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Posted in thread: North Cali on 09-01-2015 at 11:42 PM
There are several great NorCal brewery suggestions in this thread:
Posted in thread: Westbrook Gose Clone on 08-18-2015 at 11:57 PM
Been wondering myself about dumping lactic vs souring with lacto. Seems like it's been about a
month or so, I assume beer is ready or nearly done? Any difference noted? All the literature I
can find h...
Posted in thread: Visiting Santa Rosa area, looking for brewery recomendations on 08-11-2015 at 12:13 AM
It's a bit of a drive (maybe a couple hours from Windsor), but Sante Adairius is a good one to
check out if you can.Sante Adairus Rustic Ales is just south of Santa Cruz, where I live, and
it takes ab...
Posted in thread: How many ball valves are really needed? on 08-06-2015 at 11:21 PM
Some people like to install a T with a second valve on the wort pump output to bleed air out of
the line. Personally, all I do is just open the camlocks a wee bit until the air escapes from
Posted in thread: Vanilla addition on 07-24-2015 at 12:21 AM
I've had good results with the Simply Organic brand of vanilla extract. I use 2 or 3
tablespoons at kegging for a 5 gallon batch of robust porter.
Posted in thread: Westbrook Gose Clone on 07-16-2015 at 11:27 PM
How do you think it turned out with the hefe yeast? Thinking about brewing a gose this weekend
and debating between hefe, German ale or maybe a saison yeast.I actually used the WLP029 German
Posted in thread: Coldbreak Brewing Herms Giveaway! on 07-13-2015 at 11:46 PM
Thanks, Coldbreak Brewery!
Posted in thread: Who's got the cheapest kegs shipped today? on 07-10-2015 at 11:34 PM
I purchased two used ball lock kegs from Northwest Kegs for $90 plus $21 USPS ground shipping:
https://www.northwestkegs.com/product-p/2keg.htm. The kegs were in great shape and held
pressure fine wit...
Posted in thread: California and Southwest Trip - What/Where To Buy? on 07-08-2015 at 11:45 PM
-SARAI haven't seen Sante Adairius available for purchase outside of their brewery. If you do
end up visiting them, check out their Facebook page ahead of time for a list of current bottle
Posted in thread: Westbrook Gose Clone on 07-01-2015 at 11:25 PM
My boyfriend & I tried a simple gose recipe in May but didn't get enough tartness...I brewed
the "Dollars to Dölnitz Gose" from pg 21 of the March/April 2015 issue of Zymurgy which calls
for adding 88...