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Posted in thread: Cold Break Brewing Microbrew Series Giveaway - Open to All! on 06-26-2015 at 04:49 AM
Posted in thread: How picky are you about style? on 06-17-2015 at 04:24 AM
I truly believe everyone should brew however the craft moves them. I do tend to brew to style
but that's because I enter competitions on occasion and I'm exploring many different styles and
Posted in thread: Accidentally bought 2 row instead of extract on 06-05-2015 at 09:32 PM
Buy a 5 gallon paint strainer bag at Lowes or HD if you don't already have a sack. The paint
strainer bags are nylon and can stand up to the heat, I use them all the time. Make sure to get
the 5 gallo...
Posted in thread: Cola without any extracts on 06-01-2015 at 04:54 AM
I actually made a batch of the open cola recipe. It was so cinnamon my kids dubbed it cinnamon
soda and wouldn't drink it. I've attempted a couple variations but that cola flavor is so
elusive I've al...
Posted in thread: Soda Slimey? on 06-01-2015 at 04:42 AM
Your soda shouldn't be slimy. Antibacterial soap isn't cutting it, you need a sanitizer. The
easiest is a bleach and water solution. I don't remember off the top of my head, so look it up,
but I think...
Posted in thread: Kegging Soda on 06-01-2015 at 04:33 AM
Root beer is tough. My setup is similar to yours except I generally run at 35-40 psi. One issue
for me is the faucet being warmer than the soda on the first poor causing excessive foaming.
I've also n...
Posted in thread: Do you actually measure that much? on 05-31-2015 at 03:06 PM
[ame="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0sSKHzmhrzY"]Y'all need to watch this. Drew Beechum,
Brewing on the ones.[/ame] The only thing I measure down to a quarter ounce is hops, malts get
rounded to nea...
Posted in thread: Pliny the Elder with Amarillo? on 05-06-2015 at 02:35 AM
Is everyone racking to secondary and then dry hopping or just doing it in primary?
Posted in thread: Where is YOUR ferm chamber probe? on 03-26-2015 at 01:23 PM
I use better bottles for primary fermentation and set it directly on top of the Johnson (A419)
probe in my chest freezer. My temp swings are generally about 2 degrees +/- from what I have it
set to. A...
Posted in thread: Best way to control ferm temps... on 03-24-2015 at 12:54 PM
Why do we always assume brewers are broke? If your rolling in dough check out the Brew Pi
double conical fermenters featured here. For me, it's a t-shirt in a bucket. (kidding) I
actually have a chest...