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Posted in thread: Show us your Kegerator on 06-24-2015 at 10:56 PM
286515286517 Four taps, holds a dozen kegs. I also have a dedicated upright. Lots and lots of
lagering space!Might be time for some more taps on that bad boy!
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 06-23-2015 at 01:40 AM
I just watched some videos of the Braukaiser and Grainfather and they seem like more
maintenance and more hassle. I'd stick to my BIAB set up over them.Once you set it up, The
PicoBrew appears to be a...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 06-21-2015 at 09:31 PM
The attraction of the system (for me, at least) is (a) repeatability and (b) ease of use and
(c) easy to sanitize.The repeatability is key. You can tweak a batch in the editor, make it
once, and then ...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 06-20-2015 at 03:15 AM
Any problem with hot wort in a keg? I've always thought of them as cold tanks and never really
have considered using it as a hot wort tankThe entire Picobrew system is based around hot wort
in a keg, ...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 06-20-2015 at 02:47 AM
I use pellets. I've never used leaf doing this. No issues with the pump because I don't use the
Zymatic after I do the hop stand. I cool the wort post-hop stand by hooking up my immersion
chiller to t...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 06-20-2015 at 02:29 AM
Are the hops leaf or pellet?If leaf -- do you weigh them down in the bag?Any issues with pump
clogging? If pellet -- do the hops in the bag turn to sludge and fall out of the bag? Or do
they stay in t...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 06-19-2015 at 09:46 PM
Hop stand/whirlpool there are a few ways to do it, and Annie has been very helpful on the
Picobrew forum with configuring the advanced editor. PicoBrew recommends Pellet hops as not
much leaf fits in ...
Posted in thread: A Brewing Water Chemistry Primer on 06-19-2015 at 01:12 AM
Cool. That's the same approach I'm taking but instead of RO, I am using DI.Why have you made
Posted in thread: A Brewing Water Chemistry Primer on 06-18-2015 at 12:11 AM
I am not A.J. and would never claim to be anywhere near as knowledgeable. However, my advice
would be to go with straight R.O. water and not look back. You will not have to worry about
Posted in thread: Show us your Kegerator on 06-17-2015 at 11:59 PM
Need some help, trying to decide on how to mount a drip tray. The easiest would be to purchase
the the 3 hole drip tray, that hangs from the shanks (expensive of course). The cheaper would
be the wall...