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Posted in thread: How to Measure Mash pH on BrewEasy system? on 03-11-2015 at 06:55 PM
I'm heading down the rabbit hole that is water chemistry, and I think some things are finally
starting to click, but I'm not sure when to measure the mash pH using my BrewEasy system. Since
it uses th...
Posted in thread: Blichmann BrewEasy on 01-22-2015 at 11:29 PM
"Something that was brought up earlier but it was never resolved regarding the use of the
orifice... There seems to be some relation to the flow capacity and efficiency, as well as
getting mash temper...
Posted in thread: Help with AG Dead Ringer clone - no hop aroma on 03-20-2014 at 05:38 PM
mbeall,I don't recall if I tasted it before the dry hopping. I did dry hop in the primary. My
hops were 2013 crop purchased from a hop farm on ebay. I'd be really surprised if NB was
sending out old h...
Posted in thread: Help with AG Dead Ringer clone - no hop aroma on 03-19-2014 at 08:52 PM
I brewed the same recipe, but I did two 3-day dry hops with .8 oz Centennial each. 2 week
primary, then 6 days of dry hopping, and it's been in the keg for about 10 days, and it has a
crazy amount of ...
Posted in thread: False Bottom Stuck Sparge on 03-15-2014 at 02:01 AM
I had a couple batches that stuck with the braid, which is why I got a false bottom. Well, that
obviously didn't work for me, so after researching manifolds, braids, bazookas, and false
bottoms, I wen...
Posted in thread: False Bottom Stuck Sparge on 03-14-2014 at 07:50 PM
I went back to using a ss braid since I batch sparge.When I was trying think of a way to mod
the cooler, the best idea I came up with was to drill a hole(s) in the bottom of the exterior,
and try to g...
Posted in thread: False Bottom Stuck Sparge on 03-12-2014 at 03:36 PM
I have a 10 gal Rubbermaid cooler, and on mine the bottom of the cooler "domes up" when I put
hot water in it, and completely seals the false bottom fitting to it. Maybe put some hot water
in it and s...
Posted in thread: British Pale Ale Malt =Maris Otter? on 07-13-2013 at 01:41 AM
Good to know the MO would be fine...doesn't sound like I can go wrong either way! I guess I
just need to pick one, and go with it
Posted in thread: British Pale Ale Malt =Maris Otter? on 07-12-2013 at 10:54 PM
I was planning on brewing Yooper's 'Hoppy American Amber or Malty American Pale Ale?', but the
LHBS didn't have any Golden Naked Oats, so I reverted back to just doing Jamil's West Coast
Posted in thread: Best cheap mash paddle?? on 07-01-2013 at 08:30 PM
I started with the plastic paddle shown earlier in the thread. It was ok. Then, I got one of
the 24" whisks. WAY better!