Last Activity:12-19-2013 2:03 PM
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Posted in thread: Fly sparging question on 12-19-2013 at 08:03 PM
I usually have a 10 or 11 # grain bill and use the usual cooler set-up with a false bottom. I
have a four gallon HLT (elevated, with discharge spigot) that I fill full and heat to 170 F or
so. When I ...
Posted in thread: What is melanoiden malt? on 12-11-2013 at 07:44 PM
I found a recipe for red ale in the recipe database that called for melanoiden malt. Can anyone
tell me more about this malt?Thanx!
Posted in thread: "Here's your Sign" contest on 11-08-2013 at 07:52 PM
Yeah, for some reason I haven't taken to using my computer to keep my brew-day log, but I
definitely need to generate a checklist. And then Item 1 would have to be read the checklist!
But like you sai...
Posted in thread: "Here's your Sign" contest on 11-07-2013 at 06:51 PM
I was stone-cold sober when I mashed in. I've been all-grain brewing for a while now - pretty
routine. I thought. As I gave the goods in my MLT a final stir, checked the temperature and put
on the lid...
Posted in thread: Rye malt or flaked rye? on 09-30-2013 at 05:45 PM
I can't speak to the rye malt, but I made a "rye"PA recipe a couple months agon that called for
2# of flaked rye as part of an 11# grain bill. Probably the best beer I ever made - you could
Posted in thread: Anybody ever use bulgur in beermaking? on 09-27-2013 at 05:32 PM
I'm an all-grain homebrewer and recently read something about bulgur, which I guess is a
partially modified wheat berry. Has anybody out there ever used this in a mash? Seems like it
might have applic...
Posted in thread: 2013 Hop garden photo thread on 09-13-2013 at 05:11 PM
I put in four first-year Cascades around a 20' pole. Works like a flag pole so I can lower the
bines for spraying and picking. Worked great. I got almost 4 lbs (green wt.) from my four
plants. Hoping ...
Posted in thread: Hop stand on 07-23-2013 at 02:19 PM
I don't know if this is a stupid question or not but I have read this entire thread (and the
article in BYO) and never saw anything about whether the hops are pellet or whole. Can the hop
Posted in thread: Hop stand on 07-22-2013 at 07:35 PM
I just read the article in BYO about hop stands. I was thinking about using this technique for
my next IPA but wanted to see if anyone had any experience with using this method.Thanks for
this thread ...
Posted in thread: Drying hops (how much to dry them?) on 07-11-2013 at 07:53 PM
This year will be my first crop so I am not speaking from experience, but from what I have read
in here you may want to just skip the dehydrator and put them on some screens over a fan in
your garage ...