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Posted in thread: High steeping temp..! on 01-13-2015 at 12:58 PM
Depending on the grains you were steeping, possible tannins that may lead to a bitterness you
didn't anticipate. Proceed with your brewing and taste along the way. You might be ok.
Posted in thread: Single Infusion, Medium Body, Batch Sparge Issues on 08-06-2014 at 09:45 PM
I've been told to really stir the grains well, during mash and sparge. It helps dissolve the
sugars.Watching a john Palmer video, he doesn't hold back stirring.Sent from my iPhone using
Posted in thread: Head Retention on 07-24-2014 at 09:46 PM
This may sound like a silly question, but are you sure the beer is carbonated? Could the gas
line be blocked? I know I've poured under-carbed beer just to pull out any yeast or hop bits
that settled t...
Posted in thread: Are you a top sludge remover ? on 07-03-2014 at 09:22 PM
Why risk infection? Krausen does no harm to the beer.Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: My hefeweizen tastes like corn on 07-02-2014 at 01:20 PM
Sounds like DMS. Most likely caused by slow cooling of wort after boil or possibly covering
your wort with a lid during boil.Can you describe your boil and cooling process?Sent from my
iPhone using Ho...
Posted in thread: Santa in the brown truck passed by! on 03-06-2014 at 02:45 AM
Haha, I thought you gave a new euphemism for having diarrhea.Congrats on your delivery. Happy
brewing.Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Citra ipa on 11-25-2013 at 12:09 AM
What style of beer are you brewing?
Posted in thread: Bottling on 10-27-2013 at 11:43 PM
Easiest way to mix the sugar into the beer is after boiling it and letting it cool down, add it
to the bucket then start siphoning the beer into the bucket.Instant mixing with no extra
Posted in thread: airlock bubbling noob question on 07-18-2013 at 06:50 PM
It's just dissolved co2 off-gassing. As the temp of the beer cools down when FG is
reached,dissolved co2 starts coming out of solution. You wait for that to stop,& the beer could
go bad eventually. Or...
Posted in thread: Midwest Credit Card Security on 07-08-2013 at 09:24 PM
I had ordered from Midwest and a few days later had my card hacked as well. I hope Midwest can
identify and correct the problem.