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Posted in thread: Importance of a "rolling boil"? on 08-21-2014 at 07:10 PM
First, about the boil: its very important to keep a rolling boil so volatiles in the wort can
be driven off. The one I'm familiar with is SMM, the DMS precursor. I'll let you Google that
one if you're...
Posted in thread: Blackberry wine - correcting high OG on 08-14-2014 at 06:36 PM
Ugh, post from my phone didn't go through. If it ever shows up I apologize in advance for
doubling up.Yes, 1.180 isn't on my hydrometer either, it only goes to 1.160. When I said off
the charts I real...
Posted in thread: Blackberry wine - correcting high OG on 08-13-2014 at 06:09 PM
I started a batch of blackberry wine using Jack Keller's heavy bodied blackberry wine recipe.
Unfortunately I scaled up the recipe to 5gal and blindly dumped in ingredients (including
yeast) before te...
Posted in thread: Bottle conditioning - fact check on 08-10-2014 at 04:20 PM
Cool, thanks for the feedback.After going back to the priming section I see what you mean. I
ended up changing it to "simple sugars" since I wanted to refer to the general principle as
priming sugar c...
Posted in thread: Bottle conditioning - fact check on 08-08-2014 at 02:11 PM
Hi guys. I recently put together an article on bottle conditioned beer for my homebrew blog
aimed to teach craft beer drinkers what bottle conditioned means, why it's different from
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Posted in thread: Oaked Arrogant Bastard on 06-20-2014 at 09:45 PM
No problem, happy to shamlessly plug my own blog. :) Thanks for the recipe.The one fault he
found was in the nose and there I will disagree with him, its just a matter of taste but I find
the nose ver...
Posted in thread: DIY Carboy/Keg Cleaner on 06-20-2014 at 09:32 PM
Also, do you guys pump star san with this? I did and it foamed up so much it made it hard to
pump.In case someone else stumbles across this thread like I did, there are low-foam, no-rinse
Posted in thread: Mill Creek WA checking in on 06-18-2014 at 07:16 AM
Welcome from Bothell (and also cap hill)! I hope the first batch turns out well.