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Posted in thread: Helping A Frustrated Brewer on 10-27-2014 at 02:42 AM
That water looks like it should be fine to sparge with as is. Next time you brew, do not add
any acid to your sparge water. Check your kettle preboil ph and adjust to a ph of 5.2-5.4 if
Posted in thread: Safbrew abbaye on 09-25-2014 at 02:53 AM
Brewed a beer using this yeast yesterday, here is the grain bill. 8# German Pilsner2# White
Wheat Malt1# 8oz Munich Malt4oz Dark Munich1oz Horizon @ 60 minute1oz Hull Mellon @10 minute1oz
Hull Mellon ...
Posted in thread: Bubblegum from us-05? on 09-22-2014 at 01:55 PM
I've had this problem before. For me, increasing aeration kept this ester below threshold.
Posted in thread: Best commercial Octoberfest? on 09-13-2014 at 01:22 PM
Weihenstephaner or Ayinger.
Posted in thread: Anyone brew a good 100% Munich (grain) ale? on 08-15-2014 at 04:40 PM
I just tried to make a low ABV "bitter" with 100% munich, nottingham, and nelson sauvin. This
was just for fun- not to recreate any particular style. After a 2 hour mash at 152 while I got
my tooth dr...
Posted in thread: Oak Aging Brown Porter on 08-04-2014 at 11:16 AM
Thanks guys. Any suggestions on where to start for a 5 gallon batch? I was thinking 2 oz. of
medium-dark roast American cubes for about 3 monthsSent from my iPhone using Home BrewThat
seems like a goo...
Posted in thread: Kolsch with a slightly "bready" finish on 06-28-2014 at 02:29 AM
Use a good German Pilsner malt and about 5% German Vienna/Munich. Do not use domestic (US) 6
row varieties, it won't be the same. Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: A big **** you to Chugger Pumps on 06-22-2014 at 08:17 PM
The problem seemed to go away after he loosened the screws mounting the head to the motor and
then shifted the head a bit and then re-tightened the screws.Personally, I wouldn't have
started a thread ...
Posted in thread: A big **** you to Chugger Pumps on 06-22-2014 at 12:10 PM
I thought about it, but I'd prefer to avoid censorship when possible. Maybe something positive
comes of it. Stranger things have happened.I reserve the right to change my mind later :)Do you
want to c...
Posted in thread: A big **** you to Chugger Pumps on 06-21-2014 at 06:38 PM
IMO getting emotional rarely helps one's cause, and usually hurts it.Your right. Now I'll never
be able to buy a replacement motor from Chugger. Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew