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Posted in thread: Overcoming cold garage temps. on 01-13-2015 at 05:15 PM
Thanks everyone for your ideas!
Posted in thread: Overcoming cold garage temps. on 01-13-2015 at 05:14 PM
JonM,I like your idea considering I was planning on buying a temp. controller anyway. Add a
fermwrap and put in the fridge. Thanks!
Posted in thread: Overcoming cold garage temps. on 01-13-2015 at 04:48 PM
I've recently relocated my set up to a much colder climate. Fermentations will take place in a
garage that stays about 40 degrees for most of the winter. If you have a suggestion to keep my
Posted in thread: Mountain spring water on 09-07-2014 at 11:38 PM
Thanks guys,I'm going to grab a sample and run it through a lab. It seems to me that this water
may add a nice local "flavor" to my brews.Thanks again.
Posted in thread: Mountain spring water on 09-07-2014 at 01:56 PM
We have recently relocated to eastern TN and not far from our place is a spring that flows out
of a pipe coming out of the side of a cliff along the main road. Consistently when I drive by
there are c...
Posted in thread: puree on 11-19-2013 at 07:52 PM
Posted in thread: puree on 11-18-2013 at 06:03 PM
I'll be adding a blackberry puree (from can) to the secondary of a Porter this week. Any
suggestion or warnings?Thanks,Hose
Posted in thread: Splitting a batch on 08-25-2013 at 04:44 PM
Posted in thread: Splitting a batch on 08-25-2013 at 04:24 PM
This week I'll start a 5 gal. extract Octoberfest ale. Does any one see any problems with the
following for carbonation. I'll spilt the 5 gal. between bottles and keg. 2 1/2 gal. for
bottling. Just sp...
Posted in thread: First batch tomorrow and could use advice. on 11-09-2012 at 12:53 AM
Hey CatHead, good luck tomorrow with your first brew. Concerning the Hops, I toss them right
into the boil (no bag). When pouring from the boil pot I have the wort pass through a strainer.