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Posted in thread: Spontaneous ferment attempt on 11-30-2016 at 09:02 PM
So, I finally ordered a PH tester, and the PH is around 3.7, so Im not entirely worried about
botulism. It smells awesome, very farmhousy but after testing the gravity, there doesnt seem to
be any rea...
Posted in thread: Spontaneous ferment attempt on 11-29-2016 at 11:44 PM
Is there anyway to test for botulism? I have a one year old spontaneously fermented beer that
looks ok, and I want to taste it, but I don't want to get sick.I wonder that too. Would testing
the PH hel...
Posted in thread: Spontaneous ferment attempt on 11-28-2016 at 02:57 PM
That's a little frightening.
Posted in thread: Spontaneous ferment attempt on 11-27-2016 at 11:28 PM
I thought about that afterward. I should have started smaller. I hope I can still get this to
work. I thought it would be fun to get a house strain like you mentioned, but I might need to
Posted in thread: I may have jumped the gun, now what? on 11-27-2016 at 01:34 AM
That's a good idea. I don't know why I didn't think of that.
Posted in thread: Spontaneous ferment attempt on 11-26-2016 at 11:45 PM
I attempted to brew a sponteous fermentation beer last week. I left it out over night, and then
brought it out again for another night. It's starting to smell like something is going on, but
I don't r...
Posted in thread: I may have jumped the gun, now what? on 11-26-2016 at 11:37 PM
I saw Yakima Valley Hops' rhizomes became available to buy a few weeks ago, so I ordered some.
I kinda just went for it with out any research, and now I realize I may have ordred them a bit
Posted in thread: Harvested yeast....save or toss? on 10-22-2016 at 01:28 AM
You could always give it a test run with a gallon batch. I would just throw together a simple 1
gallon extract brew, and see how it turns out. If it tastes like garbage than don't use it
again. If it ...
Posted in thread: Ha! Belgian IPA it is. on 10-11-2016 at 02:08 AM
So, I'm confused. The last few weeks I've been trying this beer to see if would shape up. At
first the hoppiness was extreme, and I didn't like it. The aroma was nice. Now, four weeks or
so later, it'...
Posted in thread: Heull Melon & Belma hops on 10-04-2016 at 08:05 PM
I used some belma along with some mosaic as the for flavor and aroma in an imperial red. I
thought it worked great with the sweeter malt bill. I got nice fruity flavor when combined with
the mosaic. I...