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Posted in thread: Entering a homebrew comp - Am I too late? on 07-16-2016 at 02:16 AM
Nice. Was going to see if I could enter but, I've never sent beer internationally.
Posted in thread: Entering a homebrew comp - Am I too late? on 07-16-2016 at 02:00 AM
By the way, what competition?
Posted in thread: Entering a homebrew comp - Am I too late? on 07-16-2016 at 01:59 AM
That is a pretty narrow window especially when a week or two of age can do wonders for a
higher-hopped beer. I have to say, a German hefeweizen would be done in time and prolly an
American wheat as we...
Posted in thread: IPA and safale 05 on 05-16-2016 at 11:28 PM
Ooops, I meant S-05, that was a typo!I saw Omaha on your location, I was there on business and
we went to Upstream and the Farnam (?) brewery/pub. Both had good offerings!My bad, too.
Figured you mean...
Posted in thread: IPA and safale 05 on 05-16-2016 at 07:08 PM
PetVet, thanks for the reply. Given your setup, I can see why. I'm still on the bucket brigade,
no kegs, and have stopped transferring to a secondary. I just keep it in the 5 gal bucket and
try to col...
Posted in thread: IPA and safale 05 on 05-16-2016 at 03:28 PM
Just wondering, why do you transfer to a secondary? Why not dry hop in the primary? And do you
wait until the 14th day because you haven't quite hit your FG?Visible fermentation stops for me
Posted in thread: IPA and safale 05 on 05-16-2016 at 01:53 AM
You should be good. Tomorrow, it'll be fermenting like a mad man. I know how you feel. Lag time
always gets me tweaky. 05 is great. It should slow in about 4 days but, I like to let it clean
up all th...
Posted in thread: IPA and safale 05 on 05-15-2016 at 05:47 PM
I use US-05 a lot and I have to say it can take a bit to kick off as I ferment it at 62-65F.
One packet should be plenty for a 1.055 beer. Just a question: what temp did you pitch at? If
it was too wa...
Posted in thread: Post your "Untappd" user name! on 04-29-2016 at 03:30 AM
Joe DiMariFeel free to add
Posted in thread: First infection is it still salvageable? on 03-20-2016 at 05:30 PM
Looks like yeast rafts to me. I think you're fine. If you really wanted to try to clean it up,
cold crash it for a few days. It'll drop what it can out of suspension. Just take a little