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Posted in thread: My Brew Day (Complete with Disaster) on 11-07-2015 at 06:52 PM
Osedax,Did you build or buy the grant? I don't recognize it.Built. Used a container from Bed,
Bath, & Beyond. The rest were just a few bulkheads I had laying around with valves.
Posted in thread: My Brew Day (Complete with Disaster) on 11-06-2015 at 09:12 PM
Out of curiosity, what ratio of rice malt / rice hulls to millet/buckwheat do you target?It
changes based on recipe but, the below is decent approximation.65-80% Millet10-20% Rice5-15%
Adjuncts such a...
Posted in thread: My Brew Day (Complete with Disaster) on 11-05-2015 at 12:42 AM
BTW what is the device you have coming off the kettle drain? Did you buy or build the
RIMS?That's a grant. Basically just a small container with a valve on the top and one on the
bottom. It traps lose...
Posted in thread: Single Infusion Mash for Millet? Too good to be true? on 11-04-2015 at 07:05 PM
There are a few shops right across the state line that have glutenberg. Also, check out Aurochs
brewing in Pittsburgh. You can't get it outside of Pittsburgh but, it is a little closer than
Oregon. I ...
Posted in thread: My Brew Day (Complete with Disaster) on 11-04-2015 at 06:05 PM
I used ~30# in total. Keep in mind that this stout had a lot of dark grain that didn't help
much with extraction. Also, I couldn't get an exact measurement due to the leak.I do stir every
20 minutes o...
Posted in thread: weird smell on 10-30-2015 at 03:19 PM
That's smell might be from wild yeast. However, it might be from regular yeast. It's hard to
determine a smell without actually smelling it.Lager yeasts tend to release a bunch of sulphur.
Maybe your ...
Posted in thread: My Brew Day (Complete with Disaster) on 10-13-2015 at 12:09 AM
Quick save!!!! Not too bad. Check here for quality sight
glasses:https://www.brewhardware.com/default.aspI always go to Bobby for my equipment needs.
Thanks. Hopefully he can hook me up.
Posted in thread: My Brew Day (Complete with Disaster) on 10-12-2015 at 08:03 PM
I have had a few questions as to how I do my brew days. So, I thought I would post it up for
everyone to see. This is just an overview of my day and is not intended to say this is the best
way above o...
Posted in thread: all rice batch on 08-26-2015 at 11:53 PM
Osedax: Can you elaborate on why you aren't brewing an all-rice beer? I am having some
allergies to millet as well as barley and wheat. So, I am thinking about going to 100% rice as
a last-ditch effor...
Posted in thread: all rice batch on 08-22-2015 at 02:56 AM
Rice is a pain to mill. I would say a gap of about .025" would be fine. Honestly, .035" is good
with proper enzymes.I have moved away from all one type of malt brews. I mix millet and rice.