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Posted in thread: Triple decoction open fermentation ipa on 07-06-2015 at 12:05 PM
I overfilled my tun once(ya only once) and had to decoct to mash out. It was a DIPA and turned
out much darker then I wanted,but the taste was perfect,very hoppy up front followed by dry
malt finish. ...
Posted in thread: simple fermentation question on 06-24-2015 at 10:52 AM
If you use a program for your recipes it will tell you,but I don't use those so I take the
yeast thru different worts made at varying mash temps,keep good notes and go from there. This
is a long proce...
Posted in thread: Copper Wort chiller leak on 06-24-2015 at 10:33 AM
I would talk to the place you got it from,and if they won't do anything your going to have to
sweat of cut off the fitting and sweat on a new one.
Posted in thread: Pitch rate for High gravity beers. on 06-22-2015 at 04:10 PM
I don't know what the pitch rate is,but when I am going to make a RIS I first make a 5 gal
batch of brown or mild to grow enough yeast and then pitch the entire slurry.
Posted in thread: Too much hops added on 06-22-2015 at 03:43 PM
Make a small blonde to mix black and tans.
Posted in thread: Considering switching to AG on 06-20-2015 at 02:45 PM
Can't you use induction burners up there? I found all kinds for non USA voltage. Mine both work
great,HLT is a 115volt and the boil is 220volt,takes me 6 hours to make 10 gal.
Posted in thread: Fermentation Temps on 06-20-2015 at 02:40 PM
Most controllers have an adjustment for that function,check the manual, if not, that is better
than the beer shooting way high.
Posted in thread: Thoughts on my 777 IPA recipe on 06-18-2015 at 01:00 PM
I love that dry hop combo. The hops aside i mash my IPA's at 148 and they finish ~ 1.012, can't
stand a sweet IPA.
Posted in thread: Shoot, need more taps on 06-18-2015 at 12:39 PM
I built a 4 tap kegerator, and have a similar opportunity here,lol. Just so happens at the
club(you need to join one)Xmas party I won the beer gun with acc kit. I do just what you were
Posted in thread: Fridge/freezer build on 06-18-2015 at 12:05 PM
Just picked up my free side by side last nite. Was wondering if you just plug it in to a st1000
or did you interrupt the thermostat? and how well does it work the way you use it.