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Posted in thread: Is this wild yeast? on 01-04-2010 at 07:32 PM
4 days ago I brewed an IPA and kept a sample in my hydrometer and its been sitting in the
window sill this whole time.I noticed a bit of bubbling and now I have full-on fermentation and
a nice krausen...
Posted in thread: When to check pH on 01-01-2010 at 06:58 PM
...really, no one knows?
Posted in thread: When to check pH on 12-31-2009 at 11:00 PM
I am working on an all grain batch and I was wondering when I check the pH???Thanks!
Posted in thread: Yeast ..... smack pack vs pitchable tube? on 08-08-2009 at 07:29 AM
I have to say Smack Pack. It's very easy to tell if the yeast is active and every batch I've
done has been smack on!
Posted in thread: boil over problem on 08-08-2009 at 07:28 AM
Just remember next time to briefly lower the temp when you add hops. The addition of hops to
the boiling water is a pretty serious chemical reaction and I've noticed that if I just back
off the heat t...
Posted in thread: What hops will give me grapefruit?? on 08-08-2009 at 07:26 AM
I just got a bunch of BJCP cards on an IPA I entered into a local homebrew contest. Quite a few
of them mentioned 'grapefruit'. I used mostly Magnum, Warrior and Cascade. My guess is the
Posted in thread: I know i'm leaving myself open to being ribbed here...but.... on 08-08-2009 at 07:14 AM
^^^Definitely...there's a reason I have a recipe called 'Pop Top'
Posted in thread: two brews stuck at ~1.035? on 08-08-2009 at 07:10 AM
Does anyone know if perhaps during the liquid malting process that the temps could have been to
high?I know that when doing all grain, I've mashed too high and had a pretty sweet turnout.
Posted in thread: What is Cold Crashing? on 08-08-2009 at 07:06 AM
Posted in thread: Opened my first bottle from my first batch today... on 08-08-2009 at 07:04 AM
Congrats on the first. They only get better with time and so will you!