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Posted in thread: Saflager W-34/70 Fermentation Temp on 07-29-2015 at 07:48 PM
You mean a 21 day D-rest or for just a few days and then lager for 21 days?I have allowed my
lagers to d-rest by raising the temperature gradually over a few days to 70*f - 72*f and
letting them rest ...
Posted in thread: Saflager W-34/70 Fermentation Temp on 07-29-2015 at 06:56 PM
I'm at 55 degrees and on the third day of fermentation since pitching. Think its worth taking
it down maybe 2 or 3 degrees?DavidI wouldn't. You could very well stall it. Any flavors
associated with fe...
Posted in thread: Saflager W-34/70 Fermentation Temp on 07-28-2015 at 10:34 PM
I am doing a lager for the first time in a very long time and chose Saflager W-34/70. I have
been reading peoples posts about fermenting this in the low to below 50's but the spec sheet
says "ideally ...
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Posted in thread: OFFICIAL Kate the Great Russian Imperial Stout Clone on 07-16-2015 at 09:10 AM
Thanks guys! Can you point me to any guidance as to how much yeast to use, and the process? Do
I stir it into the bottling bucket along with my dextrose? Or add a little to each
bottle?Re-hydrate 1 pa...
Posted in thread: Looking for thoughts on Sierra Nevada - Blindfold on 07-15-2015 at 09:16 AM
Thanks for the input. I'll work on a recipe based on your comments and see what I can up with.
The taste of the Blindfold had a good roast flavor so I'll probably mash for the full time.
Posted in thread: OFFICIAL Kate the Great Russian Imperial Stout Clone on 07-15-2015 at 09:14 AM
The other question asked that I have not seen a response to, is if anyone is finding the need
to put more yeast in at bottling time after a lengthy secondary?I used Lavlin EC-1118 at
Posted in thread: Looking for thoughts on Sierra Nevada - Blindfold on 07-13-2015 at 10:55 PM
Anyone tried it? Any ideas on a recipe.Had a few this past weekend. Tastes allot like a stout
but dryer and hoppier. Would really like to build something close. Any ideas?Sierra Nevada's
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