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Posted in thread: First All Grain batch tasted too thin and not flavorful?? on 01-05-2014 at 12:42 AM
So I just did my first all grain batch of an American IPA and I have some questions, here is my
recipe:Single infusion methodUsing a bayou classic 10 gallon lauter tun with false bottom6
Posted in thread: Dry hop in a secondary or in the primary? on 01-01-2014 at 09:10 PM
Hi all! So I just finished a IPA clone and is rocking out in the primary. My plan is to dry hop
for five days when primary fermentation is almost finished. My question is should I do this in
Posted in thread: Problems loading the Malts chart in homebrew wiki on 05-05-2012 at 09:06 PM
Is anyone else having trouble loading the malts chart from the homebrew talk wiki? It loads a
bunch of jibberish...Cheers!:mug:
Posted in thread: Thoughts on ising glass on 01-06-2012 at 03:28 AM
Oops I meant isinglass....
Posted in thread: Thoughts on ising glass on 01-06-2012 at 03:27 AM
So I have been recently using ising glass and it has cleared up my beer dramatically well. I
have questions though, does the gelatin encourage proteins to clump up because it changes their
charge or i...
Posted in thread: Greenish brown sludge on 12-24-2011 at 07:55 PM
So I recently racked my American ale and I noticed a greenish brown sludge forming at the top
of the foaming head. Is this just my hop resins rising to the top? Or do I have a serious
infection going ...
Posted in thread: Cherry amber ale on 11-17-2011 at 07:48 PM
Thanks for the input! I decided against the extract (since mice got into my brewing cabinet and
the extract was all over the place) but I am going to use the pie filling because the clerk at
my LHBS t...
Posted in thread: New to cider making on 10-31-2011 at 11:05 PM
OK so I'm going to leave it for another week. I plan on racking it to my 6 gallon glass carboy.
Should I NOT leave a head space? Also after its been in the secondary for a week what should I
do to pas...
Posted in thread: New to cider making on 10-30-2011 at 02:23 PM
So my cider has been in the primary for about two weeks and my FG is around 1.020 (OG @1.050;
abv: ~3.0%) and fermentation has slowed to about 20 sec. per bubble in the airlock. Should I
let it go for...
Posted in thread: twist-off bottles on 10-22-2011 at 02:44 AM
I wouldn't risk it since higher pressure can build up after bottling. (Higher pressure then
just shaking the bottle.)