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Posted in thread: How to Re-Pitch on 1968 ESB Yeast Cake? To Secondary or Not? on 10-30-2010 at 12:14 AM
Yeah, i get what you're saying. On the local brewery tours in Vancouver, I see they ferment for
4-10 days, then put into bright tanks for at least 2 weeks, 5 weeks if its a lager. I was sort
Posted in thread: How to Re-Pitch on 1968 ESB Yeast Cake? To Secondary or Not? on 10-29-2010 at 04:48 AM
Please don't repitch onto the entire yeast cake.This is my house strain and I love its
flocculation, but it does cause difficulties when harvesting. I also like how quickly it
ferments. I try to emula...
Posted in thread: How to Re-Pitch on 1968 ESB Yeast Cake? To Secondary or Not? on 10-27-2010 at 10:49 PM
Thanks Nateo! I'm guessing you've tried this with the ESB yeast? It's 7 days in from pitching
now and the beer is very clear already, I was wondering about the flocculation and all of a
sudden - very ...
Posted in thread: Risks of 1 month in primary & no secondary on 10-27-2010 at 07:40 AM
I have a funny video that someone made about a LHBS shop. Check it out! [ame] I'm not saying
that the store you went to was this bad, but the video is just hilarious. The one and only LHBS
Posted in thread: How to Re-Pitch on 1968 ESB Yeast Cake? To Secondary or Not? on 10-27-2010 at 02:06 AM
I was wondering if I could get some advice on repitching using a Wyeast 1968 ESB. I bought the
large size of smack pack that swelled very quickly, so didn't bother with a starter and it
seems to have ...
Posted in thread: Cleaners... or $$$ saving ideas. on 10-18-2010 at 11:44 AM
Wow, urine seems to be a popular choice. Is it a coincidence on HBT or the worldwide solution
to herbicides? Depends how crowded your region is I suppose.
Posted in thread: Cleaners... or $$$ saving ideas. on 10-18-2010 at 11:42 AM
Great ideas guys thanks for the suggestions!Anything I can use to replace Round Up weed
killer?Urine and then a month later a little mushroom manure if its cheap in your area.
Posted in thread: What Sanitisers and Cleaners are used. on 10-18-2010 at 11:35 AM
hjd: don't soak them completely immersed in solution. Wash the outside and lip well with hot
water, but only do the solution soak inside the bottles while standing on a table or whatnot.
Youd don't wa...
Posted in thread: What Sanitisers and Cleaners are used. on 10-18-2010 at 11:32 AM
EDW505: just make one batch at another person's home with their water and environment, using
your equipment, and leave the carboy there after racking until bottling. There's a few things
Posted in thread: Maggots on 10-18-2010 at 11:22 AM
Now that I've thought about it, as I have a similar bucket, I'd just let the maggots hatch and
take some pictures of whatever comes out of the larvae. In the meantime, its off to get a