Last Activity:09-17-2014 6:30 PM
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Posted in thread: Ss Brewing Technologies "That's a ton of Stuff!" Giveaway on 09-08-2014 at 04:47 PM
Posted in thread: White labs flex cell on 09-08-2014 at 12:45 AM
But why? The package of WLP001 that they show says to direct pitch unless the gravity is over
1.070 or the yeast is beyond it's date, then make a starter.It also says to pitch at 70, in
effect making ...
Posted in thread: Relative Noob from VA on 09-01-2014 at 02:16 AM
If you are near Fredericksburg check out the classes at thebrewshop.biz.
Posted in thread: Forgot the Maltodextrin on 08-14-2014 at 01:36 PM
You can add maltodextrin at any time in the process. Mix with enough water to dissolve, boil
Posted in thread: First Brew Day Advice? on 08-08-2014 at 04:39 PM
Here are some helpful hints for your first brew:Boiling - If steeping grain, do not go above
170°. 160° is better. - Remove the pot from the heat before adding the fermentables -Watch for
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5gal Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 08-04-2014 at 06:22 PM
I'd love this.
Posted in thread: beer line mystery! on 07-18-2014 at 04:55 PM
You may be simply experiencing Carbonic Bite from your freshly carbed beer. It can have that
"metallic" taste. It goes away after a week conditioning in the keezer. But... you should also
get it from ...
Posted in thread: Question on original gravity on 07-18-2014 at 11:27 AM
How did you sparge? How long did it take?
Posted in thread: Backup Co2 tank on 07-16-2014 at 11:08 PM
I have a backup as well. Gas is never available when you really need it.
Posted in thread: Breaking down benzaldehyde. on 07-16-2014 at 01:26 PM
I don't think I am getting o2 pickup as wort is not aerated at any point. Even my whirlpool
barely disturbs the surface (the tangential inlet is only a few inches above the outlet). Even
if it had, it...