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Posted in thread: Pitching rate: 4 question on 12-26-2014 at 11:47 AM
Hello guys, I've been making starters for liquid yeast for years. To be honest I never pitched
liquid yeast without starter before. But I'm getting lazy, so I have few question.1.Why does
lager beer n...
Posted in thread: need help to identify hop disease on 05-30-2013 at 10:11 AM
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Posted in thread: need help to identify hop disease on 05-30-2013 at 10:10 AM
Hey guys,I digged some young hop plants one and a half month ago. They grow nicely, some of
them are more than a meter high by now.Unfortunately they have been attacked by something.
Could you please ...
Posted in thread: using cyro tubes? on 12-16-2012 at 08:32 PM
Hi guys,I ordered some cyro tubes from here: expected them to attach a detailed manual, but
there were only a sheet describing the steps how to add yeasts to the tube and remove the
Posted in thread: when is yeast shocked? on 12-11-2012 at 10:26 AM
I've read somewhere, that yeast should be pitched at fermenting temperature. In practice
pitching yeast at room temperature and bringing the fermenter down to the (colder) cellar is
very much a no no....
Posted in thread: brewing vs. happy wife - kitchen shared on 12-07-2012 at 10:30 PM
OK then, it seems that I have no excuse to renovate our basement. See you in the diy basement
project threads next year.:)Thanks for all your comments!
Posted in thread: brewing vs. happy wife - kitchen shared on 11-30-2012 at 07:50 PM
Hey everyone,First of all there is nothing wrong with my wife. She is really supportive, I only
want to keep her like that.:)I usually start AG brewing in the late afternoon/evening. So I
Posted in thread: fermentation temperature on 11-30-2012 at 07:21 PM
In some recipes the fermentation temperature is supposed to be kept as close as possible. Is
that ambient temperature or temperature in the fermenter? Or depends on the recipe?:)Thanks!
Posted in thread: using vine trellis - bad idea? on 11-29-2012 at 04:43 PM
Thanks for all your inputs. This is a hobbi project at the moment, I basically would like to
experiment with hops. For first just dig some rhizomes to check if they grow happily on this
land. The scal...
Posted in thread: using vine trellis - bad idea? on 11-05-2012 at 10:35 AM
Hello everyone,My father in law wants to cut off few row of old grapevine plans on his land. He
offered me to use vine trellis system for growing hops. What do you think, is it a bad idea?