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Posted in thread: APA and AIPA hop bills critique on 06-30-2014 at 12:04 PM
I can't comment on variety,my tastes are different then yours, but at the present time I am
experimenting with hop timing and am doing first wort hopping with a dual purpose or aroma hop
and a flameou...
Posted in thread: Bottling/Carb issues on 06-30-2014 at 11:46 AM
Are you boiling the caps? I put a pyrex 4 cup measure filled 2 cups in microwave for 3 min. and
then put caps in there, they should not be boiled. I also had an uneven carbing issue and was
Posted in thread: Please help, new brewer here on 06-23-2014 at 12:20 PM
It doesn't look like that spigot is able to be disassembled. That is a must for good
Posted in thread: Jaded Brewing Chiller Build on 06-12-2014 at 12:28 PM
When I made mine I used a spring tube bender(cheap) to bend the in and out down and away from
the pot so any leaks would drip on the ground. Sorry don't have pic's
Posted in thread: recipe diagnoses...feedback? on 06-07-2014 at 12:06 PM
I agree, there are enough hops to have good head retention, and you need some sugar to dry it
out. I would make a syrup and add it to the fermenter on day 3 or 4. I love the hop bill.
Posted in thread: Struggling With Efficiency Lately... 8 Year Brewer on 06-07-2014 at 11:59 AM
The thicker the mash the higher the efficiency. You have keggles ,why would you add water to
raise mash temp? Put the flame to it, and use more sparge water.
Posted in thread: Mixing American and European hops on 04-14-2014 at 11:10 AM
i like using EKG at 60 min and 15 min then cascade at knockout or dry hop or both. This had a
flavor close to Summit's EPA
Posted in thread: A small smoking setup? on 04-14-2014 at 10:57 AM
Just did 2 small shoulders and a whole turkey breast on a friends charbroil (green egg look a
like) that goes for 300.00 at Menards. We went thru less then 2 lbs of lump in 5 hrs. Can't
wait for mine ...
Posted in thread: First all-grain batch coming up, last minute advice? on 03-31-2014 at 10:39 AM
He's got a fluke!
Posted in thread: Travelling with bottled homebrew on 03-30-2014 at 11:16 AM
Depending on the distance traveled, I would crack one open immediately,drink it down and
contemplate opening another one to sip.