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Posted in thread: What is causing this off flavor? on 08-10-2015 at 11:12 PM
Thanks everyone. I recently replaced all the lines and the taps are brand new. This is my first
use of the taps (forward sealing flow control perlicks). But i was getting it before the
changes as well...
Posted in thread: What is causing this off flavor? on 08-10-2015 at 06:37 AM
I have been having a persistent off flavor in many of my beers and I could use some thoughts on
what is causing it. It's a very subtle stale, fruity, almost dishrag like flavor. its very
subtle. The b...
Posted in thread: New Zealand Brewers on 07-22-2015 at 12:06 AM
Posted in thread: Should I age my Barleywine in a carboy or keg? on 07-04-2015 at 04:57 AM
Keg it if you can manage to have it tied up for as long as you want to age it. It'll reduce the
risk of oxidation and after you age it, you could jump it over to a fresh keg to get it off the
Posted in thread: Should I age my Barleywine in a carboy or keg? on 07-03-2015 at 07:30 AM
I recently brewed a barleywine and it fermented fairly quickly. I fermented at just 65 degrees
with Nottingham but it had reached terminal gravity in about a week, and after three weeks it's
Posted in thread: New Zealand Brewers on 07-02-2015 at 09:01 PM
Oh and in other exciting news I made my first sour beer. Pitched some dodgy old harvested yeast
that had a pellicle on top of it. Disgusting plasticy flavour at first but now it is getting
quite sour ...
Posted in thread: Would this work for a fermenter? on 06-09-2015 at 09:46 PM
Hi all,I'm looking for a large fermenter of at least 200L, which are ridiculously expensive in
New Zealand. But I cam across these food grade plastic barrels that people typically use for
things like ...
Posted in thread: New Zealand Brewers on 06-09-2015 at 01:30 AM
I can't seem to find anything out there for that low of a price. was the closest I knew of
and they do ship internationally. But it looks like their prices recently went up. A month or
two ago they ...
Posted in thread: New Zealand Brewers on 06-05-2015 at 01:39 AM
After reading probably 20 different pages in various forums, this is the most concise and easy
to understand answer. Thanks heaps man :mug:Happy I could help :-)
Posted in thread: New Zealand Brewers on 06-05-2015 at 12:19 AM
You don't need to warm the beer up. It won't hurt anything but it's not necessary. I bottle
cold with no issues. The reason those calculators ask for temp is because the colder the beer
ferments, the ...