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Posted in thread: Joe's Ancient Orange Mead on 03-24-2010 at 07:34 PM
3 gallon batch made up last night... My first attempt at Mead. Very curious! I was surprised
that the yeast took off after 10 mins and was still bubblin away this morning. Smells
delicious! After a fe...
Posted in thread: Keg Storage on 02-23-2010 at 01:27 AM
Make sure all the gaskets on your keg are in good condition... if not new. A small leak will
drain all pressure over time.
Posted in thread: Help with my brewing water profile for a Bavarian Weizen on 02-23-2010 at 01:23 AM
You're filtered tap water has a Total Dissolved Solids of 490?? I'd be curious to see what
unfiltered levels are. US EPA maximum TDS is 500 mg/L.Granted these are National Secondary
Drinking Water Reg...
Posted in thread: De-hydrator for hops... on 03-30-2009 at 11:15 PM
I just pull the screen off the patio door, lay it on two sawhorses in the garage and set a fan
to blowing.Me too... fan seems to work great if they are nicely spread out.
Posted in thread: Rig Build - Day1 on 03-23-2009 at 01:41 AM
I am hoping to put a 100-200lb tank under my deck so I can avoid the $20 tank swaps. I could
then feed my brew stand, gas grill, wok and fireplace.I run my wok on my bayou classic....
Posted in thread: WLP 810 San Fran Lager on 03-23-2009 at 01:39 AM
Never used this yeast before... brewed yesterday and ended up on target with an OG of 1.058. I
didnt have a chance earlier in the week to get my starter going so I made it during the brew
Posted in thread: Glycerin and Yeasties - is this stuff safe? on 11-22-2008 at 03:09 PM
Thanks... what about cooldown before the freeze? Should I put the vials in the fridge overnight
Posted in thread: Glycerin and Yeasties - is this stuff safe? on 11-21-2008 at 06:36 PM
I bought CVS brand Pure Glycerin to prepare my yeasties for freezing.... Some people on the
forum have said to buy the kind that is safe for ingestion, however, this stuff say's "For
external use only...
Posted in thread: Drying hops--with an air filter sandwich :) on 11-06-2008 at 02:41 AM
I did that, and at the same time had a bunch layed out on cookie sheets with a fan blowing on
them... the cookie sheet bunch dried more quickly.
Posted in thread: 15 gallon equipment on 04-04-2008 at 01:45 AM
damn, really? that's messed up. oh well, this price is still FAR better than paying for the
100L SS pots the LHBS has for $400+I paid $270 for each of my 100L at a local restaurant supply
store last y...