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Posted in thread: Had to add an extra gallon during tye sparge to get to get proper temperature. on 08-11-2013 at 09:30 PM
I'm brewing California Common Amber Amber clone. My sparge pal calculator told me to mash 3.1
gallons. I couldn't get the temp past 145 so I added quarts until I got to 150. However aver 20
Posted in thread: Contradicting grain bill weights. on 07-22-2013 at 09:12 PM
I ordered 9.3 pounds of grain at my local homebrew store. When I weighed the grains today and
measured at 10.3 pounds. I don't know which one is most accurate so I compromised at 9.5
pounds. In other ...
Posted in thread: Centennial Blonde (Simple 4% All Grain, 5 & 10 Gall) on 07-13-2013 at 01:26 AM
I did the 5 gallon batch and it turned out flavorless w a citrus aftertaste. Very disappointed.
I had a smooth brewing process for the most part. The only problem was the mash temp was a
little to hig...
Posted in thread: Purpose of airlock on 05-02-2013 at 01:12 AM
So if the krausen has not fallen I'm probably ok? How soon does the krausen fall? I went three
days w a dry airlock.
Posted in thread: Purpose of airlock on 05-01-2013 at 03:16 AM
How can air get in when I have the top on the airlock? II don't see how the middle piece keeps
the air from getting in. I understand how the airlock can be used for letting the co2 out
Posted in thread: Purpose of airlock on 05-01-2013 at 02:09 AM
I bought a new airlock today poured some starsan in it and popped the middle piece on. It's
been on dry for about 3 days. It's not bubbling should I be worried?
Posted in thread: Purpose of airlock on 04-29-2013 at 11:58 PM
Should I put some starsan in it? I can't get a new airlock until tomorrow. I finished brewing
Posted in thread: Purpose of airlock on 04-29-2013 at 12:31 PM
I understand how it shows if the beer is fermenting but serve any other purpose ? The reason I
ask is I couldn't find my middle piece when I finished brewing. I just placed the airlock and
lid on. I t...
Posted in thread: Took nap during mash and alarm didnt wake me. on 04-27-2013 at 09:39 PM
I woke up after it had been mashing an hour and a half. It's currently draining but ill be late
with my sparge too. Did I ruin it?
Posted in thread: Moldy mash tun on 03-04-2013 at 01:09 AM
I just found another thread where this happened. The poster claimed it smelled like a landfill
and a couple others had to throw out their coolers bc they couldn't eradicate the smell. I just