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Posted in thread: Recipe critique, please: Belgian Dark Strong Wheat Beer on 04-26-2016 at 12:41 PM
Hello, thread resurrection!How did that turn out? Looking forward to do something similar but
with danstar belle saison (I already have that).Cheers from Italy! :mug:Piteko
Posted in thread: HomeBrewSupply Amcyl Brew Kettle w/ 3-Piece Ball Valve Giveaway! on 08-11-2015 at 11:32 AM
I'm in! Thanks!Cheers from Italy! :mug:Piteko
Posted in thread: New Danstar Belle Saison Dry Yeast? on 06-18-2015 at 11:37 AM
maybe mash super high, like 158-160?if the poster wants residual sweetness, he/she should
consider another yeast or another belgian style.During my brews with this yeast I managed to
raise the FG from...
Posted in thread: New Danstar Belle Saison Dry Yeast? on 03-25-2015 at 06:13 PM
then add an active starter of 3711/BS.Very interesting! Do you make a starter for BS too? Since
it's dry yeast, I'd go with a good rehydration and then in... Maybe just a little wort to let
it start a...
Posted in thread: Blue Balls Belgian Wit (Blue Moon Clone) on 06-16-2014 at 08:57 PM
I used whitelabs WLP400 yeast and the fermenter is currently about 68 degrees FaherenheitI just
read it takes a bit of time to fully attenuate, but it should go lower than 1030 if there are
Posted in thread: Blue Balls Belgian Wit (Blue Moon Clone) on 06-16-2014 at 06:22 PM
I made this BIAB and overshot the OG: 1.052 but fermentation seems to be stuck. Its down to
1.030 and won't budge. I bought another vial of yeast, made a starter and pitched it. I stirred
it every day...
Posted in thread: New Danstar Belle Saison Dry Yeast? on 05-27-2014 at 10:05 AM
I think it will treat your RIS well and probably stop around 12%. It's a real workhorse but
every yeast has its limits.Well, CBC-1 (always from Danstar, as Belle Saison) should work until
15%, I would...
Posted in thread: dry out high gravity beer, go further 10% ABV on 05-25-2014 at 10:05 PM
Could it be better to make a small starter to acclimate the yeast to an environment with
alcohol and pitch at high krausen?Indeed. I was thinking at making a small starter and, at high
Posted in thread: dry out high gravity beer, go further 10% ABV on 05-25-2014 at 09:58 PM
1) How long has it been fermenting? Is gravity stable?mashed 9 march, krausen after 36 hours,
was at 1040 on 15 march, ramped up a bit on fermentation temp and let it sit for a month. When
was stable ...
Posted in thread: New Danstar Belle Saison Dry Yeast? on 05-25-2014 at 08:56 PM
I would like to submit to you this thread correlated to belle saison yeast and high gravity.
from Italy! :mug:Piteko