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Posted in thread: ECY on love2brew.com right now! on 01-09-2016 at 02:21 AM
You would think they would figure it out and mainstream some production. But then I suppose
they couldn't charge $11.........I'd gladly pay $11 for a blend of high quality. This breaks
down to $.22 a ...
Posted in thread: ECY on love2brew.com right now! on 11-07-2015 at 04:52 PM
If you are on the list you will get an email. The allotment is usually sold out in minutes.
I've gotten a bunch over the last couple years, but missed out on so much more because it goes
so fast.All y...
Posted in thread: Yeast Bay--offering some Brett blends on 01-23-2015 at 12:41 PM
Yeah, I might do the same. I bought a bunch of them cheap to use with sours and I'm not pleased
with them. I'm not concerned with the temperature because I can wait for it to sour. No rush.
If the hop...
Posted in thread: Yeast Bay--offering some Brett blends on 01-16-2015 at 08:36 PM
My Melange smells awesome but isn't the slightest bit tart. I brewed it in August and it's been
between 60 and 70 the whole time. I used 4oz of debittered hops in the boil, so I wonder if
that's the i...
Posted in thread: Yeast Bay--offering some Brett blends on 01-14-2015 at 01:14 AM
From a perspective of potential infection of the wort by unwanted organisms, that's true.
However, without a rigorous boil you're not driving off things like DMS, which can lend a
pretty foul aroma. H...
Posted in thread: Yeast Bay--offering some Brett blends on 01-13-2015 at 07:20 PM
No boil is fine as long as you get it high enough to pasteurize the wort. Otherwise you get all
the nasties that were on the grain.
Posted in thread: How many? on 01-09-2015 at 01:14 PM
Six going right now. 2 with ECY01, one with TYB Melange, two with De Bom, and one with De Bom
plus a Brett blend fermented cooler to minimize the sourness.I have a few in bottles too.
Posted in thread: Wyeast 3203 - PC de Bom Sour Blend impressions on 01-07-2015 at 04:25 PM
I ran it directly into a bucket and then used a heat stick to heat the wort to 180 for ten
Posted in thread: Wyeast 3203 - PC de Bom Sour Blend impressions on 01-07-2015 at 01:59 PM
It strange to me how varied the experiences using this are. Maybe we should try to nail down
some variables as to what was successful and what wasn't? My experience with it has been great
so far. I ha...
Posted in thread: INISBC 913 Brett Barrel Yeast III on 01-04-2015 at 08:33 PM
Have you tried emailing them? Most yeast banks are very communicative if you have questions.