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Posted in thread: Recipe Help needed - In India and limited ingredients on hand on 07-26-2015 at 07:41 AM
I am currently based in Bangalore, India. When I moved here, I brought along a few PM recipes,
but all of those have been brewed and now the only ingredients I now have access to are the
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 02:18 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 04:53 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 01:07 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...