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Posted in thread: Help me make the reddest beer that was ever red on 11-24-2011 at 07:01 PM
Blood Orange Hefe is an already VERY popular (and published) recipe of Sam Calagione from
Dogfish Head. Though I'd wager that's not exactly news to you.I did not know that... Thanks for
Posted in thread: Removing Sediment from brew. on 11-24-2011 at 02:35 AM
You can also sanitize a fine mesh hop bag in boiling water and wrap it around the bottom of
your racking cane before siphoning....keeps 99% of 'junk' from getting sucked up the racking
Posted in thread: No starter on a high gravity beer on 11-22-2011 at 11:09 PM
I wouldn't worry about it. I've done numerous batches using White Labs Yeast Products with
O.G.s in the 1.070 to 1.080 range without using a starter. It may take 48+ hours to see active
Posted in thread: Cleaning hop bags? on 11-21-2011 at 06:17 AM
I occasionally throw them into a bucket of bleach water when sterilizing bottles...then rinse
them very well...makes them white again.
Posted in thread: Cooling The Wort on 11-10-2011 at 11:40 AM
at the above thread.
Posted in thread: The Twin (and Conflicting?) Aims of a Starter on 11-10-2011 at 03:37 AM
I've been trying something new with my starters...after chilling, siphon off a specified
amount, add the yeast, and letting it sit for 24 hours before pitching it into my carboy
containing the remaini...
Posted in thread: Help me make the reddest beer that was ever red on 11-09-2011 at 05:47 PM
How about Blood oranges in the boil? like 3 - 5 no rhine just the meat ? sugars would most
likely get fermented out .That might be kinda interesting to blend with a Hefe as well....
Posted in thread: specific priming question on 11-09-2011 at 03:00 AM
Batch prime it. It will be much simpler and ensure uniform carbonation.
Posted in thread: ebay aquarium temp controller build on 10-23-2011 at 06:00 PM
Is one big computer fan mounted on the bottom of the chest freezer lid enough, or maybe a small
120v fan and just put in on the "step" which is inside the freezer..... It's a 7.0 cf type
Posted in thread: Will my chest freezer balance out? on 10-21-2011 at 12:37 PM
Yep, the freezer is plugged into the controller. The controller did shut the freezer off, but
it's like the coldness of the lines continued to cool the air past my setting.It's going to do