Last Activity:10-14-2013 12:50 PM
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Posted in thread: should hops be strained out? on 10-15-2013 at 03:30 PM
Ah, but I don't quit pouring when I get down to the "gunk", I put it all in the fermenter. I
haven't played with lots of hops in the kettle so that may change the equation a bit but using
pellet hops ...
Posted in thread: Cooling wort in fermenter bucket on 10-14-2013 at 05:49 PM
Just a guess, but I'll bet "IC = ?" means, what are you using for an IC.Length, diameter, water
Posted in thread: Wyeast 1272 peaked at 24hrs, is this normal? on 10-14-2013 at 01:49 PM
What temperature did you pitch at? Did you chill and decant your starter or did you pitch while
it was active?
Posted in thread: 60 min boil... starting when? on 08-05-2013 at 11:22 AM
start the clock after hot break, but add hops with respect to the end of boil. isomerization
will continue even if the temperature drops a little while you add extract. during that time
you won't be r...
Posted in thread: Carboys Glass vs Plastic on 06-19-2013 at 01:10 PM
Like anything "news worthy", you only hear the sensational stuff. Not many of the more common
stories about, "I moved my carboy from the fridge to the counter today." Like driving a car,
Posted in thread: 2013 NHC first round results? on 05-13-2013 at 06:03 PM
Nothing surprises me about this year’s competition. Especially the New York region. Sure,
if I had something move forward I would have been happier, but with all the organizational
Posted in thread: Immersion wort chiller question on 05-09-2013 at 02:01 PM
Agree. Whirlpooling is the key to faster chill times and negates any fancy bending job. Now if
you're not whirpooling or constantly stirring, if your wort is stagnant, than the cloverleaf
will be effe...
Posted in thread: I might use a gas burner inside. Is it safe? on 05-01-2013 at 10:05 AM
Check with your home owners/renters insurance.
Posted in thread: 2013 NHC first round results? on 04-30-2013 at 04:24 PM
Same here!New York?
Posted in thread: 2013 NHC first round results? on 04-29-2013 at 07:53 PM
This is going to be a long week. C'mon NYC, lets have those sheets!No, that was last week! At
least this week you should hear something from the AHA. Wouldn't hold my breath for those busy