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Posted in thread: Beers are coming out "thin". on 10-09-2012 at 05:21 PM
I was having a similar issue; my pale ales were extremely thin even though I was mashing at
152-154. Changed thermometers and BAM; instant body. Side by side the 2 were about 4-5 degrees
apart. Might ...
Posted in thread: starter over flowed on 10-09-2012 at 04:20 PM
I've had that happen a couple of times and ended up OK. If it's still flowing like lava it's
pushing everything outwards, making it impossible for anything to go inward.
Posted in thread: Cooler Weight on 10-02-2012 at 06:48 PM
This one? weight is 9.5 lbs
Posted in thread: Must visit in San Diego...? on 09-18-2012 at 12:39 AM
If you're at White Labs (Candida St, makes ya wonder where their yeast comes from (google
Candida) you're in the corridor of a few. Ballast Point, Green Flash, Alesmith, Hess (tiny nano
brewery). If y...
Posted in thread: Next batch of Stone's Enjoy By IPA announced on 09-14-2012 at 03:15 AM
:( ... Guess I can't complain I got it first round. Enjoy it!
Posted in thread: Hops Question - Irish Red on 09-12-2012 at 06:00 PM
I haven't tried Sam Adams version but if you want it "to style" Irish Reds are malt forward so
I'd go for the longer boil and avoid any late additions. My Irish Red is usually 1 90 m
addition & 45m / ...
Posted in thread: Fermentation Temps continually cycle from 62-68... issue? on 09-11-2012 at 11:00 PM
From what I've listened to on The Brewing Network they (Jamil & John - Brew Strong) said to
keep it consistent as possible. Better to keep it at 68 steady then swing down & up.
Posted in thread: Being cruel to my yeast but trying to change my ways on 09-11-2012 at 10:50 PM
I'm in So-Cal too; I get it down to about 80 - 84 with my Chiller then move the wort into the
fermenter that goes into an ice bath. Once it's down to 66- 68 I pitch the yeast in. You're
probably not d...
Posted in thread: I've got 12 days on 09-11-2012 at 04:42 PM
Filtering will clear it up immediately; go with it.
Posted in thread: Beverage Jugs vs Drink Coolers? on 09-11-2012 at 04:26 PM
Its only $44.87 at home depot and I can personally vouch it holds temp like a champ. second
the Home Depot coolers.