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Posted in thread: I completely underestimated role of oxygen on 11-26-2014 at 10:46 PM
How many of you are still using your O2 setups regularly?I use it every time and am convinced
that it makes big difference.
Posted in thread: Westvleteren 12 Clone - Multiple Award Winner on 11-24-2014 at 01:33 PM
Use the pale!Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Westvleteren 12 Clone - Multiple Award Winner on 11-13-2014 at 09:51 PM
You can malt your own barley, culture your own yeast, grow your own hops, too.CSI makes
excellent product - if you are going to buy what he makes then I think you will be buying the
best available. Th...
Posted in thread: The Pious - Westvleteren 12 style quad - multiple on 11-06-2014 at 10:33 PM
First off I oak in glass with cubes. You can add the oak near the end of the secondary just
before bottling/kegging or add less oak for the entire duration of the secondary.So you cut the
old barrels ...
Posted in thread: The Pious - Westvleteren 12 style quad - multiple on 11-06-2014 at 10:21 PM
I just caught this. Right on! I am glad to see you changed your mind since March of this year -
I am looking forward to the results. My next batch I intend to oak in both new medium toast and
Posted in thread: The Pious - Westvleteren 12 style quad - multiple on 11-01-2014 at 12:27 PM
This is a treatable stall in gravity. In most instances it is due to yeast exhaustion.With a
high ABV and oxygen depletion re-pitching using a super-oxygenated yeast will work. You can use
Posted in thread: The Pious - Westvleteren 12 style quad - multiple on 10-31-2014 at 03:11 PM
I find getting this to at least 1.016 is pretty important - 1.012 or 1.010 is better still.
Otherwise the sweetness remaining is too much for what is otherwise a perfectly balanced
beer.Most of my bee...
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...