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Posted in thread: when is it not beer? on 04-09-2013 at 04:48 AM
Hell if you count the number of likes in this thread to things I said, the OP who we bantered
back and forth with acknowledged and liked just about everything I wrote, even the stuff that
Posted in thread: Expedited and Efficient Fermentation on 04-07-2013 at 06:51 PM
I thought the idea behind a bottling bead was to get rid of yeast cloudiness.Doesn't a
dissolvable bottling bead defeat that whole purpose?If the only purpose is to reduce/eliminate
yeast cloudiness t...
Posted in thread: Electric Heating Element on 04-07-2013 at 06:01 PM
Posted in thread: Expedited and Efficient Fermentation on 04-07-2013 at 06:00 PM
How about a dissolvable bead made from some fermentable sugar? That way you just add say three
or four beads which have the necessary yeast and sugar in the perfect ratio for bottle
Posted in thread: Expedited and Efficient Fermentation on 04-07-2013 at 05:53 PM
A thought that just came to me...Once you remove the balls from the primary fermentation, all
yeast inoculation is gone. The yeast are no longer around to clean up their byproducts if you
pull them to...
Posted in thread: Electric Heating Element on 03-30-2013 at 05:06 PM
The element would be 15" below the top edge of your kettle.It is indeed designed to hang off
the edge of the kettle and wouldn't be considered fully submersible.It can keep a full 7
gallons of wort at...
Posted in thread: Electric Heating Element on 03-29-2013 at 01:20 PM
I have an 1800w drop in style heating element for sale. This has a GFCI cord built in, so no
need to install a special outlet and can be used virtually anywhere. This is a great way to get
Posted in thread: British Ale Recipe Help on 02-25-2013 at 12:07 AM
Hmmm, wasn't thinking of T-58 as a Belgian Style. I'll take your advise here and perhaps go to
Windsor for this one. This would probably be a good beer to split into two batches and pitch
Posted in thread: British Ale Recipe Help on 02-24-2013 at 06:54 PM
Just curious why you guys suggest a dryer yeast. On the whole I prefer a more fruity/estery
yeast. Sounds like cutting back on the caramel 120 would be good, and adjusting the hop
additions as suggest...
Posted in thread: British Ale Recipe Help on 02-24-2013 at 02:59 PM
Looking for some feedback here on my first go at my own recipe. Not sure the exact style this
fits into, but something close to an English Bitter with more spicyness. Would really
appreciate any comme...