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Posted in thread: Brew Day Emergency on 04-09-2011 at 07:17 PM
Use the DME.
Posted in thread: Oak cubes in my RIS on 02-07-2010 at 06:44 PM
I used them in my barleywine. I had them in secondary for 8 weeks and the barleywine had a huge
oak flavor. It needed at least six months of aging to subside the oak overtones. I recommend
Posted in thread: Adding yeast to 09-09-09 for bottling on 04-21-2009 at 03:01 PM
So, my 09-09-09 was in primary for about 2 mos and secondary for about 5 mos. I'm assuming that
all the yeast has dropped out of suspension and I will have to add yeast for bottling.I have a
Posted in thread: I'm Thinking... 09/09/09 Barleywine on 02-14-2009 at 11:21 PM
Brewed in the beginning of Oct. Racked to secondary/split my 6 gal batch into two. I kept one
as a control and the other I put on 2oz of med toast oak cubes. I think I may dry hop both of
them, but I'...
Posted in thread: Reusing yeast cake when there's an IBU difference on 02-13-2009 at 03:56 AM
You really should always wash the yeast to get rid of old protein particulates, spent hop
debris and dead yeast. You do not want to carry that stuff forward from batch to batch.
Especially for me, whe...
Posted in thread: Reusing yeast cake when there's an IBU difference on 02-12-2009 at 11:14 PM
I'm brewing two belgian trippels in the next couple weeks and am going to reuse the 510 yeast
cake. But, the first brew I'm doing is 35 IBUs and the second is 21. Is this too great of a
Posted in thread: Specific Gravity - Who Checks it? on 10-16-2008 at 05:29 PM
Posted in thread: Official 2008 GABF Denver Oct 9-11 thread on 10-09-2008 at 04:10 AM
Okay, found a ticket for sat...still looking for Thursday!
Posted in thread: Official 2008 GABF Denver Oct 9-11 thread on 10-08-2008 at 09:46 PM
OMG!!! Ticketmaster cancelled both my ticket orders without my knowledge!!! :mad::mad::mad:I'm
on hold with them right now to find out what the hell is going on.Anybody got any tix for ANY
Posted in thread: Official 2008 GABF Denver Oct 9-11 thread on 10-07-2008 at 09:58 PM
I'm headed to Avery on Friday (daytime) for a sampling of their special taps.