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Posted in thread: Peaches for Summer! on 05-16-2012 at 12:30 AM
Peach is a hard flavor to get...I can tell you from experience 4lbs won't get you any peach
flavor....I hear but haven't tried is the trick is to add appicots to get a peach flavor.I
agree. I made a p...
Posted in thread: Does warming and stirring ever unstick fermentation? on 04-19-2012 at 12:29 PM
I had a saison quit on me at about 1.030 after 2 months of fermenting at 80 degrees. I swirled
it and warmed it up to 85. That kick started the yeast again, and after a few more weeks it
finished at 1...
Posted in thread: Element cord options on 03-23-2012 at 07:27 PM
Here is what I ended up with. It's the usual 1" coupling with a cap on the end. I plan on
painting it eventually. I still have a long way to go until my system is done, so I'm not in a
Posted in thread: T-shirt/swamp cooler fermentsion question on 02-25-2012 at 08:04 PM
Any idea of what kind of temperature drop I could achieve with a T-shirt and fan combo? My
house stays in the low 70s normally, dipping into the high 60s at night. I was planning on
running the fan th...
Posted in thread: T-shirt/swamp cooler fermentsion question on 02-25-2012 at 07:59 PM
I ended up putting bleach in there to stop it from getting worse, and that worked. I should
have done that from the beginning, but I didn't expect it to take that long to ferment out.
That saison yeas...
Posted in thread: T-shirt/swamp cooler fermentsion question on 02-25-2012 at 05:38 PM
I am thinking of trying to use the T-shirt method to control my fermentation temps. Does anyone
ever have problems with water molding during the two or three weeks it's fermenting? I ask
because I use...
Posted in thread: Star san users on 01-21-2012 at 12:03 AM
I make 1 gallon at a time using distilled water. It never lasts long enough to worry about
going bad.I emailed Five Star a while back about mixing it. They said to use 1 capful to 1