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Posted in thread: Highest gravity partial boil without scorching on 07-11-2014 at 03:44 AM
I am looking at making 5.25 gallons of a 9 or 10% scotch ale stovetop 3 gallon partial boil
style. I will be adding 10 bs of dme total. I have 6 lbs of light and 4 lbs of amber. Not to
Posted in thread: Darker amber sort of Graff Cider approach on 06-29-2014 at 01:07 AM
I am looking to brew a nice easy drinking extract graff cider with a very clean roasty/malty
body to it. Hoping for dark brown or black in color. I am planning to cold steep all of my
grains to cut do...
Posted in thread: Apple juice cider on 05-20-2014 at 02:08 AM
Why not just cold crash to filter? If you have the extra space..
Posted in thread: Apple juice cider on 05-19-2014 at 06:10 AM
It will be absolutely amazing and somewhat tart. Mine just ended at 1.000 in just 2 weeks using
Lallemands champagne yeast. I am kegging it this weekend still. No carbonation...
Posted in thread: high alcohol beer NO TASTE on 05-17-2014 at 02:16 AM
point taken... But who doesnt love a good Heiny.Me. I hate that garbage
Posted in thread: Minimal chill brewing is my new best friend on 05-16-2014 at 05:58 PM
Definitely lid and seal asap. They will oxidize and sour if not
Posted in thread: Super Simple 15G Plastic Conical on 05-16-2014 at 08:06 AM
MDPE is made from a mixture of LDPE and HDPE wonder why they still call it food grade if it
is oxygen permeable? I wonder how long you could ferment in that type of fermenter without alot
of oxygen ...
Posted in thread: Super Simple 15G Plastic Conical on 05-15-2014 at 03:30 PM
Per Wild Brews MDPE has very high oxygen permeation - the chart is posted earlier in this
thread. The only 2 verified HDPE Conicals I have found online are the Den Hartog Ace Roto blow
molded 35 and 6...
Posted in thread: Super Simple 15G Plastic Conical on 05-15-2014 at 01:30 AM
Just remember the 15 gallon ones are Medium Density Polyethylene (MDPE) - not suitable for long
term beer storage due to oxygen permeation. Make sure you source HDPE for longer term
Posted in thread: New IGLOO 10 cu.ft. freezer at Best Buy $250 shipped on 05-14-2014 at 07:24 PM
I bought the 7.2 and it fits 5 with a collar. Not sure but I think the 10.0 fits 9