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  • Posted in thread: Brewtarget 1.2.2 - Free Open Source Brewing Software on 12-30-2010 at 01:02 PM
    The scale recipe feature works fine for me. Just put in "5 gal" and hit enter.As for scaling by
    efficiency, there isn't a direct way to do it right now. But, you can do the following: if you
    scale fro...

  • Posted in thread: Brewtarget 1.2.2 - Free Open Source Brewing Software on 12-29-2010 at 09:51 PM
    I read through the thread and didn't find an answer...I apologize if this has been asked
    before. I just downloaded the program and was playing around with the recipe that first pops
    up. I can't seem t...

  • Posted in thread: Brewtarget recipe contest on 12-29-2010 at 09:50 PM
    oops, wrong thread.

  • Posted in thread: Pecan Porter on 10-28-2010 at 05:20 PM
    Do you crush them before you toast them or mash them?Also, when you say "stir" mean
    you're just moving them around on a pan correct? They aren't in a liquid right?Sorry for all
    the question...

  • Posted in thread: Pecan Porter on 10-27-2010 at 08:16 PM
    How long and at what temp did you roast the pecans? Looks good. Thanks for posting.

  • Posted in thread: Sam Adams Harvest Pumpkin Clone on 09-29-2010 at 05:11 PM
    I just tried this beer last weekend. Never thought much of pumpkin beers but this has my
    attention. May be time to revisit acouple other brands too. Let us know how this comes out!

  • Posted in thread: how many degrees F is your fermenting beer higher than its ambient temp? on 09-17-2010 at 12:59 PM
    Not sure who I got the idea from (maybe jamil?) but...I use a mini fridge to ferment in and I
    put the temp controller probe on the side of my bucket, then a small piece of foam insulation,
    and then du...

  • Posted in thread: 50 gallon stainless barrels x2 n.eastern NY on 02-09-2010 at 06:24 PM
    Not mine but maybe of interest...

  • Posted in thread: WANTED- Sacred and Herbal Healing Beers on 11-20-2009 at 03:15 PM
    I've had good luck getting used books on as well.

  • Posted in thread: Books on All Grain Brewing on 10-27-2009 at 02:14 PM
    I just started AG and I really found BobbyM's primer helpful as well as his youtube videos.
    There are other youtube vids if you search there too.Read as many threads here as you can. I
    got more info f...