Last Activity:12-18-2014 7:06 PM
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Posted in thread: What craft beer do you secretly despise? on 12-18-2014 at 12:39 AM
Rogue, Flying Dog
Posted in thread: Coming up with your own? on 12-15-2014 at 03:49 AM
What kind of beers do you like? If you like pale ales, do a few SMaSH beers. You will learn a
lot about ingredients. I have been all my own recipes for quite some time now - I have done
enough to know...
Posted in thread: Prep garage for brew day on 12-11-2014 at 12:56 AM
That's all pre-boil. Nothing gets sanitized pre-boil, sure as hell not the garage floor.
Posted in thread: How fast can you brew? on 12-08-2014 at 08:30 PM
If anything, lately I have been doing longer mashes. Big burner is a definite, to reduce time
waiting for hot water / boil. My time cheat is I only chill to get under 100*F - then it goes
into ferm fr...
Posted in thread: How long does it take for cider to bottle carb? on 12-08-2014 at 08:26 PM
Don't use twist offs - less reliable seal when capping.
Posted in thread: Slow pour from faucet/keg on 12-03-2014 at 01:05 AM
I have one pin lock that does this - I have tested the line connector and faucet and it all
works with other kegs - so in my book that only leaves the liquid line post. My assumption is
there is some ...
Posted in thread: Maris Otter Cutting on 12-02-2014 at 02:22 AM
So you have 25# of MO, answer is make 10 gallons of pale ale.
Posted in thread: Wort Collected on 12-02-2014 at 02:18 AM
Stop worrying about numbers - it's not a contest. To fix your issue, increase your grain bill
and sparge more.
Posted in thread: Opinion from experience keggers on 11-30-2014 at 07:37 PM
I had my own kegs and CO2 tank - but used keg connection for everything else. I got a 3 tap
setup with all hoses, manifold, etc. I don't think you can buy all the separate pieces cheaper
than they wil...
Posted in thread: My beer is super flat 100% of the time! Losing my sanity! on 11-27-2014 at 01:35 AM
After fermentation are you racking or cold crashing - or some other process that might be
reducing yeast count?