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Posted in thread: Mill rpm on 06-12-2014 at 09:10 PM
What rpm do you mill your grain at? I'm under the impression that 200-300 rpm it's ideal.
Posted in thread: RIS help on 12-12-2013 at 05:40 PM
Thanks for the replies!Would anyone recommend pitching a dose of 1056 or maybe s-05 or Notty?
Or am I likely to just be wasting the yeast?
Posted in thread: RIS help on 12-11-2013 at 10:04 PM
I brewed a 10 gal RIS (my 1st) on 11/30. OG was 1.095, expected finish was 1.021. It's at 1.031
and VERY sweet. Grain bill:40# 2-row5# roasted barley1# black patent1# crystal 601# chocolate
Posted in thread: Lesson Learned: Conditioning a stout on 11-20-2013 at 04:32 PM
The only beer I have dumped, I have been certain that there was an infection. Anything else, I
let it sit, sampling occasionally, until it's good or it's gone.
Posted in thread: Critique my RIS recipe on 10-17-2013 at 04:10 AM
Suggestions? I plan to sit on this one for about 10 months before I serve it up.10g batch29 lbs
Maris Otter (3.0 SRM) Grain 78.91 % 4 lbs Caramel/Crystal Malt - 60L (60.0 SRM) Grain 10.88 % 1
Posted in thread: 1st year harvest, usable or waste of time? on 10-11-2013 at 03:56 AM
We got about an oz of cascades dried. They are first year harvest. I have heard that they won't
be worth much. I was thinking about dropping them into my IPA tomorrow at around 5 min left.
They look a...
Posted in thread: Rare Infection on 09-19-2013 at 03:16 PM
You have got to check this article out: actually thought about putting this under
?fermentation and yeast? or maybe ?general technique?.This man is a genius, although bottling
day could get nasty.Ye...
Posted in thread: Look what grew over Labor Day weekend... on 09-06-2013 at 04:53 PM
I have the same problem.I'm thinking it might be coming from my plate chiller. I have a Duda 30
12". I haven't run PBW through it, just back-flush with hot water and then StarSan. Is that
enough, or d...
Posted in thread: How long do you use your buckets? on 07-06-2013 at 03:21 PM
How long do you go with a fermenter bucket before you replace it? I'm starting to get some
fermentation issues (funky smelling/tasting, odd-looking). This latest batch was 10g split into
2 buckets. Fi...
Posted in thread: PID controller use on 06-13-2013 at 04:06 AM
I'd like to use the auto-tune, but the Engrish instructions were sufficiently vague that I'm
not sure how that works. Maybe I'll post the exact wording at some point. It's worth the
chortle.Do you jus...