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Posted in thread: Exploring "no chill" brewing on 06-05-2012 at 06:39 AM
I have been almost exclusively doing no-chill for all my batches. Unless there is some sort of
external factor forcing me to chill right after brewing I always leave it overnight. Needless
to say I ha...
Posted in thread: Oat ale and a couple of sources on 06-03-2012 at 04:09 AM
Did anyone give this a go?A couple of Aussies (including myself) have been interested in an all
oat beer. I bottled mine yesterday.Varying success, recipes and mash schedules and some great
Posted in thread: Exploring "no chill" brewing on 02-04-2012 at 07:29 AM
awesome, thanks! :D also, how does everyone clean their winpacks out? i rinse them a few times
with hot water, then fill with oxyclean and hot water solution and leave them till i'm ready to
Posted in thread: Exploring "no chill" brewing on 02-04-2012 at 04:23 AM
houston... we have a problem... so i've been having this problem with a "plastic" taste in my
beers. so i bought water, swapped to new tubing, still no go, till i cleaned out my cube and
noticed a sme...
Posted in thread: brew in bag on 11-14-2011 at 12:59 AM
Posted in thread: Exploring "no chill" brewing on 11-13-2011 at 10:01 AM
I recently brewed 2 ales 'no chill' style just so I could weigh-in. Taste wise they are fine
but they have a definite haze now. I found the time savings/ease of brewing benefeit to be very
minimal if ...
Posted in thread: Exploring "no chill" brewing on 11-09-2011 at 10:25 PM
I can't remember if a previous post of mine actually linked this or just referred to it so
sorry if this is a repeat.For those trying to get a good amount of aroma into their no-chilled
beers, this is...
Posted in thread: Phenol Taste on 11-07-2011 at 12:52 AM
Very old post but worth clarifying:You are right - directly mixing bleach and vinegar will give
off toxic gases and is a bad idea. What I'm referring to is diluting bleach with water, then
Posted in thread: The Extract "twang" - what is it? on 11-06-2011 at 01:46 AM
Prehopped kit tins suffer from 'twang' too, so I'm not convinced about the double
boil.Freshness of extract and yeast health seem to be the biggest contributors in extracts I
taste that I can pick as ...
Posted in thread: Hi from Melbourne, Australia on 11-06-2011 at 01:46 AM
Hi azbrew.There's a few brewclubs around melbourne. Depends which suburb you are in as to which
one would suit - worthogs is out towards northern suburbs, westgate for the western suburbs,