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Posted in thread: 757 Home Brewers on 02-24-2014 at 07:58 PM
I'm pretty sure I've been a victim of a fusel alcohol infestation lol my beer causes instant
headaches.Sent from my iPhone using Home BrewEspecially after 24 of them :mug:I'm also Va
Beach-what's up w...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2014 Big Giveaway on 02-13-2014 at 01:43 AM
Posted in thread: Yeast Washing Illustrated on 02-09-2014 at 08:31 PM
After much reading, one thing i learned was not to harvest yeast form high gravity beers. I
harvested wlp002 OG1.066 FG 1.010. Should I just throw this away?
Posted in thread: Cyser question on 02-09-2014 at 08:04 PM
I made this Cyser a little over a year ago. I am still enjoying it, and time has been very good
to it. The taste is bitter apple and it has a nice "tingle" to it. I have to warn everyone who
Posted in thread: Yeast Washing Illustrated on 02-06-2014 at 08:30 PM
Not sure if you clicked on those links to rinsing articles, but the fact that rinsing washes
away something like 90% of the yeast... that's all I had to hear.I did, and no rinse is so much
easier as a...
Posted in thread: Yeast Washing Illustrated on 02-06-2014 at 08:15 PM
This post was started to demonstrate how to rinse yeast, and ends with why you shouldn't.
What's a brewer to do :-)
Posted in thread: Yeast Washing Illustrated on 02-06-2014 at 10:58 AM
Simply rack you beer off the cake, leaving just a bit of beer behind to swirl up the yeast.
Pour that slurry into 2 or 3 large mason jars (sanitized of course). Pop'em in the fridge and
be done with ...
Posted in thread: Yeast Washing Illustrated on 02-05-2014 at 08:11 PM
Matt, you're making my brain hurt. LOL. I just wanted to dump jars in my wort :-), I'll look
this over, but the measuring seems a little daunting to me. I guess I have more homework to
Posted in thread: Yeast Washing Illustrated on 02-05-2014 at 01:49 AM
Matt, I rinsed it according to the original post. However, I split the batch in thirds rather
than fourths. I'm going for a 1.075 OG.
Posted in thread: Yeast Washing Illustrated on 02-04-2014 at 05:29 PM
[QUOTE=mtnagel;5879929]What's the difference between 2 and 3?] I was reading from several
sources and it seemed like a good average. I guess the difference (other than 7 days) is there
has to be a cut...