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Posted in thread: Russian River Row 2 Hill 56 Clone on 05-13-2015 at 02:48 AM
Can't wait to try this! I have 2 lbs of Simcoe in the freezer that was just waiting for the
perfect recipe, and I think I found it. The only difference I will make is the yeast. I have 2
packs of Giga...
Posted in thread: Cell Count of White Labs Brett vials? on 04-19-2015 at 12:05 AM
I talked to the WL people while researching the book. There is a range depending on cell size,
but under 3 billion for the pure-strain Brett vials (35 ml at 50-80 million cells/ml - 1.8-2.7
Posted in thread: anyone ever use gigayeast Vermont IPA yeast? on 03-30-2015 at 07:26 PM
From what I've read about it, this yeast has a pretty wide temp range. Apparently it can start
to throw some Belgian flavors above 70 and the peach starts to get muted in the low 60s. I let
mine go in...
Posted in thread: Adding minerals to R.O. water: does the order matter? on 03-19-2015 at 12:46 AM
I'll reply to my own question because Martin Brungard was nice enough to answer it, and I
thought that it might help someone else who might have the questionMartin's answer:All of the
minerals and aci...
Posted in thread: Adding minerals to R.O. water: does the order matter? on 03-19-2015 at 12:41 AM
I use the donation version of Bru'n Water spreadsheet to calculate my brewing water profiles,
and I always use 100% reverse osmosis water and build the profile (my municipal water switches
Posted in thread: building brewing water from reverse osmosis (RO) water on 03-18-2015 at 07:17 PM
I Know this is an old thread, but I feel I need to add something to it.I also use R.O. water,
and I have a TDS meter I regularly keep calibrated with 342ppm solution, and 1,000ppm solution,
I use cont...
Posted in thread: The HomeBrewTalk 2015 Big Giveaway! on 03-18-2015 at 06:50 PM
A post forever lost in a world of hope.
Posted in thread: Bottle conditioning using Prime Dose tablets on 03-14-2015 at 04:37 PM
Bottled an Imperial IP on 11/29/14. Ended up with an ABV of 9.1%. Tasted fantastic at bottling
time (albeit flat and warm...to be expected). Been checking them intermittently for
conditioning and as r...
Posted in thread: Prime dose on 03-12-2015 at 10:24 PM
Well that might explain why they will post my negative review of the product. I noticed that
Midwest also carries prime dose.....are they also part of the development?No idea. I didn't ask
if any othe...
Posted in thread: Prime dose on 03-12-2015 at 07:35 PM
EDIT:I reached out to Northern Brewer about it, and they told me that Prime Dose is actually a
product they developed. So, if you have issues with Prime Dose not dissolving, I would reach
out to them ...