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Posted in thread: Looking for feedback on hoppy red ale on 08-28-2015 at 07:15 PM
Personally I would ditch the sugar, add another pound of base malt and mash at 151 or so. The
two pounds of caramal/crystal malt should help keep things balanced. I would say 1.014 is about
Posted in thread: 5 taps what to brew? on 08-28-2015 at 03:23 PM
I have four taps.....I usually do something like this1. IPA or Hoppy Pale Ale2. Sessionable
gateway beer like a mild ale or golden ale3. Amber ale, porter or stout4. Seasonal /specialty
(currently an ...
Posted in thread: Super Simple 15G Plastic Conical on 08-28-2015 at 02:45 PM
I just use one of the scoops that come in the tub and it cleans it just fine with no scrubbing
Posted in thread: New Big Green Egg Owner - tips? on 08-26-2015 at 06:05 PM
Also i should add that I use a shop vac to clean mine out
Posted in thread: Why is everyone only into IPA's on 08-26-2015 at 05:54 PM
Personally I love a great IPA, but I think with knowledge comes power. I study the BJCP style
guidelines and learn to appreciate other styles of beers and judge them for what they are
intended to be. ...
Posted in thread: Wyeast 3724 belgian saison racking to secondary/kegs on 08-26-2015 at 04:05 PM
The yeast is just slowly working as to be expected. I don't think 6-8 weeks is out of the
normal for this yeast to get to FG. I am talking right now to be dropping maybe 2-3 points a
Posted in thread: New Big Green Egg Owner - tips? on 08-26-2015 at 04:02 PM
Forget the plate setter. I use a series of unglazed quarry tiles set on the grates. Always use
hardwood lump coal, it does not have to be BGE branded. Keep the air vents free of ash, airflow
is the se...
Posted in thread: Super Simple 15G Plastic Conical on 08-25-2015 at 07:47 PM
9 successful batches. I fill mine with hot oxyclean solution and soak it overnight. Then drain
and rinse. I then use the hot water from my wort chiller to fill it again with water and add
starsan to s...
Posted in thread: Super Simple 15G Plastic Conical on 08-25-2015 at 07:07 PM
Just an update here that my fermenter is functioning perfectly and I am planning building
another. This will put my at 1 barrel capacity! I find that I can brew 16.5 gallon batches with
no problem in ...
Posted in thread: Wyeast 3724 belgian saison racking to secondary/kegs on 08-22-2015 at 01:30 PM
Hi folks, i have a nice saison going with 3724. Orignal gravity was 1.062 and I am down to
1.019 after three weeks which is to be expected with this yeast. I do have a bit of a problem
though. This be...