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Posted in thread: Used whirlfloc with disasterous results. on 11-24-2013 at 02:47 AM
Ok, so it sounds like it'll settle in the fermenter and not the kettle. I thought it'd settle
everything out in the kettle and I was gonna rack off clear wort. Guess I'll see how it works
later, but m...
Posted in thread: Bud Light Platinum math on 11-23-2013 at 04:54 AM
Yeah I thought ethanol had 7cal/g where-as protein and carbs have 4cal/g.
Posted in thread: Used whirlfloc with disasterous results. on 11-23-2013 at 04:50 AM
So I tried whirlfloc for the first time tonight. I do partial mashes on the stove (BIAB).
Tonight I used 8lbs of grain and 7lbs of DME. I mashed in kettle one (2.5gal) and sparged in
kettle two (1.75g...
Posted in thread: Bud Light Platinum math on 11-22-2013 at 02:44 AM
Thanks for adding this. Also, HFCS? Gah! There's enough of it in everything else, it doesn't
belong in beer!It's just a sugar. The yeast eat it and convert it to ethanol, so it's not like
Posted in thread: Can I brew today? Incomplete starter. on 10-24-2013 at 02:53 AM
The WLP099 brought it down to 1.006 for an apparent attenuation of 90%, actual 73% according to
pint.com.auThe bad news is it doesn't have as much flavor as I would have hoped, which might be
Posted in thread: recipe using light pilsen dme? on 10-14-2013 at 06:52 PM
Gravity points are no indication of fermentability. Lactose adds points and is not fermentable.
Posted in thread: recipe using light pilsen dme? on 10-13-2013 at 11:08 PM
Pilsen is more fermentable than golden light DME? I figured they'd be the same.
Posted in thread: recipe using light pilsen dme? on 10-13-2013 at 02:06 AM
Old thread I know, but it seems unnecessary to make a new thread.Will there be a flavor
difference between Pilsen and golden light DME for use in a barleywine or imperial stout?
Posted in thread: Double-W Imperial Stout on 10-04-2013 at 03:51 AM
Dry hopping then letting it age 1yr seems somewhat wasteful only because you'll lose quite a
bit of beer if you use enough ounces of hops to make a difference. IMO, anything dry hopped
should be drank...
Posted in thread: Manhattan Lhbs kind of on 10-02-2013 at 04:52 AM
He said they could likely order them, but if not, they can order enough smaller bags of DME to