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Posted in thread: Checking Final Gravity out of the tap? on 07-11-2013 at 09:55 PM
I've done it a few times as well, before it's carbed up. As mentioned you just need to get it
back up to temp.
Posted in thread: Would You Drink This IPA? on 07-11-2013 at 05:40 PM
Nix the carapils and you've pretty much got my house IPA recipe. Jumble the hops around too, I
usually do 1oz at 15, 10, 5, 0. 1oz of some high Alpha hop at FWH/60 (I've currently got a lot
of Magnum ...
Posted in thread: Don't be afraid to think outside the box on 06-05-2013 at 07:24 AM
Worked like a champ, swapping ice bottles every day kept it at 65 even with our 90* weekend
sitting in my kitchen. Punched a hole opposite the "drain" and could pour it gently straight
into the bottli...
Posted in thread: Don't be afraid to think outside the box on 05-24-2013 at 06:13 AM
You don't need a super fancy fermentation fridge and cooling system in place (although, I do)
to ferment beer in. I've got a couple guys at work just getting into brewing who are getting
Posted in thread: Carboy doesn't fit in a 5 Cu. Ft. chest freezer on 03-14-2013 at 04:42 PM
I have two carboys in a 7cu ft chest freezer and have to use a blowoff tubes, airlocks are too
tall. Not a big deal at all.
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 02-11-2013 at 03:10 AM
8 drops of fermcap and 26 hours later.
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 02-10-2013 at 07:10 PM
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Posted in thread: Motueka pairing in a pale ale other than cascade on 02-05-2013 at 07:10 PM
I've used it with Centennial and liked it a lot.
Posted in thread: 98% efficiency. Is this possible? on 02-04-2013 at 08:46 PM
I'm a glass half full kind of guy and think you're just a rockstar. Screw science!
Posted in thread: Consistently low efficiency on 01-30-2013 at 04:44 PM
My biggest increase in efficiency was realizing I wasn't stirring enough. I had bought a grain
mill, tightened it up and was still getting around 70%, not much better than at my LHBS mill.