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Posted in thread: Post your infection on 09-23-2014 at 01:39 AM
Pale ale. Fermented 4 weeks. Put in a pound of fresh wet hops. Removed fresh hops and allowed
beer to sit in fermenter for another 2 weeks. Kegged beer tonight and found this. Hop bag was
Posted in thread: Water analysis help on 02-06-2014 at 02:25 AM
Emailed the city/county water treatment facility and asked for them. They were more than happy
to provide the measurements I asked for. Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Water analysis help on 02-05-2014 at 08:15 PM
I greatly appreciate the replies. I'm reading the primer now. Am I to assume that any
additions, other than sauermalz, should be added to the wort and not the mash?Sent from my
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Posted in thread: Water analysis help on 02-05-2014 at 07:47 PM
Recommendations on what beer would be good to brew with this water profile. Any general
recommendations on additions to the water that should be made, ie. gypsum, calcium etc. Sent
from my iPhone usin...
Posted in thread: Water analysis help on 02-05-2014 at 02:30 PM
Looking for suggestions based on the following water profile. They sent these measurements in
mg/l. Most tutorials and other threads with the same topic seem to be in ppm. Sodium 24.0
Posted in thread: Top Up Water on 09-19-2013 at 03:14 PM
Thanks for the warning about the hot water and carboy. Definitely won't be doing that again in
any situation. Anyone know if beer smith automatically corrects recipes for use of top up
Posted in thread: Top Up Water on 09-19-2013 at 09:30 AM
Did you ruin the water? Probably not although you may have leeched some plasticizers from the
PVC tubing. However, this begs the question: Whe would you want, need or use top up water in
all grain?I w...
Posted in thread: Top Up Water on 09-19-2013 at 01:59 AM
I just wanted the water cold to help with cooling down the wort in preparation for pitching the
yeast. But now that I think about it, i'll probably want to add the top up water after the
siphon the wo...
Posted in thread: Top Up Water on 09-19-2013 at 01:25 AM
Thanks for the advice guys. Down the drain it goes. Any need to worry about gallon jugs of
bottled water going in as top up water?
Posted in thread: Pressure Issues with Secondary Reg on 09-19-2013 at 01:23 AM
I've expanded a bit in terms of my brewing operation and needed to add a secondary regulator
body to my existing CO2 setup. I now have a Kegco Dual Gauge/Dual product regulator (like this)
and I added...