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Posted in thread: What is the proper way to use an immersion chiller on 01-02-2014 at 03:18 AM
So you guys are talking about stirring vigorously and not just swirling with the IC itself?
Posted in thread: What is the proper way to use an immersion chiller on 01-02-2014 at 02:28 AM
to get the wort under 80 in the shortest amount of time? With an ambient temp 80+?Lid on/
cracked while chilling? Slow/ fast water flow? Swirl the chiller in the cooling wort?I
appreciate the input.
Posted in thread: What did I do wrong, or what is wrong with my setup? on 04-03-2012 at 01:44 AM
You are right. It is a 3/8" elbow. I hadn't thought of that.I talked to the guys at Midwest
today. This might have been just one of those things as my set up appears to be common. I think
the grain ba...
Posted in thread: What did I do wrong, or what is wrong with my setup? on 04-02-2012 at 03:01 PM
The tubing is pretty sturdy. I can't collapse it be squeezing it by hand and it was tough to
cut to size. This is what I'm using: would be surprised if that is it but I should probably
test it by fil...
Posted in thread: What did I do wrong, or what is wrong with my setup? on 04-02-2012 at 02:49 PM
I attempted my first all grain batch yesterday and it turned out to be a disaster. I ended up
with a stuck sparge and nothing I tried fixed the problem. When I started to vorlauf the flow
was at a tri...
Posted in thread: Amount of Coffee for stout... on 03-12-2012 at 06:23 PM
I recently did a porter that I added some coffee and cocao nibs to. For the coffee I
cold-brewed 1 cup of coffee in 3 cups of water for 24 hours. (I used a starbucks mild coffee
because I didn't want ...
Posted in thread: Vanilla on 01-27-2012 at 02:24 PM
I'm brewing a porter with a little coffee and cocao nibs. I also plan to add a vanilla bean. If
I want just a hint of vanilla, will 1 bean in the secondary for 1 week be enough?
Posted in thread: Brand new NB XL Immersion chiller & Used better bottles on 01-03-2012 at 01:39 AM
Posted in thread: Anyone in North Georgia? on 12-07-2011 at 01:12 PM
I'm also in south Forsyth County, exit 13 off 400. Seems to be several home brewers within a
few miles of me.I'm relatively new at this and would like to get together for a group brew. It
Posted in thread: No-Sparge Brewing and BYO on 10-31-2011 at 02:27 PM
Thank you. The grain displacement is the piece of information I was missing.