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  • Posted in thread: Brilliant! With emphasis on not so brilliant! on 10-18-2012 at 09:46 PM
    How about this one for ya, I woke up all giddy at four am brew day because it has been months
    since I've brewed, (family and pregnancy. I will spare all the stuff that has held me back for
    making a ba...

  • Posted in thread: Pressure cooker as autoclave? on 04-19-2012 at 10:57 PM
    Has anyone used a household pressure cooker as an autoclave, for there small yeast vials? I was
    tempted to place the really small vials and holder right into the pressure cooker for about
    15-20 to get...

  • Posted in thread: Help!! Stuck fermentation on 04-16-2012 at 05:13 PM
    Would a double whammy, put me at any risk,? 1 ramp up to 77 or 78. And or 2 get another vial of
    yeast and make a starter and stir plate for a 24-36 hour period and pitch give it a week and
    check out w...

  • Posted in thread: Help!! Stuck fermentation on 04-16-2012 at 04:32 PM
    A bit of advice please I had a chance over the last week to taste and or sample the whatever
    beer i made, I have no descriptor its not a kolsch its not a true wit (no coriander no orange
    peel) its not...

  • Posted in thread: Wlp510 and 500 blend on 04-12-2012 at 01:47 AM
    I had a vial of each of these i decided to.make a starter and pitched it into a batch of all
    grain has anyone worked with either of these yeasts? I want to reharvest and repitch, looking
    for help on a...

  • Posted in thread: Kolsch grain bill????? Help on 04-11-2012 at 12:26 AM
    What kindof characteristics would the flavor be missing? Can I use perhaps other specialty
    grains to offset anything lost by the standard American two row? Thanks for the help!

  • Posted in thread: Kolsch grain bill????? Help on 04-10-2012 at 10:34 PM
    I plan on making a kolsch this Thursday and I only have great western pale two row malt, will
    this be a good enough substitute for the pilsen malt it calls for?

  • Posted in thread: Ommegang Harvested on 04-09-2012 at 10:02 PM
    Any way to check the viability or vitality? I have a new heated stir plate and really want to
    try and start harvesting more yeast, I was going to go and buy about 4-5 single one gallon jugs
    and set th...

  • Posted in thread: Can i use a regular oil lamp? on 04-09-2012 at 04:17 PM
    Someone freaked me out, they said I might be making a motov cocktail, and blow myself up glass
    everywhere, isn't my cup of tea. What about a small Cp cooker on the top of a camping cook
    stove like bac...

  • Posted in thread: Can i use a regular oil lamp? on 04-05-2012 at 12:49 AM
    I have a house hold oil lamp. Can that be used as a subsitute for the lab style alcohol lamps
    to keep contamination from my yeast?