Last Activity:04-15-2014 8:03 AM
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Posted in thread: No More Reconditioned Kegs? on 04-17-2014 at 01:40 AM
My two cents - I am new to kegging and just picked up 4 pin locks from Adventures in
Homebrewing for $140. Only +$17 or so to ship. All look pretty decent and all still had
pressure when I received th...
Posted in thread: First AG Brew day - Dr Who Hearted Ale on 04-15-2014 at 01:14 AM
Looks really good!Check your expected OG using brewing sI would not use Denny's Favorite for
this beer. According to everything I read, Bell's ferments pretty dry in order to get to the
ABV (7.2%, I b...
Posted in thread: Iodine Test Question on 04-12-2014 at 02:20 PM
Thankk you Yooper.
Posted in thread: any one tried Belma hops? on 04-12-2014 at 02:04 PM
What I would do differently if I brewed an all Belma again:I used approx. 82% 2-row, 12% Munich
(light) and 6% C-40. I'd drop the C-40 to C-20 and lower it to about 3% and switch the Munich
Posted in thread: Early Morning Brews on 04-12-2014 at 01:26 PM
Burner on at 6:15 am this morning for my first early morning brew.
Posted in thread: Iodine Test Question on 04-12-2014 at 01:21 PM
I did an iodine test after a 60 minute mash. The liquid part of the mash was good - no color
change. My brew house efficiency is only in the neighborhood of 67%. So, I separated tested
some pieces of ...
Posted in thread: Scotch Ale Fermentation Temp. on 04-12-2014 at 03:09 AM
Thank you for the replies.
Posted in thread: Scotch Ale Fermentation Temp. on 04-12-2014 at 02:43 AM
Brewing up a Scotch/Scottish Ale tomorrow morning. I say Scotch/Scottish because the OG is
expected to be 1.066, somewhat between an 80 shilling and a Wee Heavy. Mashing at 154. Using
Wyeast 1728, Sco...
Posted in thread: any one tried Belma hops? on 04-12-2014 at 02:32 AM
I brewed an all Belma APA/IPA. HUGE stawberry flavor for me. Eventually, mellowed and I enjoyed
it. But, I have no plans to use any more. Your results may vary.
Posted in thread: Hardware for Pin v Ball Lock on 04-11-2014 at 01:40 AM
Thanks for the quick replies.