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Posted in thread: Buying (which?) Extracts in Bulk, and remain recipe-flexible? on 09-20-2016 at 10:59 PM
I buy golden light in bulk and brew everything ....When you buy in bulk, do you buy DME or LME?
Posted in thread: Buying (which?) Extracts in Bulk, and remain recipe-flexible? on 09-12-2016 at 08:45 PM
The Williams brewing maltextracts are very, very good. Once a year Williams discounts their
malt for a few days. Their Belgian pale ale, English brown, and American red extracts are very
good and make...
Posted in thread: Thinking of Doing a 20 Minute Blonde on 08-25-2016 at 10:00 PM
I think you'll be fine but would move all the citra to the 1 minute mark. I think it will be
OK, but worst case scenario you've brewed yourself a nice session IPA. Brew on!
Posted in thread: Thinking of Doing a 20 Minute Blonde on 08-25-2016 at 08:54 PM
I do these short boil extract brews often. It looks fine to me. You plan to chill it pretty
quickly with an IC or a counterflow chiller, right?
Posted in thread: Ping-Pong ball dry hop in keg? on 08-24-2016 at 05:48 PM
I am also a fan of the unwaxed floss and keg lube system. Have been using it for a few years
with no lost CO2. I also never retrieve dry hops hanging within a full keg. The way to
effortlessly remove ...
Posted in thread: How to calculate water amounts for BIAB... Confused as hell on 08-21-2016 at 12:24 PM
My absorption ratio is generally 0.6 - 0.75 depending on grain bill. I do a full volume mash
and usually start with 7 - 8 gallons depending on how much grain I use.
Posted in thread: Pump full of gunk! on 07-31-2016 at 01:29 PM
The final thing I do is force tap water through the pump at high velocity.Quick questions: Do
you run the pump while you rush tap water through the lines? And, I assume you are just using
tap water at...
Posted in thread: Pump full of gunk! on 07-30-2016 at 03:53 PM
So I've been using a recirculating BIAB for a few years now with a march pump. My normal
process is to flush the lines with warm, oxyclean-free water after each batch. I run the soapy
water using the ...
Posted in thread: Great Lakes Nosferatu Clone on 07-27-2016 at 02:41 PM
I enjoy Nosferatu from GLBC as well. Gordon Strong featured a clone recipe for Nosferatu in the
Feb or April 2016 edition of BYO as part of the style article on American Strong Ale. I am
going to do G...
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-26-2016 at 05:45 PM
Please, count me in.