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Posted in thread: Planning brews now for a Holiday Party in December on 08-16-2014 at 10:56 AM
How do you get the Kolsch to finish in 28 days? mine take 8 wks.
Posted in thread: Is this still called a mild??? on 08-16-2014 at 10:43 AM
I have been doing quite a bit of FWH and use perle in my kolsch. You could bump up that amount
to .75 or 1oz. The books tell you to figure FWH as a 20 min addition,that's what I do but
you'll never re...
Posted in thread: Kolsch yeast on 07-22-2014 at 01:23 PM
Oh I forgot to say, I have a ordinary bitter Kolsch that was 3 weeks primary and then kegged
carbed at 65* and waiting room in the cooler. This is the first one NOT to undergo 8 weeks from
start to ei...
Posted in thread: Kolsch yeast on 07-22-2014 at 01:17 PM
I am on my 6th batch of kolschish beer all done from one pkg of wyeast 2575. I have a sanitary
blow off system for collecting yeast. I have about 20 or so batches using the 3 yeasts, so lets
get to th...
Posted in thread: Hard, High Alkalinity Water on 07-15-2014 at 11:07 AM
I also have close to the same water and woodmans in Menominee Falls has ro water for .30 gal.
costs me 3 bucks to do a 5 gal batch.
Posted in thread: Step by step on 07-14-2014 at 11:30 AM
The best way to ferment kombucha is in a continuous system,where you only touch it to divide
scoby's. I use a ceramic(tested to be lead free)base for a water carboy. They are 2.5 gal and
have a plasti...
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