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Posted in thread: Yooper's Oatmeal Stout on 02-08-2016 at 03:10 PM
I am planning on bottling this weekend or next. That will give 2-3 weeks in primary. I used
Mangrove Jack's M07 British Ale yeast, and seriously, this has been the most aggressive/active
Posted in thread: Yooper's Oatmeal Stout on 02-04-2016 at 07:35 PM
Yea, the guy at my LHBS did Coffee Malt rather than the pale chocolate. I'm hoping it was a
Posted in thread: Reflections On My 2nd All Grain Brew on 02-04-2016 at 07:27 PM
This is all great advice, thank you everyone.
Posted in thread: Reflections On My 2nd All Grain Brew on 02-04-2016 at 01:17 PM
Mid-mash and pre-runoff stirring also helped me to increase my mash efficiencies by about
4-5%.This is something I have not been doing that has been suggested a couple times. I assumed
that if I opene...
Posted in thread: Reflections On My 2nd All Grain Brew on 02-04-2016 at 01:16 PM
So if the recipe target is 1.075 at 75%, you enter your expected d efficiency of 65%. With the
same ingredients that will.drop your gravity below target. If you want to be true to recipe,
you need to ...
Posted in thread: Reflections On My 2nd All Grain Brew on 02-04-2016 at 12:45 PM
I am confused. Did you miss your target gravity or your target efficiency? Your target gravity
was 1.050 at 75% efficiency but you ended up at 1.040 with 65% efficiency? As unviewtiful
suggests, to me...
Posted in thread: Reflections On My 2nd All Grain Brew on 02-04-2016 at 12:43 PM
What some of us are saying is that we heat the water much higher than 11 degrees warmer. I add
my strike water at 175-180 degree water to my cooler (when I use a cooler). The cooler "sucks"
out a ton ...
Posted in thread: Reflections On My 2nd All Grain Brew on 02-03-2016 at 01:11 PM
Just a quick response to all the advice:-I do preheat my mash tun, and I heat my strike water
about 11 degrees higher than my desired mash temp. By the time I add the strike water and then
add the gra...
Posted in thread: Reflections On My 2nd All Grain Brew on 02-01-2016 at 09:35 PM
I apologize for the long, rambling post, but I have a few reflections on Saturday's brew
day..my 2nd all grain brew. Things definitely went smoother this time. I worried a lot less and
just went with ...
Posted in thread: Cheap & Easy 10 Gallon Rubbermaid MLT Conversion on 02-01-2016 at 12:37 PM
Just saw on here where the stainless steel hose clamps were getting corroded which is why I was
thinking about doing it. Other than that, what type of hosing are people using from the barb on