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Posted in thread: Fly Sparge: To stir, or not to stir on 11-05-2013 at 09:52 PM
I've never stirred during my mash but I do stir when conversion has completed and just before
vorlauf. Then I let everything settle down and fly sparge for about an hour without disturbing
the grain b...
Posted in thread: what dme do you use for your starters? on 10-31-2013 at 10:32 PM
I use the John Palmer technique, so it doesn't matter.-Make the starter (1/2c DME per pint of
H2O)-stir plate for at least 36 hours-cool the starter in the fridge for about 30 minutes so
the yeast flo...
Posted in thread: what dme do you use for your starters? on 10-31-2013 at 09:51 PM
I've been using extra light so as not to contribute flavor or color.Do you use something
different?Do you change based on what you're brewing?Cheers
Posted in thread: tangerine instead of orange peel on 10-29-2013 at 07:20 PM
And the wheat is what I'd add it to myself. But this recipe is described as a lighter version
of a dubbel.
Posted in thread: tangerine instead of orange peel on 10-29-2013 at 02:36 PM
I'm brewing up northern brewers le petite orange and they say that you can add orange peel and
coriander in the boil. It's optional. Has anybody else made it?First should I add it? Secondly,
Posted in thread: carbonation issues on 10-22-2013 at 09:08 PM
I always thought that was the case but it always seems better after pulling a few gallons off
in my opinion.
Posted in thread: carbonation issues on 10-22-2013 at 06:41 PM
Posted in thread: carbonation issues on 10-21-2013 at 03:32 AM
Posted in thread: carbonation issues on 10-21-2013 at 03:31 AM
I've been letting for almost a year now. I have 3 taps in my kegerator and love it.My question
is for those that keg. Does it seem as though the beer gets better carbonation after a lot of
beer has al...
Posted in thread: brew dogs system on 10-03-2013 at 08:10 PM
Thanks for the link that system looks great. My lhbs has one but it's pricey. We could do it
much cheaper and with free scrap steel