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Posted in thread: Post your infection on 10-07-2015 at 12:41 PM
From what I've seen lactobacillus usually starts out looking like broken ice and then films all
over. It could be any bacteria, true, but there are many species of lactobacillus, and it is
the most co...
Posted in thread: Tiber's Perfect Kölsch on 10-07-2015 at 12:18 PM
If you don't have Saaz, I'd stick with just Hallertau given the other choices you have.Yeah
thats what i was thinkin. the others arent really close to saaz. thanks for the reply. got my
strike water h...
Posted in thread: Tiber's Perfect Kölsch on 10-06-2015 at 11:52 PM
Going to brew this tomorrow but wil be using pale wheat malt instead of white wheat. Also dont
have any Saaz... idk if i should just use Hallertau in its place or use something else. i have
Posted in thread: How to tell you under pitch yeast? on 10-06-2015 at 08:25 PM
well, after the fact you can tell by off flavors. under pitch will stress the yeast out, which
will cause it to create off flavors. just use an online calc on how many cells you need for
your batch. i...
Posted in thread: Post your infection on 10-06-2015 at 06:52 PM
If it tastes good, don't dump it.It is infected (probably lactobacillus), but the worst that
probably will happen, is it gets a little sour.Why would you say that? it could be any kind of
Posted in thread: Quick turn around cider. on 10-06-2015 at 06:37 PM
The quick and easy I do.5 gallons of cider, no preservativesyeast nutrient and pectic enzyme
(optional)1 lbs of brown sugar2 lbs of white sugar(more sugar to get to 1.08 if
needed)Nottingham at 67 deg...
Posted in thread: ECY on love2brew.com right now! on 10-06-2015 at 06:33 PM
congrats! so you're brewing the same beer twice? traditionally a gueuze and a kriek are the
same beer, with cherries added at the end of secondary to the kriek (vs. the gueuze that is
Posted in thread: ECY on love2brew.com right now! on 10-06-2015 at 02:06 PM
yup, when i racked my ECY20 batch to primary, i gave away the cake to anyone who wanted it (i
think 2 or 3 people took me up on the offer).in a month, maybe two, maybe 6, i'll be bottling
that batch. ...
Posted in thread: ECY on love2brew.com right now! on 10-06-2015 at 12:21 AM
If anyone has access to either Bug Country or Bug Farm and wants to sell a vial, drop me a
line. Been trying to try either and i'm bummed I missed out this time around.Try befriending
local home brewe...
Posted in thread: ECY on love2brew.com right now! on 10-05-2015 at 08:22 PM
I'm showing bug county is still in stock...Its not. prob loaded the page from cache. do a
ctrl+Alt+f5 and refresh it.