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Posted in thread: BIAB v. Traditional Mash Tun (Boom goes the dynamite!) on 10-14-2013 at 09:21 PM
I just brewed a Hefe today. I have mash tun but for wheat beer I prefer BIAB all the way! Lot
more sediment in kettle. Quicker brew day, I was chilled by noon! Taste wise seems to be no
Posted in thread: Fruit flies on 10-11-2013 at 10:36 PM
Somtimes I enjoy the fact that I live in cold Canada. Fruit flies season is only
July-August-September and I don't see them again for 9 months :D
Posted in thread: BIAB v. Traditional Mash Tun (Boom goes the dynamite!) on 10-11-2013 at 10:29 PM
I thought squeezing grains in a bag releases unwanted tannins? Am I wrong on that?You wrong on
tannins part pal, its one of these myths that still gets spread around and has no evidence in
real world ...
Posted in thread: Huge smell and taste of vinegar after primary on 10-11-2013 at 10:19 PM
Did you seen a fruit flies around your fermenter? They just swarming with acetobacter which
will turn alcohol into vinegar real quick. Just dump it and get over it. You not going to get a
beer from vi...
Posted in thread: Can you guys recommend a good, accurate thermometer to me? on 09-06-2013 at 04:53 PM
Yes, I would say you do get what you pay for but there are definitely varying levels of value
in this space.First, there are people who will not pay $90 for a thermometer even if it were
accurate to t...
Posted in thread: Can you guys recommend a good, accurate thermometer to me? on 09-04-2013 at 06:18 PM
I'm sure the Thermopens are the bee's knees and they should for costing around $100. But I
wonder why no-one recommends the CDN DTQ450XI got mine for $14; apparently they go "on sale"
Posted in thread: Can you guys recommend a good, accurate thermometer to me? on 09-02-2013 at 10:36 PM
This looks pretty damn good. Is it fast, accurate and durable?Looks durable to me, I only used
it once so far but I absolutelly love it. Very fast readings (depends on a probe you order).
Wire probe h...
Posted in thread: Best Way to Chill Wort for Lager Beer? on 09-01-2013 at 07:44 PM
I would worry about getting a good cold break by cooling slowly in the fridge. Maybe that's not
a legit worry though.You have to chill wort fast down to 70 F, and only then it goes in freezer
Posted in thread: Can you guys recommend a good, accurate thermometer to me? on 08-30-2013 at 05:22 PM
Is this Thermo-K thingy like a module that later on gets another part attached and the 2 parts
make up the thermometer?Exactly. Much more versatile than Thermapen. Cost same and provides
Posted in thread: Can you guys recommend a good, accurate thermometer to me? on 08-29-2013 at 10:27 PM
I know Thermapen is good product but there is better solutions from Thermoworks if you ready to
drop $100 on high quality and accurate thermometer.I just got Therma-K (+/- 0.5F accuracy,
better than T...