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Posted in thread: Bottle Conditioning temperature very high on 03-14-2013 at 03:35 PM
I used the Danstar Munich Yeast .. the optimal temperature for it is 55-66F .. don'd know how
the yeast will behave at 85F
Posted in thread: Bottle Conditioning temperature very high on 03-14-2013 at 02:14 PM
I'm brewing in India with no central AC, I am at the mercy of the weather gods when it comes to
bottle conditioning (my fermentation cooler has my trippel in it), and the room temperature
varies from ...
Posted in thread: Trippel and nightmares on 03-13-2013 at 03:17 PM
Thanks a lot for the feedbackI'll keep a nylon bag handy - This is the first time I've had a
boil over, so I'll prepare better next timeFor the cooldown, I used a wort chiller, but that
was pretty use...
Posted in thread: Trippel and nightmares on 03-12-2013 at 06:57 PM
Just finished the first stage of my very first Trappist Trippel. It's my fourth brew overall,
but have a few questions and notes.Mini-Mash with DME and Safbrew T-58 dry yeast- Ran out of
propane just ...
Posted in thread: Low OG with DME on 02-08-2013 at 01:18 AM
Yep .. The recipe isn't pure extract .. I had 1.75 lbs of base malt and 1.25 lbs of specialty
grains steeping for 45 mins .. Maybe the water composition here in India isn't ideal so I
should steep for...
Posted in thread: Low OG with DME on 02-07-2013 at 03:53 PM
Thanks for the feedback guys .. After all that .. I re-read the recipe and I should have topped
it off to 5.25 gallons so I end up with 5 gallons at the end .. With all the conversion from
gallons to ...
Posted in thread: Low OG with DME on 02-07-2013 at 12:07 PM
3rd brew overall, but first since moving to India :)..I did my first mini mash brew with dry
yeast and DME last weekend .. Here's the recipe I used - Honey Wheat AleI think most of the
process went th...
Posted in thread: Temperature effect and first brewing experience on 09-21-2012 at 05:00 AM
Thanks a lot for the referral GeekGuy .. I was looking into setting up a fridge with a
temperature control .. but this is way more easier and cost effective .. Just ordered one and
can't wait to use i...
Posted in thread: Temperature effect and first brewing experience on 09-20-2012 at 05:59 PM
That's what I am planning to do - put in a ice bath that I load up before I leave for work.
Also, with cooler temperatures coming, life should get easier.Austin Home Brew has got this
funky primary, a...
Posted in thread: Temperature effect and first brewing experience on 09-20-2012 at 03:20 PM
Thanks for the feedback guys - Part of my reason to post this is to give fellow newbies hope,
that no matter how much they screw up, their beer is still going to be drinkable Fortunately,
for my secon...