase Beersmith through you site and it reports that there is an
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Posted in thread: Alaskan Amber Clone on 10-22-2011 at 10:10 AM
I really like Alasan Amber and searched far and wide with a recipe, but got mixed results. Lots
of BS with little feedback. Regardless, I brewed this batch, and it is definitely a keeper.
Best Amber I...
Posted in thread: Moving to Boston... Where to brew?? on 10-04-2011 at 01:11 PM
Are you kidding me New England has many of the best Brewerys micro brew all the way into Maine,
Seadog brewery, allagash, moosehead, tons in NH, remember from Boston, you are only about 40