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Posted in thread: Using Hibiscus/rose of Sharon on 08-16-2014 at 02:19 PM
I will try that tommorrow hopefully. It's looking like rain and we prefer to brew outside in
the summer. We will have downtime from brewing. I think the trick will be seeing how much I
need now. haha.
Posted in thread: Pellicle Photo Collection on 08-15-2014 at 01:37 AM
Second runnings of a RIS. left bucket open on 10 gallons of it by grape vines, and flowers on
the other. The grape vines are showing signs:217730
Posted in thread: Beersmith 20 Gal batch turned out to be a 15 gallon batch on 08-14-2014 at 12:48 AM
brewfun,I am going to look in to equipment profiles again and check my past profiles. For some
reason, I made this profile quick and didn't pay attention. I now think it is the evaporation
rate. What ...
Posted in thread: Some questions regarding this years grape harvest on 08-13-2014 at 02:51 AM
Scarekrow,Maybe I will ass a gallon of 1.080 sugar water. I might use honey so I can get more
than just alcohol and volume. I really want to try blueberry/blackberry but am not sure of what
it will ta...
Posted in thread: Beersmith 20 Gal batch turned out to be a 15 gallon batch on 08-13-2014 at 02:46 AM
Yooper,Boiling off roughly 5 gallons? We used a 30 gallon pot as opposed to our 20 gallon pot.
I guess I will look in to boil off on blichmans. It's weird though. We check pre boil brix and
it was on,...
Posted in thread: Using Hibiscus/rose of Sharon on 08-13-2014 at 02:22 AM
Hello,I can not find a good source of drying out hibiscus. I have a Rose of Sharon tree and
want to dry them out to use in a beer. Should I just go ahead and throw them in not dried?I
brewed a 100% br...
Posted in thread: Beersmith 20 Gal batch turned out to be a 15 gallon batch on 08-13-2014 at 02:15 AM
Hello,I have a really weird issue that happened last Saturday. This is my first time doing a
big 1058/1060 batch. That's my typical gravity. I ended up getting 1058 OG which is weird. We
have been hit...
Posted in thread: Some questions regarding this years grape harvest on 08-07-2014 at 12:31 AM
Hello,I have a few questions regarding the grapes I will get this year. The plan is to have
10-16 gallons of wine. It could be as low as 8. I harvested 8 gallons last year from some vines
in the backy...
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