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Posted in thread: Do You Guys Have Beer Daily, Or Am I A Drunk ? on 03-07-2014 at 04:39 PM
How else will you get through 3 kegs on tap if you don't have at least 1 a day??
Posted in thread: Yeast starter help again on 03-06-2014 at 03:06 AM
After your first starter is done fermenting, cold crash the yeast at ~ 45F for 24 hours. This
will cause all the yeast to drop out of suspension. You can then easily pour off the wort.
Leave the flask...
Posted in thread: Taking gravities on 03-05-2014 at 11:47 PM
Another refractometer convert here. After many brews pulling samples and waiting for it to
chill only to worry about missed gravities, I spent $30 on a ATC model. There are a ton of
calculators to hel...
Posted in thread: Maris Otter/Simcoe Smash Ale on 03-03-2014 at 08:43 PM
glad I saw this tread. I'm doing the same brew on Saturday and I've spent way too long changing
around my hop schedule. I'm going with 1028 for yeast though. good luck with your brew.
Posted in thread: Cyser help on 02-28-2014 at 01:48 PM
Seems I'll be waiting. I thought the weaker gravity would allow it to clear quicker. Sent from
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Posted in thread: Cyser help on 02-27-2014 at 02:34 PM
OG was around 1.070. My sheet is at home. I did not take another hydrometer reading when I
racked as i didn't want to lose more to the sample. Can cyser sit on 71B for longer than a
month? I thought o...
Posted in thread: Cyser help on 02-27-2014 at 01:25 PM
I made a 3G batch of cyser with 5 pounds honey and then filled the Carboy with cold pasteurized
cider. I pitched 71b and did fermK on days 1 and 4. I racked after 35 days. It was still giving
Posted in thread: SMaSH Recipes on 02-26-2014 at 12:43 AM
My (marris) Otter Citra SMaSH turned out very well. Fantastic head retention. Good fruity
armona, biscuit notes. Did get some diacetyl flavors, but easily enough to correct for next
Posted in thread: Questions on upright freezer ferm chamber on 02-18-2014 at 02:59 AM
I got a quasi-deal on a Kenmore upright freezer to use as ferm chamber. It's pretty banged up
and has some scratches but supposedly was only a floor model. Here is the id tag. 180195My
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2014 Big Giveaway on 02-16-2014 at 12:21 PM
Please add me to the contest. Thanks all.