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Posted in thread: First World Hombrewer Problems on 02-02-2016 at 02:49 AM
Was just thinking about this. Got a new bigger brew pot and BIAB bag and my efficiency jumped
over 10%. Today's dry stout at 1.056 and last weeks Oktoberfest 1.065.
Posted in thread: Salt and Coriander in IPA? on 01-23-2016 at 03:32 AM
Make an American wheat with the cascade as a late addition, hallertau to bitter. Use some
orange rind, no big expense you can still eat the orange, and add the coriander late.
Posted in thread: We no need no stinking beer gun... on 01-20-2016 at 03:59 AM
Is tube length an issue? I could get an extra racking cane, but I have a foot long piece of
stainless steel tubing that fits nicely into a picnic tap .
Posted in thread: Competition on 12-22-2015 at 12:19 AM
The beer finished right at about 6% ABV so a little high and yes FG was 1.018 and I fermented
at a controlled 65*FYou made an ESB at the very top of the style or over for starting gravity,
and it fini...
Posted in thread: Competition on 12-21-2015 at 10:54 PM
Reading the comments neither judge docked you for the woody / earthy. the 2nd one didn't care
for it as much but could have just found it less enjoyable than other beers in the flight. Both
Posted in thread: Stupid n00b question about keg headspace (without CO2) on 12-01-2015 at 03:00 AM
Sorry to latch on to your thread, but a somewhat related question. I typically brew 3-4 gallon
batches as that's what my BIAB stovetop method handles best. Would I need to use more priming
sugar due t...
Posted in thread: Exploring "no chill" brewing on 11-24-2015 at 02:44 AM
Sorry if this has been asked but it's a huge thread and the search function didn't turn up
anything. Would it be an option to no chill in a keg? I only have glass carboys and it's
getting too cold her...
Posted in thread: Want your opinion about this please read! on 10-29-2015 at 04:26 AM
You're spending as much in gas on a 40 minute drive both ways than the $8 delivery cost. Just
order from OBK and have the local store with the bad advice for one offs where you forgot you
Posted in thread: Beer Judge Question on 10-28-2015 at 03:32 AM
The point is beer judging is hard. You have a short time to pick out a lot of details, and
describe them well. Maybe they couldn't pick out the hop as it was too faint so they commented
no citrus hops...
Posted in thread: Screw on cap bottle on 09-01-2015 at 02:20 AM
I've used them plenty when I first started brewing and didn't have enough pry off bottles. Zero
issues with sealing or carbonation with my wing capper but I found them a little trickier to