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Posted in thread: Starters and Farming on 01-15-2013 at 05:58 AM
Thanks for the replies. If I were to take a small portion of a starter, put it in the
refrigerator the use it a week later, is there a good way to estimate the number of cells left?
Would a step up be...
Posted in thread: Starters and Farming on 01-15-2013 at 05:38 AM
Everyone seems to harvest from the yeast cake of a prior batch. Why not make a slightly larger
starter and just save 10-20% of that to use for a future starter? It seems like that would be
Posted in thread: best beer you have ever tasted on 12-08-2012 at 12:09 AM
Guinness in Dublin. Boneyard RPM when it's hot.
Posted in thread: Boil time and late extract additions on 11-29-2012 at 08:21 AM
I do my late dry malt extract additions with 10 minutes to end boil, and it takes me a good 5
minutes after the addition for the wart to start boiling again. When I'm timing my boil, do I
stop the tim...
Posted in thread: Hopped DME and First Wort Hopping on 11-16-2012 at 02:14 AM
Is using hopped DME similar to steeping hops along with the specialty grain and are either a
good substitute for first wort hopping?
Posted in thread: DME vs LME on 11-15-2012 at 10:38 PM
People keep telling me that dried malt extract and liquid malt extract are the same (when not
hopped), does everyone agree with this? I mean the additional volume in the liquid alone must
have some af...
Posted in thread: Yeast Nutrients on 11-14-2012 at 11:51 PM
I was just wondering what everyone's opinion on yeast nutrients was. I started the batch four
days ago in the primary fermentation is slowing, I didn't add any nutrients up front... does it
Posted in thread: Extract boiling and timing on 11-09-2012 at 03:02 PM
Thanks for the posts. I was cautioned about adding the lme at flameout because it doesn't give
it a chance to sterilize. That's why people suggested adding it at 15 minutes to end boil. Just
Posted in thread: Extract boiling and timing on 11-09-2012 at 04:25 AM
So I'm new to extract brewing and I have read recipes describing boiling the entire extract for
60 minutes. I was talking to a few people, and they suggested waiting until about 15 minutes to
Posted in thread: Exract Timing on 11-09-2012 at 04:20 AM
So I'm new to extract brewing and I have read recipes described boiling with the entire extract
for 60 minutes. I was talking to a few people, and they were suggested waiting until about 15