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Posted in thread: How many batches do you brew in a month? on 12-06-2013 at 06:57 PM
I average about 1 batch of beer per month. On top of that, I may have a gallon of cider going
at any given time, or my new pet project, a 3 gallon batch of graf.
Posted in thread: Starting small, need advice. on 12-06-2013 at 06:04 PM
Here are some thoughts...I really like having a 3 gallon better bottle around. It's easy to
move around and it fits inside my bottling bucket if I'd like to put it in an ice bath at the
beginning of f...
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Posted in thread: IPA Brewkit, help! on 12-03-2013 at 12:42 PM
See if you can find out if he has the equipment for and/or is doing either:a.) Mr. Beerb.)
Extract or Partial Mash brewingc.) All Grain brewingAgree. Find this out and get back to us.
We'll be able to...
Posted in thread: 2013's How many gal of homebrew in 2013 on 12-02-2013 at 01:19 PM
One month left to go. How many gallons can we brew in 2013?
Posted in thread: Anyone in Chicago Interested In Brewing/Starting Brewery on 11-26-2013 at 09:42 PM
Sounds very interesting, but I don't live in Chicago. Best of luck! :mug:Not sure if you've
been getting any PMs, but if you're not getting much interest, I'd suggest going to the
ProBrewer site. This...
Posted in thread: Clarify hard cider that began as cloudy apple cider? on 11-26-2013 at 01:28 PM
I use Super Kleer KC post fermentation and it works like a champ. Has cleared every cider I've
used it in after 48 hours at most. Amazing stuff...I've never heard of this til now, so I
looked it up. L...
Posted in thread: Clarify hard cider that began as cloudy apple cider? on 11-26-2013 at 01:24 PM
Thanks. So the chitosan/kieselsol will work?It was completely opaque after about 2 weeks with
2-3 rackings. Fermentation was complete at about 10 days. Then I cold crashed about 5 days and
this is wha...
Posted in thread: Clarify hard cider that began as cloudy apple cider? on 11-25-2013 at 09:48 PM
Definitely. The cloudy farmers-market style apple juice (aka cider) will clear up during/after
fermentation. The additives help the process. Personally, I use pectic enzyme, but I'm sure the
Posted in thread: Using some honey on 11-22-2013 at 04:20 PM
I wanted to just throw caution to the wind and try something out. Go for it!A few notes...
here's something I like to reference regarding grains - Ye Olde Malt Chart. Closest thing on it
is Chocolate ...