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Posted in thread: Viscous WLP001 on 02-03-2016 at 08:39 PM
Same here, even with shaking, the new White Labs package needs to be squeezed to get all the
yeast out since I started using them.
Posted in thread: No Need to Aerate? on 02-03-2016 at 08:28 PM
No need to aerate...the oxygen the yeast needs is created already before dry yeast is packaged.
Posted in thread: RO Filter and Water Analysis Questions on 02-03-2016 at 08:26 PM
If you purchase a good highly rated RO system and flush the system per the instructions, you
should not have to send the water out to Ward Labs as long as the TDS meter is reporting very
low numbers, ...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2016? on 02-01-2016 at 04:51 PM
1670+ 3 amber Ale+5 Oatmeal stout 1678
Posted in thread: Belgian Wit fermentation question on 01-26-2016 at 08:36 PM
You're FG is a little high for the style, and you only got 69% attenuation when that yeast has
a minimum average of 71% and a max of 75%. So a little off, but for a first brew, pretty good.
Did you re...
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Giveaway - New v3 Kettle - You Pick The Size!! on 01-14-2016 at 05:43 PM
Posted in thread: Vanilla Bourbon Imperial Porter BJCP Category on 01-14-2016 at 05:40 PM
How much is the bourbon present and is it from oak aging or did you just add bourbon? For SHV
category, the aroma and taste of the spice should be noticeable and should range from subtle to
Posted in thread: What is my PH supposed to be? on 01-05-2016 at 03:30 PM
You want your mash PH to be between 5.2 and 5.5, higher end fine for darker beers, lower for
lighter. PH of your starting water doesn't really matter, it's what's in your water than
matters. If it's h...
Posted in thread: What is your Holiday Beer? on 12-17-2015 at 08:03 PM
I have a tweaked version of the Better Not Pout Stout that can be found on BYO and I think on
here. Orange peel, cinnamon, nutmeg, clove, allspice and ginger. Smelled like fruitcake when
Posted in thread: General question regards beer competition on 11-23-2015 at 05:55 PM
Do the rules definitely require the recipe? Some competition software programs have a recipe
detail part of it, but they are not always required. However, if the comp is one where the Best
of Show win...