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  • Posted in thread: Pipeworks Yeast on 11-14-2015 at 07:55 PM
    War bird uses belle saison yeast, everything else is us-05.

  • Posted in thread: Kettle lid sanitization on 02-12-2015 at 01:33 AM
    IBut after watching Brew Dogs, I wonder how anyone ever gets an infected batch. Throwing yeast
    in with your bare hands?!?I thinks it's safe to say there's a lot of TV magic.

  • Posted in thread: My first barrel aged beer on 02-09-2015 at 07:58 PM
    Keep it in there until it's tasting up to your standards then rack it accordingly. Maybe look
    into picking up a ph meter.

  • Posted in thread: Kettle lid sanitization on 02-09-2015 at 07:55 PM
    If you have a boil ripping, wouldn't the heat and steam coming off essentially pasteurize the

  • Posted in thread: Raspberry Brown Ale on 12-24-2013 at 10:22 PM
    When I add 60oz of puréed frozen berries I lose a degree or two, but then the beer comes back
    up to ambient. If you have a ferm chamber and a Johnson you can just tape the probe to the side
    of the fer...

  • Posted in thread: Hoppiest commercial brew you have ever drank? on 09-08-2013 at 12:54 AM
    For pure dank hop flavor you can't get better then a nice Pipeworks IPA. In Chicago they are
    the best that's available period. I don't mean they have one or two good IPA's I'm talking half
    a dozen plu...

  • Posted in thread: Raspberry Brown Ale on 09-07-2013 at 03:55 AM
    I've been experimenting with raspberries IPA's for the last nine months having pitched 36oz of
    frozen whole berries into secondary for almost every batch.The last batch I brewed was an
    imperial and I ...

  • Posted in thread: WARNING: Plastic Kegs on 07-03-2013 at 12:17 AM
    BumpSo I recently heard of a local craft brewery that had a filled and pressurized keg explode
    over night in their chiller room. I also did a little digging and found Sanke kegs are state to
    have a ma...

  • Posted in thread: Four day old stir bar stops working on 06-09-2013 at 03:57 PM
    Doubling up on magnets does not work for me. I experimented with it however the added force is
    enough to keep the fan from spinning.

  • Posted in thread: Refractometers on 06-05-2013 at 07:20 PM
    So there are a ton of cheap ones on the market, any recommendations on a solid, precise one
    that will read in gravity.I figure nearly all the cheap ones are the same Chinese POS
    rebranded, who builds ...