Last Activity:09-19-2014 1:28 PM
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Posted in thread: Wild yeast from raspberries on 09-19-2014 at 05:09 AM
I plated the two samples tonight. How soon should I expect to see growth?
Posted in thread: Has anyone dry hopped with el dorado? on 09-16-2014 at 10:53 PM
1 oz in 5 gallons will not be overpoweringly candy-like, if you want to play it safe. My all-El
Dorado amber (1 oz/3 gallons) scored a 39 and a 37 in two competitions, and none of the judge's
Posted in thread: Has anyone dry hopped with el dorado? on 09-14-2014 at 06:08 PM
I used 1 oz for a three gallon batch. It was an amber, so I didn't want over the top aroma. For
something like a pale or IPA I'd double that or go 1 oz/gallon.
Posted in thread: Wild yeast from raspberries on 09-13-2014 at 01:03 AM
I've let the samples grow for two weeks, and I've tasted them both. Both samples definitely
fermented and have white layers of yeast at the bottom.Jar 1: fruity, solventy, hot. Not very
Posted in thread: Fruit Flies... Oh MY! on 09-12-2014 at 02:56 AM
Brewing seems to be the best solution for me...I ferment in a chest freezer, and during active
fermentation the CO2 just builds up in there. (I was leaning in once to retape the temp probe
to the buck...
Posted in thread: Has anyone dry hopped with el dorado? on 09-06-2014 at 04:24 AM
Yes. Expect delicious aromas of tropical fruit!
Posted in thread: Glacier/ El Dorado combo?? on 09-05-2014 at 02:57 AM
I absolutely love el dorado! I make a really good amber using all El Dorado. However, I know
nothing about Glacier. El Dorado is a very unique hop. It produces cherry and melon flavors,
not the typica...
Posted in thread: Wild yeast from raspberries on 09-03-2014 at 03:33 AM
You mean visually smaller under a microscope? I may be able to get access to a microscope, if
Posted in thread: Wild yeast from raspberries on 09-03-2014 at 03:03 AM
I should be able to pressure cook the plates. I'm still concerned about being able to
distinguish the yeast and bacteria on the plate. Pedio and yeast look the same, according to
the plate images on g...
Posted in thread: Wild yeast from raspberries on 09-02-2014 at 07:49 PM
Neat! I might have to get that.