Last Activity:07-03-2015 6:52 AM
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Posted in thread: Not getting "hoppiness in my beers on 06-22-2015 at 10:01 PM
Chicago tap water is probably a large part of the problem. Both me and my neighbor have had
disappointing results with hoppy beers using unmodified Chicago tap water. Once we started
diluting with dis...
Posted in thread: Summer IPA on 04-06-2015 at 04:23 PM
What was your water profile?
Posted in thread: Yeast 1 Month past "Best By" on 03-28-2015 at 06:11 PM
The production date for the yeast bay yeasts is 4 months before the "best by" date and each
vial has about 80 billion cells at packaging according to their website. You can use this info
in one of the...
Posted in thread: Got free bottles to give away? Post 'em here! on 02-25-2015 at 07:43 PM
Looking for 375ml Belgian bottles in Chicago.
Posted in thread: Books for Sale on 02-15-2015 at 05:26 PM
Posted in thread: foamy pours on 02-05-2015 at 07:28 PM
tgmartin, it's possible your lines may still be too short, especially if they're 10' and you're
pouring at 14psi. Have you looked at the Mike Soltys' "Determining proper hose length for your
Posted in thread: AEB Keg Sale + 5 Gallon Giveaway - Kegconnection.com on 02-01-2015 at 06:20 PM
Posted in thread: Pay it forward thread on 01-23-2015 at 04:27 AM
I will take the hops, likely I will have stuff to add to this page to the near future as I
upgrading lots of equipment in near future.Sorry. Hops are spoken for.
Posted in thread: Pay it forward thread on 01-23-2015 at 03:08 AM
I have 4oz Falconer's Flight and 4oz Cascade from Farmhouse Brewing Supply. They're unopened,
vacuum sealed. I believe they are from 2011. I'd forgotten about them in the back of the
freezer. Have bee...
Posted in thread: Over pitching? on 01-19-2015 at 03:11 PM
I'm guessing over pitching is not as big a deal with yeast that ferments fairly cleanly (like
US-05) but more of a problem when you are expecting more esters from your yeast, like with a