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Posted in thread: The Pious - Westvleteren 12 style quad - multiple on 07-22-2014 at 06:07 PM
Lots of factors can affect that, one being boil time and the boil off. While the sugars in the
kettle will remain the same, the liquid content will concentrate the ratio of sugars to liquid.
Just one ...
Posted in thread: Hop Rocket on 07-02-2014 at 02:36 AM
The coolest hop rocket use involves the recently released RIMS accessory - you can use your hop
rocket to go electric! I am already electric, but that accessory is very affordable and
Posted in thread: Hop Rocket on 07-01-2014 at 03:26 PM
I have a hop rocket and it works very well. I added quick disconnects and run hoses from my
pump to the hop rocket and from the hop rocket to the heat exchanger. It doesn't clog or leak.
It cleans eas...
Posted in thread: The Pious - Westvleteren 12 style quad - multiple on 06-09-2014 at 05:34 PM
On their tour they say it's their own house strain. Might be Chimay based, but since they're
owned by Duvel, but since they were brewing and distributing before Duvel bought them it could
be a differe...
Posted in thread: The Pious - Westvleteren 12 style quad - multiple on 06-09-2014 at 01:16 PM
I think 3 philosophers uses Chimay strain. That is what my palate says...Sent from my iPhone
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Posted in thread: Using Bru'n Water to determine how to modify home water - help? on 06-04-2014 at 05:35 PM
I read "Water" (note from Martin Brungard included!) and enjoyed it. I used Martin's
spreadsheet to arrive at the appropriate quantities of gypsum and calcium chloride to add to
bring water profile to...
Posted in thread: Using Bru'n Water to determine how to modify home water - help? on 05-31-2014 at 04:30 PM
Martin, thanks again for sharing your spreadsheet. I contributed via paypal this morning. My
IPA was markedly better than in the past because of your help.
Posted in thread: The Pious - Westvleteren 12 style quad - multiple on 05-16-2014 at 11:16 PM
There is a lot of bottling questions on this thread lately which is perfect timing for me! I
brewed the single malt recipe on CSI's website and I am ready to bottle it. What is the proper
level of car...
Posted in thread: Thornbridge Jaipur IPA - yeast? Hops? on 05-05-2014 at 01:43 PM
Brewed a Jaipur attempt 9 days ago - was down to 1.012 from 1.055 2 days ago and still
moderately active blowoff (San Diego Super Yeast.) I added calcium chloride and gypsum to
increase the very low a...
Posted in thread: Bottle Priming on 05-04-2014 at 12:26 PM
Using a bottling bucket won't ruin or otherwise lessen aroma or head retention. Head is formed
by dissolved proteins in the beer,but driven by carbonation after pouring it into a
glass.Thanks for your...