Last Activity:12-26-2014 11:12 AM
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Posted in thread: electric set-up w/ decoction brewing on 12-23-2014 at 12:28 AM
I had the same interest. While I was converting to electric, I added a separate propane burner
at the end of the brewing line. I wanted it so I could easily extract from the mash for
Posted in thread: How often do you drink? on 12-23-2014 at 12:14 AM
However often i need to consume 45 gals beer a year..1.315 beers per day average....I'm
probably double that.
Posted in thread: Built my BIAB Hoist on 12-23-2014 at 12:11 AM
Given how much overkill I think this build is, I'd HATE to see what you'd come up with!! :)Nice
build!!It would be ridiculous if I went all out. This one is pretty massive for what it does. I
tend to ...
Posted in thread: Built my BIAB Hoist on 12-22-2014 at 05:00 PM
Nothing connecting those bottom legs together? I'd be paranoid about it wishbone-snapping in
Posted in thread: Blueberry Vanilla Porter turned Wine on 12-21-2014 at 08:09 PM
Strain the mold out and bottle it.
Posted in thread: mash tun manifold **pics** (almost finished) on 12-21-2014 at 08:05 PM
If you're batch sparging, why not just use a stainless braid? I've never had a stuck sparge
even with 50% wheat. I get standard grain absorption amounts but only lose a cup or so of wort
to my mash tu...
Posted in thread: how are extract kits made? on 12-21-2014 at 07:52 PM
Special equipment. Vacuum boilers and spray dryers. You can't make your own very easily or
Posted in thread: Mash tun insulated "jacket" idea for gravity system on 12-21-2014 at 07:42 PM
If you build it so it is split in half vertically and give it hinges, it could wrap around the
kettle and you won't have to lift the kettle to insulate/uninsulate it. You could leave the
bottom open f...
Posted in thread: Apfelbier & Ghetto apartment BIAB lift on 12-21-2014 at 07:23 PM
I concocted an Apfelbier recipe and brewed it yesterday. Recipe below.I used my voile bag for
mashing in my 10 gal brew kettle. Last time I brewed, I realized that I really needed a way to
lift and ho...
Posted in thread: What craft beer do you secretly despise? on 12-17-2014 at 09:26 AM
All of them because they're so expensive, but I want to try them all...Which led to the brewing