Last Activity:10-19-2016 7:00 PM
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Posted in thread: High Gravity Lager Starter Advice on 10-19-2016 at 08:53 PM
Thanks for the responses. Looks like I should just save myself the time and money and pitch
onto my Helles cake. I guess it would be hard to over-pitch on a beer this big anyway...Anyone
brewed a Dopp...
Posted in thread: High Gravity Lager Starter Advice on 10-19-2016 at 07:00 PM
It's all about inoculation rate when propagating yeast.One new vial (96% viability) in a 2L
starter with aeration will yield about 377 billion cells (2.92 growth factor). The inoculation
rate on this ...
Posted in thread: High Gravity Lager Starter Advice on 10-19-2016 at 06:22 PM
I'd make a half batch of a Pilsner lager or something and use that yeast rather than make a
gigantic starter that would just go down the drain.Yeah, I don't really have time for that as I
hope to have...
Posted in thread: High Gravity Lager Starter Advice on 10-19-2016 at 06:13 PM
I am planning on brewing a 1.096 OG Doppelbock soon and was hoping for some advice on how to
best achieve my target pitch rate (apprx 800 billion cells).I have a stir plate and a 2000ml
and 5000ml fla...
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 08-05-2016 at 12:27 AM
In honor of IPA day, I am drinking a fresh bottle of Pliny I brought home from my trip to the
brewery last week :)
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 05-26-2016 at 01:07 AM
Fitting in a weeknight brew session tomorrow after work...IPA
Posted in thread: 25' Stainless Immersion Chiller on 05-19-2016 at 02:25 PM
I am selling my 25' Stainless Immersion Chiller as I recently upgraded to accommodate 10 gallon
batches and don't need this one anymore. I originally bought it from midwest 5 years ago and it
Posted in thread: Corny key daisy chain fermentation on 05-11-2016 at 01:06 PM
DI'm sick of glass carboys (broke 2 for 6), switched to plastic, but plastic flavor has come up
in competition notes on a couple beers, If you are using food grade plastic (better bottles,
ale pails) ...
Posted in thread: Worst. IPA. Ever. on 05-05-2016 at 07:09 PM
Not sure if it's THE worst IPA I've had (because I've had A LOT of IPAs) but Sixty-One by DFH
is turrible...grape must in in an IPA GTFOH
Posted in thread: The 2016 NHC - Results/Speculation Thread on 04-15-2016 at 03:52 PM
Got my Philly results today Thank you to all the Judges and those that made this possible. This
is my second competition and 1st national Comp, I definitely have room for improvement.Oatmeal