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Posted in thread: Which lager yeast should I choose? - no lagerator on 10-29-2013 at 03:24 AM
Gonna have to disagree, ace. It's only going to be "just as good" or "better" if the OP doesn't
care about matching the style he's brewing. I wish the ales I let go over 78 were "just as
good" as all ...
Posted in thread: Which lager yeast should I choose? - no lagerator on 10-23-2013 at 05:48 AM
Have to chime in here....Dude - do the lager beer. It will be fine. I have tried this many
times similarly to what you are looking to do, and it always worked out fine. Bulk age or age
it in the bottl...
Posted in thread: Improved home-made crystal on 10-07-2013 at 03:24 AM
For posterity: I recommend air-drying your grain before you toast ......The middle of your pans
will be drying out while the edges caramelize, and a syrup forms that....Yeeeeup.Actually,
there may be ...
Posted in thread: Improved home-made crystal on 10-06-2013 at 03:39 AM
Wouldn't that be accomplished more efficiently and with more evenly distributed results by
doing a real mash on that soaked grain--with little or no extra liquid but the same temps, in a
mini cooler ...
Posted in thread: Tips and tricks for transplanting potted hops on 12-02-2012 at 06:29 AM
I started two rhizomes this year of Cascade and Centennial, and one crown of Chinook. They all
grew fairly well and produced a little. I'm going to transplant them this winter into a raised
bed that I...
Posted in thread: First BIAB - Can someone please review my proceedure for corrections on 11-09-2012 at 06:28 AM
One tip for maintaining an even mash temp in the pot: See if your brew pot will fit in your
oven! My 20 qt does so I turn my oven on to 170F (the lowest setting) once it reaches that temp
I turn it of...
Posted in thread: Where To Go With This Beldian Dubbel? on 11-06-2012 at 05:03 AM
Cut your losses. It is what it is, bottle it and be done with it. Try that recipe again next
time using the proper yeast.
Posted in thread: Extract Supplies for Canadians on 07-17-2012 at 05:18 AM
I find most online stores are in Ontario, so you should have no problem finding one nearby. I
use hopdawgs (BC) and beergrains (ON) regularly. I use beergrains when I need a lot of
ingredients as they...
Posted in thread: Can I plant a root cutting? Not a Rhizome? on 05-05-2012 at 04:42 AM
Yes! You can!
Posted in thread: Damn Puppy - will the Rhizome survive? on 05-05-2012 at 04:40 AM
While a dead dog would simply mean the mutt was not strong enough to reproduce, and was better
off dead IMO, the rhizomes are fine. Try burning them - they will still grow.