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Posted in thread: Should I rack barleywine? on 09-12-2016 at 04:39 AM
I'd leave it. A key flavor reason for racking is a fear of dying yeast giving off-flavors. This
simply isn't a big worry in homebrewing due to the lack of head-pressure meaning the yeast
Posted in thread: Let's see your furry brew buddy! on 08-22-2016 at 02:40 AM
367262367263My brew buddies. Took the one on the grounds pic today.
Posted in thread: Dang wasp fell in my cooled wort. on 08-22-2016 at 02:25 AM
All went well with the pasteurization. Got my belle saison and s-33 rehydrated and pitched into
two 4.25 gal batches.
Posted in thread: Dang wasp fell in my cooled wort. on 08-22-2016 at 12:17 AM
Just finished ... or so I thought, my brew day. Have 2 fermenters sanitized and ready, went out
to retrieve my cooled wort. Shut off the water to the chiller and boom there is a wasp swimming
Posted in thread: Black IPA on 06-07-2016 at 11:58 AM
Double_D & hottpeper13's comments are dead on. I would add 2 things, for malt richness
Victory/Biscuit or Amber malt at 6-12 oz per 5 gallons depending on what you want helps to
accentuate malt charac...
Posted in thread: How cold is too cold? on 06-07-2016 at 12:22 AM
Dude, adjust the temp up and crack the door/lid to allow it to warm up with a quickness!
Freezing ice is literally strong enough to crush steel ships, your kegs, fittings, etc are no
match and are gon...
Posted in thread: Pale crystal malt question on 05-13-2016 at 05:42 PM
So I've made 3 AG brews previously however this is the first I've attempted this year. I was
aiming for 3kg of marris otter and I've got 6 varieties of hops in the freezer so was just
going to pick a ...
Posted in thread: New post a picture of your pint on 05-09-2016 at 03:39 PM
Jack the Sipper esb from Southern Prohibition Brewing.
Posted in thread: Found some beer in my closet on 04-22-2016 at 09:12 AM
I find it pretty easy to age bottles. I keg now and it's harder to make myself bottle just to
set aside but I'm also usually bottling RIS, barleywines, etc. anyway. I drank my last bottle
of Scotch Al...
Posted in thread: New post a picture of your pint on 04-17-2016 at 06:01 AM
As I type and surf homebrewing Youtube
videoshttps://medicdiver.smugmug.com/photos/i-5NFs287/0/L/i-5NFs287-L.jpgIf anyone gives you
grief about the frosted mug, which takes a nice pic, just tell em ab...