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Posted in thread: Can a brew be too sour to bottle? on 04-01-2014 at 10:10 PM
FWIW the flavor can and likely will change over time. If you like it how it is now then drink
Posted in thread: Can a brew be too sour to bottle? on 04-01-2014 at 10:09 PM
Take a gravity reading. If you're down to 1.004 or 5, that's likely low enough not to worry. If
you can, use heavier champagne bottles. The Brett will eventually get it down to 1.000 but that
Posted in thread: Got to test out the Tower of Power last night on 04-01-2014 at 12:31 AM
I don't have have a ToP, but I do have a march pump and I have had similar issues where the
flow has just stopped even though the ports are open. Opening the output on the pump a bit more
Posted in thread: Got to test out the Tower of Power last night on 03-30-2014 at 07:28 PM
What kind of efficiencies are people getting with ToP? I'm hitting 63-67% average over last 10
batches. I am getting a channeling problem during sparge, I think. Larger crush and longer mash
Posted in thread: Used Whisky Barrel on 03-29-2014 at 10:49 PM
I just filled my first whiskey barrel which had 3 batches over a period of a year. I used this:
with a complete fill with boiling water.My lambic-style beer with ECY-20 is about 3 months old
at this ...
Posted in thread: Peanut Butter? on 03-29-2014 at 08:14 PM
Is that really 65 oz of pb2? Or just two jars?
Posted in thread: Karbach Barn Burner Saison Clone on 03-29-2014 at 08:08 PM
For the fruit peel, I've used sweet and bitter orange peel, up to an ounce in the last 5 min of
the boil. More recently I zested a whole orange and steeped that in the boil for the last five.
Posted in thread: Karbach Barn Burner Saison Clone on 03-27-2014 at 09:52 PM
Email the brewery, most are happy to share. I've had the beer before and I would suggest
looking up the cottage house saison recipe, it'll be really close.
Posted in thread: Used liquor barrels on 02-27-2014 at 07:16 PM
Rum barrel just delivered! :ban:Seems I can't post pictures in here. Barrel looks great, packed
super well. Popped the stopper and the rum notes just pour out of it.First beer, Russian
Imperial Stout ...
Posted in thread: Used liquor barrels on 02-27-2014 at 03:34 PM
Has anyone else received word that theirs has shipped? I wanted to cancel my order but it so
happened that the barrel shipped two hours before the email was read...I've got a UPS
notification for mine...