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Posted in thread: No chill containers on 08-24-2014 at 10:53 PM
Hmm, you could easily drill a hole, add a grommet and then an airlock. Why not use this 6G pail
as a fermentor too.
Posted in thread: Why? Because I've always done it that way? on 08-24-2014 at 10:46 PM
Ok, my brew day went off without a hitch on Saturday (23AUG).On Friday, I discovered that the
10" banjou burner I bought wouldn't fit the OEM stand that came with the 2" burner I bought
years ago. So,...
Posted in thread: Why? Because I've always done it that way? on 08-23-2014 at 03:10 PM
Ok, because I felt I mastered the single infusion mash schedule, I decided to attempt a
multi-step mash schedule. My first attempt. We'll keep it simple.Protein Rest, 122F for
20minSacch'Rest, 152F fo...
Posted in thread: In or Out - CO2 bottle and Regulator on 08-03-2014 at 11:27 PM
I started kegging just over a year ago. At first, I was very excited. No more bottling. I could
walk over to my 7 cuft freezer, open the chest, grab one of my picnic taps and have a beer.
Tall or shor...
Posted in thread: What are some of the mistakes you made...where your beer still turned out great! on 05-04-2014 at 01:14 AM
No poop, there I was. I had my neighbor over,first time ever, going through a brew day. Being a
veteran brewer, I didn't want to scare him away from brewing with an advanced all grain brew. I
Posted in thread: What are some of the mistakes you made...where your beer still turned out great! on 08-03-2013 at 04:57 PM
I spent the entire brew day sanitizing my equipment in water that I forgot to add starsan to.
Beer tastes great. I brewed the exact same IPA a couple weeks later with sanitized equipment
and I can't t...
Posted in thread: Smacked over a Week ago on 07-04-2013 at 02:27 PM
Wyeast 1056 American Ale, 02MAY13, No starter planned, 1.050 OG, Cream Ale, All Grain
Posted in thread: Smacked over a Week ago on 07-04-2013 at 01:41 PM
Hello, I bought a Wyeast Smack Pack over a week ago.When I got home I went to put the pack in
the fridge and thought it was a little inflated. Today, I take the pack out and I can't feel
the yeast pou...
Posted in thread: Forgot the Starsan! on 06-08-2013 at 06:30 PM
Didn't even think about the foam until I transferred the 'sanitizer' from the tote to a carboy
for use in the next brew session. Funny, no bubbles? Noooo!
Posted in thread: Forgot the Starsan! on 06-08-2013 at 06:17 PM
Ok, I've learned over the last year of brewing not to drink (too much) on a brew day. I
deliberately start the day sober and will not partake until the grains are in sach's rest. So,
while perfectly s...