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  • Posted in thread: First Partial Mash. Don't understand instructions. on 09-20-2013 at 02:35 PM
    First, 3 quarts would be a little thin for 1.5 pounds of grain. Most use a ratio of 1.25-1.5
    quarts per pound of grain.You can't really predetermine mash time. Like I said before, it has
    many influenc...

  • Posted in thread: First Partial Mash. Don't understand instructions. on 09-20-2013 at 01:31 PM
    Grain converts the starches to sugar based on many factors, amount of grain is not one of them.
    If a mash takes an hour, a mash takes an hour. The enzymes in the grain have no idea you are
    doing a "pa...

  • Posted in thread: First Partial Mash. Don't understand instructions. on 09-20-2013 at 04:23 AM
    Heat the water to about 160F. Then add the grains. If that drops the temp to anywhere around
    152-155F you are fine. No worries. Let it sit there for 45 or so, and the enzymes should have
    finished thei...

  • Posted in thread: First Partial Mash. Don't understand instructions. on 09-20-2013 at 02:43 AM
    I agree that more reading will definitely help you out... and also understand that I haven't
    done a partial mash, so please take what I say with a grain of salt (the only reason I am
    commenting is I'v...

  • Posted in thread: First Partial Mash. Don't understand instructions. on 09-20-2013 at 02:09 AM
    First off, I've looked at the great Partial Mash Walkthrough tread on HBT.Here are the vague
    instructions for my 5 gallon partial mash recipe. Place crushed grains in a steeping bag. Steep
    the grains ...

  • Posted in thread: Question regarding dry hop bag in bucket on 09-20-2013 at 01:21 AM
    Or...should I just free float it?

  • Posted in thread: Question regarding dry hop bag in bucket on 09-20-2013 at 01:19 AM
    OK so I've only dry hopped once and I used whole leaf and just dumped them in....it was a mess
    and clogged up my siphon. This time I'm using pellets and will be putting them in a weighted
    nylon bag. I...

  • Posted in thread: 2013 NHC in Philly! Who's going? on 06-22-2013 at 04:04 AM
    It's not that expensive. It's just not very good.And I don't know if I've ever seen any
    hipsters there.Don't listen to this guy. Not only do they make amazing beer, 3/4th's of the
    people that work the...

  • Posted in thread: After a 1year, i'm taking the plunge. on 06-22-2013 at 04:02 AM
    wow, i only got 2 replies through email, i had no idea you all answered. thanks in advance. i
    will try the cooler in the garage, i have a igloo one from walmart the one with the wheels on
    the bottom. ...

  • Posted in thread: 2013 NHC in Philly! Who's going? on 06-21-2013 at 05:15 PM
    If anyone tells you to skip Tired Hands it's because they are going there themselves and don't
    want others to show up so they can get a spot at the bar. Honestly, TH's is putting out some of
    the best ...

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