Last Activity:04-16-2015 6:40 PM
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Posted in thread: Whitelabs WLP 800 Temp confusion on 03-17-2015 at 06:48 PM
On the bottle it stays to pitch at 70* until ferm starts and them continue to lower lager
temps.. But it's a tricky step... Too fast a drop and you risk a stall and yeast to fall out
... I learned thr...
Posted in thread: High Than Expected FG on 03-17-2015 at 05:59 PM
My first thought and impression was your mash temp at 158.... And would account for your higher
than expected gravity... 153 is about the ideal temp range as a rule of thumb... That temp
Posted in thread: Glass carboy explosion on 02-27-2015 at 12:35 AM
I have a bucket fermentation and has a tight lid... Takes some effort to get it off... The
bubbler got clogged and found the lid blew of and sprayed the interior of the ferm fridge. This
was also near...
Posted in thread: Has anyone tried this quick-lagering method? on 02-26-2015 at 04:55 AM
I am finishing up drinking the last of a second keg... On the same process.. Absolutely awesome
time frame for a very tastey Marzen... Although I'll admit it was a triple decoction... And a
very long ...
Posted in thread: Da Yooper's House Pale Ale on 02-17-2015 at 03:55 AM
Oh man that is harsh... Sorry for your loss
Posted in thread: Da Yooper's House Pale Ale on 02-08-2015 at 04:32 PM
I have another in fermenter and bubbling away .... American ale yeast from wyeast 1 l starter
and ferment took off 8 hrs. O.g. 1.062 About 5% increase in efficiency doing a batch sparge.
And expected ...
Posted in thread: How do you make GOOD homebrew? on 02-03-2015 at 10:06 PM
Huh! I'm a woodworker too. For over the past 35 yrs as well as being a firefighter.... Beer
making has been a new obsession
Posted in thread: How do you make GOOD homebrew? on 01-23-2015 at 03:20 AM
To op.... I too was dissatisfied with extract brewing just didnt feel i was getting the beer i
was looking for.... This is precisely why I went to AG brewing yes took longer but the end
result is what...
Posted in thread: Has anyone tried this quick-lagering method? on 01-22-2015 at 04:56 AM
Well sure! However im sure that there are some amazing marzen/Oktoberfest on the recipe
board....brulosopher included im sure
Posted in thread: Has anyone tried this quick-lagering method? on 01-21-2015 at 11:13 PM
250467 an Oktoberfest 30 days grain to glass... Pretty clear i might say and very good
iteration of a marzenThe process is sound and I might say was a bit nervous committing the
short time and effort ...