Last Activity:10-25-2014 5:16 PM
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Posted in thread: BrewsBySmith 2 stage Fermentation Temperature Controller Giveaway! on 10-23-2014 at 05:33 PM
Posted in thread: Best commercial Octoberfest? on 09-13-2014 at 01:52 AM
Weihenstephaner is my favorite that you are likely to find in South Dakota. I had the Highlands
(Asheville, NC) Clawhammer this year and really enjoyed it. Rhinegeist in Cincinnati made is a
Posted in thread: Zero Airlock Activity on 1st Lager on 08-06-2014 at 03:55 PM
I have brewed plenty of lagers that don't show airlock activity after 3 days even with proper
pitching rates. Colder wort/beer will also absorb more CO2 so it will take longer to get to
airlock. +1 on...
Posted in thread: What the hell did I do to deserve this head? on 07-22-2014 at 01:21 AM
If it tastes good and there is no infection are you sure it was done fermenting before you
bottled it? Did you take gravity readings?
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Posted in thread: FastRack - FastFerment Giveaway - Open to all! on 07-08-2014 at 07:55 PM
Posted in thread: Quick carbonation technique question on 04-27-2014 at 06:43 AM
Each time I swirl I wait for regulator to open up and then stop when I can hear it cut off. I
usually do it over the course of 4-6 hours.
Posted in thread: Quick carbonation technique question on 04-27-2014 at 06:40 AM
You should hear flow coming from the regulator. When I transfer a batch to the keg that I want
on tap soon I consult this chart: my basement is around 60 I set pressure to 23-25 psi. I tilt
the keg a...
Posted in thread: WLP 833 Slow Start? on 04-13-2014 at 02:44 PM
This is activity in the starter, not my batch of beer that's why I'm wondering if viability was
low and if I grew as many cells as calculated. The Wyeast lager yeasts that I use start much
Posted in thread: WLP 833 Slow Start? on 04-13-2014 at 01:43 AM
This is my first time using a WLP yeast. I made a 3.7 L starter with two vials of WLP 833
German Bock on a stir plate. I am just starting to see some bubbles after 18 hours where I am
used to seeing t...