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Posted in thread: Second Dry Hop Addition- 36 hrs before bottling? on 09-28-2015 at 03:49 AM
It wouldn't. Instead you can filter the outflow end of the siphon by tying a fine mesh bag to
it...or just don't suck up hops ;)Edit. Might gave read your question wrong. I usually cold
crash on day 4...
Posted in thread: Second Dry Hop Addition- 36 hrs before bottling? on 09-27-2015 at 02:00 PM
36 hours is plenty, if not ideal. Anything over 5 days is too long imo. Go Cuse
Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout (2011 HBT Competition Category Winner) on 09-23-2015 at 04:02 AM
Beer doesn't absorb co2 very well at room or cellar temps, so if your keg holds pressure it
should be fine. Mine is still pressurized after 8 months sitting around 65-70*. Make sure to
purge well and ...
Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout (2011 HBT Competition Category Winner) on 09-22-2015 at 05:28 PM
I've personally been aging this in a keg without priming sugar for the last 8 or so months.
Plan on doing a couple 1g experiments and bottling the rest with a beer gun. For priming I've
had good luck ...
Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout (2011 HBT Competition Category Winner) on 09-22-2015 at 01:58 PM
Not nessesary if you have an extra keg for aging. Kegs are ideal for keeping out light and
oxygen. Just let it age in the keg a few months before serving or bottling.
Posted in thread: What can I do with Jalepeno Jelly? on 09-07-2015 at 03:59 AM
Jalapeņo jelly is great on pan fried salmon with a little salt & pepper. The crispy edges are
the best. Spicy mango jelly is also really good on salmon.
Posted in thread: AHA Surly Wort Rally on 09-02-2015 at 05:10 AM
Todd and another brewer both stated final ph was 3.5 but they were shooting for 3.2. I thought
golden promise was closer to low 90s as well but I could be wrong. Either way I heard different
Posted in thread: French door refrigerator kegerator project on 08-29-2015 at 03:07 PM
Any thoughts/suggestions about how to control the hoses? I'm thinking some sort of wrap or loop
that attaches to the fridge ceiling or high on each door side? Maybe a zip tie sort of system
Posted in thread: BIAB Polyester Voile Strength Test on 08-24-2015 at 07:24 PM
Cheers!wilserQuestion for you wilserbrewer. I would like a bag for my round 10g cooler MLT, but
I also have a wide 15g megapot (old version) that it would come in handy for the times I
partial mash, w...
Posted in thread: evil twin sour bikini dregs? on 08-23-2015 at 05:02 PM
I hope I'm not just growing up champagne yeast or something.Haha that's a legit concern.
There's a good chance you're growing mostly sacc with a tiny about of brett in there, if any.
Just buy a vial o...