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Posted in thread: Cherry chocolate stout help on 07-22-2015 at 05:49 PM
Me too, a friend of mine wanted me to brew something like this for him.
Posted in thread: Infection? on 06-23-2015 at 05:11 PM
Maybe it came from the spigot on your fermenter, it maybe had crap in there and as you
continued to fill from it got cleaner so the beers you filled towards the end had less crap in
the spigot to caus...
Posted in thread: Still have krausen after 10 days on 06-23-2015 at 04:29 PM
I used 2 packets of rehydrated Safale US-05 Dry Yeast. I did not add any sugar, but I did
accidentally mash too low (I think, not sure if I trust my thermometer anymore), and on top of
that had a high...
Posted in thread: Still have krausen after 10 days on 06-23-2015 at 04:38 AM
I brewed a 10 gallon batch of a blonde ale 10 days ago using US 05, o.g.= 1.053 (should have
been 1.047). I checked on it tonight, but when I opened the top, it had quite a bit of krausen
still, I nee...
Posted in thread: Chiller and Hop Screen on 06-02-2015 at 05:07 PM
Posted in thread: Speed up carbing on 05-20-2015 at 03:24 PM
Great, thanks for all the replies! I am going to check it after work today and set it back to
30 PSI for 24 hours, then back down. Do you think it would be okay if it is left for a little
longer (my b...
Posted in thread: Speed up carbing on 05-19-2015 at 04:53 PM
Hi,I kegged an IPA last Sat, I typically use the "set it and forget it method", so I set the
pressure to 30 psi, purged out the o2 and turned the pressure down to about 12 psi and let sit
in the keeze...
Posted in thread: About to send a sample to Ward labs on 05-09-2015 at 03:40 PM
I brew in the garage of an old apartment building so, I run some RV hose from the spout on the
building into the garage and through my filters, which is a sediment filter then charcoal
filter. I was p...
Posted in thread: About to send a sample to Ward labs on 05-08-2015 at 08:05 PM
I apologize if my questions were already stated somewhere here, but I just want to make sure.
First of all, which test is best for me, I live in Chicago and I plan on running the sample
through my car...
Posted in thread: In-Keg Dry Hopping on 05-01-2015 at 10:23 PM
You onto the right idea. Just use a SS hose clamp on the relief valve on the underside of the
lid, and tie or wrap the fishing line around that to your desired length.I do this also,
although I clamp ...