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Posted in thread: Successful Dry Hopping Techniques? on 05-26-2010 at 02:14 AM
Could be. Have you ever tried not using a bag and just let the pellets marinate free of
Posted in thread: Successful Dry Hopping Techniques? on 05-25-2010 at 12:09 PM
Hey Superdave~I have tried many different ways with the dry hopping, and I think 7-10 days will
pretty much do it. My preferred method is to add the dry hops and then I roust the fermenter
once a day ...
Posted in thread: Adjusting Poland Springs to Burton on 04-22-2010 at 11:33 PM
Hi Bryan~ Was interested in the same thing and it turns out you're the only post. Anyone ever
get back to you?
Posted in thread: Cheap & Easy 10 Gallon Rubbermaid MLT Conversion on 04-09-2010 at 02:01 AM
So, why exactly is a zinc plated 5/8" washer bad? Aren't they made to be corrosion resistant? I
guess I am confused on how off flavors get introduced.
Posted in thread: Converted cooler mash tun question on 03-29-2010 at 11:35 PM
Hey Azscoob~ can you explain the size of the opening you are talking about in your lid? I don't
see a hole in my lid, so I will probably make my own with a drill. Do you have any pictures of
your lid ...
Posted in thread: Converted cooler mash tun question on 03-29-2010 at 03:09 AM
Thanks for the replies so far. I tried increasing the pre-heat water temperature to about 180
instead of 160. This resulted in a slightly less of a drop in temperature (152 -> 146), though
not sure if...
Posted in thread: Converted cooler mash tun question on 03-28-2010 at 09:00 PM
I just bought an generic 5 gal igloo container and converted it into a mash tun. I have been
testing out the temperature control ability of this cooler by putting in a known volume of
water at a speci...
Posted in thread: Using Maris Otter in a partial mash recipe on 03-22-2010 at 03:05 AM
For a simple Pale Ale, in addition to using other grains, like Munich and Crystal, would adding
in a pound of Maris Otter (as opposed to American 2-row) add anything noticeable to the final