Last Activity:07-16-2009 4:19 PM
Posted in thread: Thick mash vs. thin mash? on 03-19-2009 at 04:03 PM
I've gone to a thin mash (2qt/lb) and had better efficiency.I can't tell a difference, but I
brew mostly thinner styles anyway.
Posted in thread: Barley Crusher, which size? on 03-18-2009 at 10:58 PM
I have the smaller one and no problems.I crush all my grain by hand and it still just takes a
minute or two to get a whole batch ready.Pouring more grain in half way through is totally fine
Posted in thread: Johnson Controls thermostat issue on 03-17-2009 at 10:42 PM
As others have said, analog or digital?Analog one works fine for me, never more than 5f swings.
Is your fridge empty? If you fill it up the temperature swings will be much more gradual and
not as much...
Posted in thread: Kegerator Done! on 03-14-2009 at 02:35 PM
Congrats on finishing it up.You're making me feel sad about my picnic taps :P.
Posted in thread: Palisade Pale Ale (MO/Palisade SMaSH) on 03-14-2009 at 02:35 PM
Never used palisade but the hop schedule looks just fine. Nice aroma/flavor without too much
Posted in thread: First batch ever! on 03-12-2009 at 09:40 PM
youre French or Canadian? I'm French but American... well French ancestry.PLEASE check the
thread date before you post.
Posted in thread: OK, so who wants to be my first? on 03-07-2009 at 03:31 PM
I logged in to post "centennial blonde" but looking at your sig you're all stocked up
there.Definitely brew something that you're going to like a lot of. If it were me I'd brew one
of the "staple" pal...
Posted in thread: If you use Cooper's canned kits.... on 03-06-2009 at 11:04 PM
Thanks for the heads up forrest. Most of these things are pretty good and the couldn't be
easier. Great way to make a "starter" and also keep the pipeline full.
Posted in thread: Slight off flavor on 02-28-2009 at 02:44 PM
I hear the simcoe - cat pee thing a lot, but I've never really noticed it. Time won't hurt! As
others have said time mellows all hop harshness.
Posted in thread: What handheld device do you use? on 02-27-2009 at 10:49 PM
I use a piece of crap phone. Work pays for it and I can't imagine paying what they want for a
decent data plan.I'm at my PC or laptop enough that I have no use for anything else, mobile
broadband is n...