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Posted in thread: All-Grain Brewers: How long does your typical brew day take? on 06-29-2013 at 01:15 AM
but if i have to look at the tank to see what's there, then who cares? What i'm saying is, if i
can't taste any difference, then what's the problem?Anything living (bacteria, whatever) is
going to be ...
Posted in thread: STC 1000 "Ebay" Temperature Controller Build on 06-15-2013 at 01:42 PM
I have a brew belt in my attic. Wonder if it would work with a better bottle. I have always
been a little afraid to try it. Although I think the BB is rated to 140fI use a brew belt with
my better bot...
Posted in thread: Must fight the urge to be a beer snob.... on 05-28-2013 at 11:47 AM
Did he seriously tell the staff he couldn't drink their "crap" and go on about how Miller Lite
was awesome b/c it's "triple hopped"?If so, he was being a total douche and you would have been
Posted in thread: Got flow but beer is some what flat. HELP on 05-25-2013 at 07:02 PM
I am taking the fridge temp with a thermometer placed on the bottom next to the keg. Beer also
had that green beer taste. It is a hopped wheat beer ,clone of 3 Floyd's gumball head. Does it
just need ...
Posted in thread: Must fight the urge to be a beer snob.... on 05-25-2013 at 06:16 PM
Only time I'm snoby. Is when they snob me first. Other than that. I usally don't
care.Retaliatory snobbery is a much different story. Agreed. ;)
Posted in thread: Must fight the urge to be a beer snob.... on 05-25-2013 at 06:11 PM
I just thought it was funny for a guy to walk into a place that has seven of their own beers on
tap sit at the bar and order a miller light even after they informed him that all beers are
$3.00 a pint...
Posted in thread: Got flow but beer is some what flat. HELP on 05-25-2013 at 06:05 PM
I wouldn't pump it up to 14psi at 34 degrees unless you are looking for 3 volumes CO2, which is
a little on the high side depending on the style. It takes a little while to carb up if you are
Posted in thread: Founder's Breakfast Stout Clone on 05-24-2013 at 04:23 PM
I've only had 1 bottle of mine that was only in the bottle for 3 weeks and I thought the
chocolate was too week. Did you do anything different between the two batches regarding the
chocolate? I'd actu...
Posted in thread: Tape temp controller to carboy and insulate - Really??? on 05-16-2013 at 04:34 PM
I think, even with the insulation, my probe reads a combination of ambient and wort temp. This
really dampens the yo-yo effect. The temp sticker on the side of the carboy reads pretty darned
Posted in thread: band aid beer on 05-16-2013 at 02:35 PM
Do not rinse Starsan. That is not the culprit and that defeats the purpose of starsan. If you
are concerned with chloramines, drop 1/4 of a campden tablet (which is potassium metabisulfate)
into your ...