Last Activity:12-31-2012 12:01 AM
Posted in thread: Full Boil vs Partial on 10-06-2012 at 05:55 PM
HI, I have made several really good beers using the partial boil and top up method. The hop
schedule in the recipe is adjusted for the smaller boil. Also the time it will save you when
boiling and coo...
Posted in thread: Heavenly Scourge Black IIPA on 08-03-2012 at 09:42 PM
Seems like a long primary and secondary. Did you notice it need to be aged longer or was it for
attenuation? And when did you start the dry hopping? Looks like a great recipe ad a great
brew!I had a g...
Posted in thread: Hops in Jamul, CA on 07-01-2012 at 04:30 PM
Any updates? how are the bines looking?
Posted in thread: Heavenly Scourge Black IIPA on 06-30-2012 at 10:58 PM
Thanks for the inspirational recipe!Here was my take on this AWSOME beer 5 Gal AG Batch:10.5
LBS 2 row pale.5 LBS Crystal 60L1 LBS Midnight Wheat (new grain made for BIPAS)1 LB Corn
sugar.75 OZ Magnum...
Posted in thread: Regulator leak help needed on 05-10-2012 at 04:55 AM
Use soapy water to pinpoint the leak. If it is that threaded joint take it apart with some
wrenches, put some teflon tape on the threads and tighten it up.
Posted in thread: Cooler MLT - Braid or False Bottom? on 04-17-2012 at 09:08 PM
I don't think the length of braid matters that much. Longer ones tend to collapse at times. A
lot of the filtering is happening right by the connection to the outlet tube. Try putting a
pice of copper...
Posted in thread: Cooler MLT - Braid or False Bottom? on 04-17-2012 at 07:53 PM
I think it makes a difference what size braid you use too. I use a larger water heater
connector steel braid in a 5 GAL Igloo. I get good efficiency with batch sparging. I think I
paid $12 for the bra...
Posted in thread: Best Economy Brewing Kettle on 04-17-2012 at 06:25 PM
I got a 4 gallon SS pot from Big Lots for $16, it worked great for extract kits.Then I bought
another one to do split boil All Grain batches on my stove, this also worked great and produced
Posted in thread: 1st Home Grown Hops on 04-03-2012 at 02:08 AM
NIce, that was only about a week or so right? I just planted 5 rhizomes and am waiting for mine
to sprout.... I think I got them from same supplier as you, tags look exactly the same.
Posted in thread: My Home Brewery on 03-31-2012 at 09:02 PM
NIce!! Is that first pint glass a hefeweizen? looks like the hefe I just finished