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Posted in thread: Slanting yeast on 11-01-2015 at 07:54 PM
My latest endeavor is with WLP001, a very popular yeast as you all know. The yeast growth began
quickly, but its a bit darker than any of my other attempts. The color is not the fluffy white
as seen i...
Posted in thread: Would a bacteriostatic filter be worth it? on 11-01-2015 at 07:42 PM
I have been a achieving good results with bottled water from a local spring water company. I've
been buying two 5 gallon bottles for the production of 6 gallons of fermentable wort, which
leaves me wi...
Posted in thread: Slanting yeast on 10-01-2015 at 12:54 AM
Thanks Jason, I did not know that. It is still curious to me that the contamination in this
batch looks like yeast growth, not mold like the previous problems.
Posted in thread: Slanting yeast on 09-29-2015 at 01:54 AM
Butterpants, the easiest way of describing my technique is to say that I've followed the
directions in this thread. I did indeed put the plastic lids in the covered roasting pan I
used! Na´ve perhaps,...
Posted in thread: Slanting yeast on 09-28-2015 at 12:34 AM
I've been into this thread for over a year, and have made several attempts with several
different yeasts. The interesting results have been in the unused slants. My first few attempts
yielded slants w...
Posted in thread: Haven't seen this yet on 07-05-2015 at 11:00 PM
Thanks brother, the first batch was the best beer I've ever made. I don't know if that's saying
much since it's just a hop bomb with decent alcohol. I also got totally anal about fermentation
Posted in thread: Haven't seen this yet on 07-05-2015 at 07:27 PM
Okay, friends, here's the latest chapter. One week ago I racked into a C02 purged secondary
containing dry hops. After one week the hops are still at the top of the beer. The main point
of this thread...
Posted in thread: Haven't seen this yet on 06-17-2015 at 07:00 PM
Here is the latest, after letting it go another 2 days with the blowoff tube(with only the
slightest discharge), I reattached the airlock and saw bubbles every 10 seconds or so, but
after 2 days with ...
Posted in thread: Haven't seen this yet on 06-13-2015 at 09:02 PM
Please accept my appology. My typo is now corrected above. The yeast is WLP001. Sorry about
that! ncbrewer, no there wasn't a spike in temp. TastyAdventure, please elabotarate on your
Posted in thread: Haven't seen this yet on 06-13-2015 at 04:17 PM
Here's a new one on me I'd like to ask my fellow brewers on this forum about. There are
probably other threads that may explain this, so please excuse my redundancy. The particulars
of my latest batch...