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Posted in thread: Carmel Gose on 05-26-2015 at 11:22 PM
Did you mean "lactose" or "lactic acid"? Lactose (aka milk sugar) increases sweetness and is
typically used in milk stouts. The Wyeast 3191 contains Lactobacillus, which would probably eat
Posted in thread: Recirculation Flow-Rates & Temp Stratification & Solution on 05-12-2015 at 11:23 PM
I clamped a plastic aerator at the end of my Loc-Line sparge "arm" to divert the flow of wort
at the top of the grain bed. When I'm recirculating, I place it just under the liquid surface
to avoid hot...
Posted in thread: NHC 2015 San Diego- roll call! on 05-10-2015 at 02:50 AM
Woo hoo! Conference ticket and hotel are booked for my first NHC. I'm driving in on Wednesday
night and leaving some time Sunday. Hotel is about half a mile down the road from the Town and
Posted in thread: The Bruery's Or Xata on 05-06-2015 at 11:55 PM
I just tried this beer for the first time on Sunday at Post No Bills in Sand City, CA, and it
is fantastic! The cinnamon and vanilla really come through, but the beer stays fairly dry in
spite of the ...
Posted in thread: I'm A Kegger....... on 04-23-2015 at 12:03 AM
Congrats! I didn't mind bottling that much, but having homebrew on tap in the garage is just
pure luxury.I'm currently using picnic valves to dispense, but I'm looking into making my own
twin tap towe...
Posted in thread: Show me your RIMS set up on 04-22-2015 at 11:40 PM
I bolted my RIMS tube, pump, controller, and plate chiller to a stainless steel restaurant
table. pictures here:
Posted in thread: 2015 Hop N Barley Beer Festival, Scotts Valley, CA on 04-03-2015 at 11:33 PM
Looks like the Hop N Barley Festival in Scotts Valley will be hosting a homebrewers competition
again this year:Day Two – The Home Brew Competition N’ Music Festival has become a real hit.
Last year 2...
Posted in thread: Hi from Santa Cruz, CA on 03-25-2015 at 11:40 PM
Welcome! In case you didn't know, we have a great local homebrew shop:Seven Bridges
Cooperative325A River StreetSanta Cruz, CA 95060Mon.- Friday: 10:00 am- 6:00 pmSaturday: 10:00
am- 6:00 pmSunday: No...
Posted in thread: The HomeBrewTalk 2015 Big Giveaway! on 03-11-2015 at 11:23 PM
The sponsors here are great! Count me in.