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Posted in thread: Why Boil? on 04-10-2013 at 05:25 PM
I realize you talking extract but when using grains boiling also drives off unwanted compounds
such as DMS.
Posted in thread: Is 68/70 degrees too warm for primary fermentation? on 04-10-2013 at 02:49 AM
Try brewing one batch at 68 to 70 on your stick on thermometer and then brew the same recipe
again at low 60's and see which you like better. Or if you have the fermenters split one batch
into 2 ferme...
Posted in thread: Screwed up a hefeweizen...any thoughts? on 04-08-2013 at 05:01 AM
What was the recipe and what yeast did you use
Posted in thread: 2013's How many gal of homebrew in 2013 on 03-30-2013 at 11:45 PM
17061+ 5gal spotted cow clone+ 5gal BM Cent Blonde= 17071
Posted in thread: Best Way to Store Bottles on 03-22-2013 at 06:39 PM
I usually store them upside down in six or twelve pack cases. If I use the oven to sterilize I
will put tin foil on the top, bake them according to "How to Brew" and then store them upright.
Posted in thread: 5gal Fermentor / 15gal brewing kettle on 03-22-2013 at 06:33 PM
Another vote for full boil. I too try to start with about 7 gallons so I end up with a little
over 5 gallons finished beer.
Posted in thread: Brewmaster Controls' - National Homebrew Day Giveaway! on 03-10-2013 at 12:03 PM
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Posted in thread: Bottling by yourself... how do you do it? on 01-31-2013 at 11:56 PM
Another vote for siphoning into a bottling bucket and using a spring loaded wand. Wand hangs in
the air and I move the bottles.
Posted in thread: brewing kettle on 01-31-2013 at 11:50 PM
Many people use Aluminum. There are a number of reasons why alot of people prefer SS but mostly
because it's more durable and even moreso because it's shiny. Anyways do a google search on
aluminum vs ...
Posted in thread: Your favorite top five beers? on 01-31-2013 at 07:50 PM
In no orderNew Glarus - Moon ManStone - IPAStone - RuinationFounders - Breakfast StoutNew
Belgium - Belgo