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Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-28-2016 at 12:31 AM
Count me in!
Posted in thread: help cleaning up a infected primary on 07-21-2016 at 11:43 AM
A lot of good suggestions. suggestions. Thanks for the help. I know people say just throw it
away. But I'm from the school of fix it if you can. I hate throwing something away that can be
Posted in thread: help cleaning up a infected primary on 07-21-2016 at 01:02 AM
Ok, Here it is. I brewed a ale 4 weeks ago. Life happened, when I went to keg the beer there
was a few rafts of white film bubbly looking stuff floating on the top. Was not yeast or air
Posted in thread: WL840 Jan 10 2016 Viability Concern on 07-07-2016 at 01:27 AM
I am in no way a expert on this, but I have the feeling that You will be fine. Just build it up
a couple times. I feel that the viability scales are somewhat off. I just built up a pack of
007 that wa...
Posted in thread: Does anyone else dislike US-05? on 06-27-2016 at 10:41 AM
In my experiences with this yeast it seems to produce a better beer for me if the beer is made
with more roasted grains. Don't know if the roast flavors cover up the undesirable flavors of
the yeast. ...
Posted in thread: RO Water on 06-24-2016 at 01:54 AM
I went with this. great, helped with off flavors, and reduced alkalinity which helped with ph
Posted in thread: Too much sparge water negative side effects on 06-23-2016 at 12:59 AM
Plus the tannins and silicates that you leach from the grain. Oversparging can be quite
damaging to your beer. While the lore is that keeping sparging water pH lower than 6 and cooler
than 170F will k...
Posted in thread: Does anyone else dislike US-05? on 06-14-2016 at 01:54 AM
I am trying to narrow down a bad bready/yeasty taste in my l last few brews and I think I've
identified US-05 as the culprit. I never had a misstep with Notty but when I switched (to make
a SNPA clone...
Posted in thread: Does anyone else dislike US-05? on 06-09-2016 at 10:29 AM
As with alcohol, I believe that US-05 is being blamed for a lot of things that it just has not
done. It is a very good dried yeast, which in my opinion and experience produces a wonderous
Posted in thread: Does anyone else dislike US-05? on 06-09-2016 at 01:31 AM
I read about you guys going grain to glass in 2 weeks with this yeast and I know that I
DEFINITELY won't be doing that. Exactly how I feel. I just cant believe that this yeast can
ferment and drop ou...