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Posted in thread: Starting a brew house at West Point; Conicals and more!! on 08-25-2016 at 09:58 AM
We can make add much as we want. I want all grain because the club is made up of chemical
engineers and AG allows a lot more teaching points for engineering and process control
Posted in thread: Starting a brew house at West Point; Conicals and more!! on 08-24-2016 at 12:57 PM
What's your budget? Manual or semi-automatic? Gas or electric?Gas. I can probably put in about
$500 or so to add on to what we have. I know I need small things like a diffusion stone to
aerate. We alr...
Posted in thread: Mash tun for 1/2 bbl. Use conical? on 08-24-2016 at 11:56 AM
I tried searching but I could only find a handful of responses for this.I do have 1/2 bbl sized
stainless conicals, has anyone converted or used a conical as a mash tun? Pros and Cons? What
do I need ...
Posted in thread: Starting a brew house at West Point; Conicals and more!! on 08-24-2016 at 11:54 AM
We have a brew room as well. A keggle as well as a 20 gallon pot and burners.I am hoping to use
some of the remaining fiscal year budget to get equipment for AG brewing.
Posted in thread: Starting a brew house at West Point; Conicals and more!! on 08-24-2016 at 09:43 AM
The 3 conicals are half barrel size
Posted in thread: Hudson Valley brewmasters on 08-23-2016 at 07:58 PM
I am in charge of the West Point brewing club and am looking for any information on any brew
masters around the Lower NY area that would be willing to come and talk some chemistry and
brewing and or d...
Posted in thread: Starting a brew house at West Point; Conicals and more!! on 08-23-2016 at 07:56 PM
Hey all,I am an avid home brewer and Army Officer. I am well versed in making 5 gal all-grain
batches.I am now stationed at West Point and am in charge of the Brewing Club (I am a Chemical
Posted in thread: First barleywine..have questions on 08-15-2011 at 11:17 PM
Have a couple pounds of light DME on hand just in case. It won't affect the flavor and will
bump it a few points
Posted in thread: New Belgium La Folie clone have cherries? on 10-04-2010 at 06:16 PM
I have a small oak wine barrel but dont want to use it that long due to the large contact
surface. I fear too much oak. I will add some sour cherries after a certain time
period...probably around the ...
Posted in thread: New Belgium La Folie clone have cherries? on 10-04-2010 at 04:08 PM
So I am in the process of getting everything together for my first sour beer and I want to do a
La Folie clone. I have read several recipes and have searched all I can. The main question is
do they us...