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Posted in thread: I Think Acid Malt Is Giving Me Allergies on 07-26-2016 at 01:44 PM
It's the lacto ferment that they put the grain through to acidify it (at least German/Weyermann
- rumour has it the US versions are literally just sprayed with lactic acid then dried). It's
the same p...
Posted in thread: I Think Acid Malt Is Giving Me Allergies on 07-25-2016 at 11:23 AM
It's sulfur. Test without the acid malt and you'll feel a difference.Wait, what does acid malt
have to do with sulfur?
Posted in thread: I Think Acid Malt Is Giving Me Allergies on 07-25-2016 at 11:20 AM
Funny you should mention that, usually on my first beer of the day I will sneeze/stuffy nose
for about ten minutes. My wife thinks Im allergic to beer!!! (I Think she wants it all to
herself!) It goes...
Posted in thread: I Think Acid Malt Is Giving Me Allergies on 07-24-2016 at 01:45 PM
I've never used the lager yeast before, but like I said, this happened with the ale batch too.I
don't have any problem with any dairy products or anything that has lactic acid (but both my
mother and ...
Posted in thread: I Think Acid Malt Is Giving Me Allergies on 07-24-2016 at 12:04 PM
Been brewing for five years now. Never had the chance to brew with Acidulated Malt before since
it is quite rare in Israel. Decided to brew my first lager, and bought a bit of Weyermann Acid
Posted in thread: The Amino One - new product that can be used by homebrewers to grow yeast? on 02-08-2016 at 08:12 PM
An interesting new product called "The Amino One" popped up on the interwebs today. Supposedly
it's a platform for growing living cells targeted at schools and hobbyists. They mention
homebrewers as w...
Posted in thread: Gas/Liquid Flows Freely Through Faucet on 11-20-2015 at 09:08 PM
I found the problem. There's a groove on the inside of the faucet where the piston should fit.
See this picture. Once I reassembled the faucet correctly, the problem was solved.
Posted in thread: Gas/Liquid Flows Freely Through Faucet on 11-20-2015 at 08:15 PM
I bought my first ball lock corny keg and I'm in the process of kegging a batch for the first
time. I also bought the CMB V3S faucet for serving.So anyway, I hooked the faucet and regulator
to the keg...
Posted in thread: Brewed a wit with flaked wheat, turned out very dark on 12-07-2014 at 10:23 AM
Does hoegaarden actually use their main yeast for bottling as well? I know many of the bigger
breweries (and probably a lot of micros as well?) ferment, then filter, then put a different,
Posted in thread: Brewed a wit with flaked wheat, turned out very dark on 12-07-2014 at 09:00 AM
Wort does not magically become dark. I can think of a few reasons why it came out darker. 1.
You did not actually use pilsen malt. Maybe it was a crystal malt or maybe some other malt got
mixed in wit...