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Posted in thread: Braggot recipe help! on 01-20-2017 at 04:59 PM
Here's a blast from the past...A study dated from 1924 on the diets of rats supplemented with
raw wort and fermented beer. The study basically found out wort was loaded with B vitamins and
the rats ga...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 01-15-2017 at 09:41 AM
4) 10) Faster heating. I have easily accessible 20amp outlets which could handle 2000 watt
elements, wish they gave us that option or the ability to use both the 400 and 1600 elements at
the same time...
Posted in thread: Yooper's Oatmeal Stout on 01-14-2017 at 06:40 AM
Shoot, I took northern brewer's word for it that the "Briess Black Malt" was the same as the
black barley. What i think i got was black patent malt. So i used 8 ounces of it by accident.
Is there anyt...
Posted in thread: Critique Red Rye IPA on 01-12-2017 at 09:43 PM
To be honest i think i would swap out some of those hops unless you are trying to use some up.
I think most of them have pretty low oil levels and are better for lagers.
Posted in thread: Year old all grain kit. Still ok to brew? on 01-12-2017 at 09:34 PM
i have just used up some 5 year old grain that was stored in a very nice air tight container
and it kicked out a very nice brew. It wasn't crushed though.
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 01-12-2017 at 12:41 AM
Yeah, it must be a new iteration of the chiller that shipped with V3 (new controller elsewhere
but Can& US) Here is a pic from a New Zealand vendor...not sure the tube benefits...384153Im
Posted in thread: Don't do a 30 min boil on 01-11-2017 at 08:50 PM
I was just forced into a 30 minuted boil because i double charged my "60" minute hop addition
with CTZ when brewing up the wry smile rye ipa and realized it after i did it. I don't forsee
any DMS poki...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 01-11-2017 at 03:20 AM
[QUOTE=MilwaukeeBrewGuy;7834025][*]I wish the chiller hose that connects to the pump was a
little bit longer. I had a boilover when it was sitting on the grainfather and had nowhere to
put itI have an...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 01-11-2017 at 03:11 AM
Yep it all looks current. I think there was some confusion and part of it may have been caused
by me. Yes, there was version 1, but that was only released to the blokes across the pond.
Version 2 is w...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 01-09-2017 at 08:41 PM
Just got a GF for xmas and can't wait to try it out - one point of concern is that mine does
not have the GF logo stamped into the top of the unit - see pic below - is this something that
was missed o...