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Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 09-12-2013 at 01:15 AM
Nothing! Pulled the handle and American Stout filled my glass.(nice that beer gave me the day
Posted in thread: American Stout Mashed on top of IPA Mash on 07-23-2013 at 05:39 PM
Thanks for the advice. I ended up brewing the two batches on separate days.The main reason I
chickened out was actually the temp this weekend (it was 100F).I fermented in a mini-fridge
that only holds...
Posted in thread: American Stout Mashed on top of IPA Mash on 07-14-2013 at 11:35 PM
One other concern is the grain absorption....Leaving the first 13.5 pounds of grain in the tun
(the spent grains from the first batch) will hold and additional 1.75 gallons of wort.(13.5
pounds x .13 ...
Posted in thread: American Stout Mashed on top of IPA Mash on 07-14-2013 at 02:46 PM
Hey All-For my next brew day I was planning a double brew day: IPA and American Stout. That got
me to thinking.... My mash efficiency is never super high and I leave some fermentables behind.
Also, I ...
Posted in thread: Forgot to add the crystal 75.. options? on 06-29-2013 at 12:52 AM
based on that limited info.....i wouldnt try to fix it. any recipe i can think of will still
make a decent beer without crystal75.it may not be what you intended but it will be beer.
Posted in thread: help beer isnt flowing on 06-17-2013 at 01:46 AM
steve50- What was did it turn out to be?
Posted in thread: Copper Hop Sock (version of the Hop Spider) on 06-12-2013 at 03:08 AM
I use 1 gallon paint strainer bags from Home Depot (that is what is in the photos).I can't
speak to the safety.
Posted in thread: Blending beers to fix overly sweet beer on 05-29-2013 at 01:07 AM
i know that Jamil would dump a batch because he wants repeatability but as we speak I am
drinking a blend of doppelbock and IPA..... it tastes just like many double IPAs!i have these
two beers on tap ...
Posted in thread: help beer isnt flowing on 05-25-2013 at 01:11 AM
when this happened to me it was the poppet in the ball lock fitting of the keg. i figured that
out because the keg would not dispense on any tap or even the picnic cobra tap.YMMV. there can
Posted in thread: mash time on 05-10-2013 at 12:03 AM
So as I make the jump to partial mash and all grain, I have been doing dome research and it
appears that the mashing times vary quite a but from one source to another, I.e. dome say 45
min some say 60...