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Posted in thread: Pale ale malt on 06-29-2015 at 05:04 AM
Are you talking about different types of malt extract? There may be be slight differences in
color between a "blonde" and "amber" extract, but not much else.Generally if you are brewing
with extract y...
Posted in thread: what could I use this for... on 06-25-2015 at 04:20 PM
Starsan is an acid, Stainless wouldn't be the best thing to keep Starsan in. Not that it would
rot through it.Starsan is about the same pH as soda. I don't think it will pose any harm to
Posted in thread: Over Carbonated Homebrew on 06-24-2015 at 09:48 PM
I know one homebrewer who replaced everything plastic in his brew equipment every year or so,
just as a matter of course. Tubing and plastic buckets are cheap. I don't know if I'd go so far
as to thro...
Posted in thread: How to identify high- or low-pressure burners? on 06-19-2015 at 09:28 PM
I agree with the "sneak up on it idea". The regulator is adjustable after all. Attach the gas
line, light it and turn the pressure up VERY slowly. Here is an idea:if you have a set of drill
Posted in thread: Over Carbonation or Infection on 06-19-2015 at 08:23 PM
Well you seem to have all the basics covered. If you want to go further down the rabbit hole I
have some other things to think about:- The "Beer temperature" setting in priming calculators
is used to ...
Posted in thread: Passing through Providence Tomorrow... on 06-19-2015 at 04:07 PM
Nikki's is the best. 10% off a mixed 6-pack and 20% off a mixed case (including 22oz bottles!).
Also, they usually have a discount shelf with beer that's about to reach the "Best By" date.
(Make sure ...
Posted in thread: Over Carbonation or Infection on 06-19-2015 at 03:26 PM
Couple other things to consider:- If you are adding priming sugar to the individual bottles,
switch to adding it to the bottling bucket first. Better control (and easier).- Make sure the
Posted in thread: New England June 2015 Grain Buy on 06-17-2015 at 05:07 AM
I've never done a group buy but am interested. Do you have a ballpark idea of when this order
will be placed and when pickup will be?
Posted in thread: Yeast stuck to the bottom of bottles on 06-16-2015 at 01:39 AM
If a pbw soak and rinse doesn't do it, then recycle the bottle and work on replacing it. Much
more fun to empty and clean a new full bottle than struggle cleaning an old empty oneI agree,
Posted in thread: Shopping list for Vermont beers on 06-15-2015 at 02:38 PM
I'm in Stowe today through Wednesday. Think I'm going to try and got to hill farmstead Wed.
What would be my best bet for finding heady or sip of sunshine to buy enough to bring back home
to people? C...