Last Activity:08-28-2016 9:44 PM
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Posted in thread: Yeast get no respect, no respect at all, I tell ya. on 08-28-2016 at 08:32 PM
Posted in thread: "Bourbon" barrel aging. on 08-28-2016 at 08:27 PM
Its all relative to your own tastes and preferences. I've seen people soak the chunks in
neutral spirits (vodka) for a few days. The liquid will turn brown and draw out all the good
flavor esthers. Th...
Posted in thread: Temp Control During Fermentation on 08-28-2016 at 01:30 AM
Theres some links floating around about using a metal paint can and a light bulb for
heat....For cold, I know people who use chest freezers but I also found a great mini fridge for
less then $50 on cr...
Posted in thread: Cider Carbonation Volume on 08-28-2016 at 01:21 AM
That's a tough one! People like their ciders from still to champagne-like.I like mine still,
but have some carbed to about 2.6 volumes because my daughter likes it carbed. She'd like it
more like 3.5 ...
Posted in thread: Coffee brewer on 08-28-2016 at 12:14 AM
Excellent pickup. Def good for heating sparge water. What I'd imagine to be a great use for it.
Might need to modify that spout to make it a bit larger for a more rapid flow but otherwise I
Posted in thread: Cider Carbonation Volume on 08-27-2016 at 11:48 PM
Hey Guys, been awhile since I've been active here since home brew was placed on the back burner
because of my current employment situation but I'm making it a point to make time and finally
get back i...
Posted in thread: Turbo Cider Changed Colour on 08-25-2016 at 12:03 AM
Time changes the pigment in wine in my experience- bright pink fruits drop color and will be
golden in color after the sediment drops out. I've never experienced that with cider but I've
never added b...
Posted in thread: The Brew Stand Incredible Giveaway on 06-13-2014 at 01:13 PM
Count me in, this is a great giveaway!
Posted in thread: Another broken glass carboy thread on 02-23-2014 at 01:58 AM
Exactly why im switching to SS. Came across a de-commissioned slim 1/4 barrel after many months
of searching. Gave it a good clean and purchased a mod kit so I can use it as a fermenter.I'll
miss the ...
Posted in thread: O2 regulator - how to use it on 02-17-2014 at 01:54 AM
Im looking into getting one when my income tax check arrives. Seems like the consensus that
I've read, open it for a minute and then stop. Can't say from experience but videos ive watched
and things i...