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Posted in thread: Contaminated Beer? on 11-28-2013 at 06:49 AM
Yeast floats. No problem.
Posted in thread: Trub killed my volume [help] on 11-28-2013 at 06:47 AM
Indeed. Deal with a smaller batch or make a bigger one :)
Posted in thread: Is this infected? on 11-28-2013 at 06:45 AM
If you think it's infected, Im not certain your other batches were. Contrary to a lot of the
internet, it's really hard to infect a beer. Disclaimer: I have no info on the other batches,
so I could be...
Posted in thread: Powdered sugar... on 11-28-2013 at 06:43 AM
If you're adding it pre-boil or during the boil, you're good. From my recollection, its just
fine sugar, so it shouldn't be any different from standard granulated.
Posted in thread: SWMBO rejected my IPA on 11-25-2013 at 05:09 AM
Let it go man, taste is subjective :)
Posted in thread: Is this legal? on 11-23-2013 at 11:26 PM
Just do it and dont tell Uncle Sam, he's done enough meddling.
Posted in thread: Why is beer boiling out of bottle when opened on 11-23-2013 at 04:18 PM
Im guessing this is a 5 gallon batch? 8oz is way too much priming sugar. For my higher carbed
brews (2.5-2.7 volumes of C02), ill use a little over 4oz. Definitely open them all and proceed
Posted in thread: Dry Hop Questions on 11-11-2013 at 03:48 AM
Be careful oxygenating your fresh brew with this method. I'm sure you've had no issues, but it
would be a concern for me.Naw, never have had an issue, and ive been doing it for years. It's
Posted in thread: Blow off tube needed for High OG? on 11-11-2013 at 03:38 AM
I agree with Hammy. I had one incident with needing a blowoff tube but not using one; I never
ferment without one now (beer is tough to get off the walls).
Posted in thread: Brewing with Clarex/Carity Ferm -- is there more I need to know? on 11-11-2013 at 03:28 AM
Ive made a few brews (all grain, all gluten) with Clarity Ferm and none have had any effects on
a gluten intolerant friend. 2 IPAs, Brown, Dubbel, all around 7-8%. I have another friend who
had a slig...