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  • Posted in thread: IBUs from hop steeping additions. on 01-09-2017 at 01:47 PM
    Here's a good article relating to this.This was also extracted from BA:Per Matt B. of Firestone
    Walker:"Adding hops late in the whirlpool results in lower isomerization of alpha acids and
    good uptake ...

  • Posted in thread: Effects of Mash Temperature on 01-09-2017 at 01:32 PM
    Here's a good primer:Mash Temps IllustratedSimply put:The two main enzymes active during the
    mash are alpha and beta amylase. Alpha amylase, which is most active in the 154-167F/68-75C
    range, creates ...

  • Posted in thread: Leftovers on 12-20-2016 at 03:51 PM
    So I apparently made a 6 gallon strawberry kit. I racked it into a 5 gallon carboy before I
    realized the error. I now have a 5 Gallon perfectly full carboy and roughly a gallon left I the
    primary buck...

  • Posted in thread: Blichmann Engineering's Biggest Giveaway Ever! on 10-27-2016 at 05:31 PM
    Love it!

  • Posted in thread: Mash tun keeps getting clogged on 10-26-2016 at 02:39 PM
    Hey, i have just done my secodn brew ever and everything went smoothly except mashing. Since
    i'm only doing 1 gallon (~4l) batches i have converted this 10l cooler into mash tun by
    drilling a hole, in...

  • Posted in thread: Fresh Squeezed IPA (Deschutes Inspired) on 10-21-2016 at 04:16 PM
    Please keep in mind that this was not intended to be a clone. DeSchutes uses CC75, which is why
    you're lacking the reddish color. I simply added wheat for head retention. They used to have
    more inform...

  • Posted in thread: Mash thickness on 10-12-2016 at 01:32 PM
    So a buddy and I are going to attempt to do a 10 gallon batch of a dunkelweizen and split it
    this weekend. I typically only get 60% efficiency w/ my wheat beers so the grain amount seems
    to push it on...

  • Posted in thread: Medina, Ohio water profile on 10-11-2016 at 02:32 PM
    Hello all, I moved to Medina City recently and looking to see if anyone has had the water
    tested. If not, I'll send in a sample.ThanksThis may be helpful.

  • Posted in thread: Drunken Farmer Imperial Saison on 10-11-2016 at 01:34 PM
    I think I've found the same recipe on NorthernBrewer with a different name (they are the same
    company you know ;) )

  • Posted in thread: PLEASE let the Northern Brewer buy-out be a hoax! on 10-11-2016 at 12:36 PM
    Have any of you called your local brewery and just asked if they can sell you a bag from time
    to time? I have with much success and get them for $37. Win-win!