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Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout on 01-07-2014 at 03:18 AM
Any luck with this? Did you pitch the yeast directly from the porter or did you wake 'em up
with some DME? I'm getting ready to attempt my first imperial and don't really know what to do
Posted in thread: Water report questions after reading water primer. on 03-06-2013 at 08:00 PM
I may be late seeing this, But I agree that you could increase your chloride. I would
definitely be boiling. But beyond that within extract brew there's not much point in adjusting
too much of your ch...
Posted in thread: First AG brew, using yeast never used before...Krausen OK? on 03-03-2013 at 05:36 PM
105027 Definitely wasn't finished fermenting. Looks like I got enough yeast in there to form a
new, yet smaller krausen. Probably leave it for a week, cold crash a day, and keg.
Posted in thread: First AG brew, using yeast never used before...Krausen OK? on 03-03-2013 at 04:14 AM
I didn't check the gravity over a few days...was out of town and what y'all saw was the first
time I looked at it. Like I said, I read that this particular yeast sometimes doesn't
fall...since I wasn'...
Posted in thread: [need suggestions] Frigidaire 2 keg kegerator - DIY build on 03-02-2013 at 09:45 PM
Kinda fell off the wagon with updating these pictures. Have had three brews in there so far - a
porter, an IPA, and currently a brown ale. Just tapped the IPA a few days ago and have my first
Posted in thread: First AG brew, using yeast never used before...Krausen OK? on 03-02-2013 at 08:40 PM
Hey Friends,So I just did my first AG beer 1.5 weeks ago, was getting ready to rack and saw the
picture below. I've never seen a krausen that looked like - but have never done all grain, and
Posted in thread: Who here has made a home brew with maple syrup? Advice? Lessons learned? on 01-18-2013 at 11:18 PM
Hi there - I'm wondering if exclusion of the maple would effect anything else? Does a recipe
including the syrup account for having the extra sugars for fermentation? and therefore you'd
need to add s...
Posted in thread: [need suggestions] Frigidaire 2 keg kegerator - DIY build on 11-30-2012 at 03:41 PM
No electrical diagram...I have a buddy who knows a thing or two about electricity. I'm going to
get him to help me (may have to wait until there's a beer on tap to give him some
incentive!).In other n...
Posted in thread: What type of Faucet should I buy? on 11-28-2012 at 09:26 PM
I just bought two of these for my kegerator: it's about $1 cheaper to buy the faucet, shank,
and assembly all together rather than individual components (go figure))Did a lot of reading
Posted in thread: BeerSmith Help on BYO Bombay After Dark Recipe from Oct. 12 issue on 11-28-2012 at 09:16 PM
I've been reading more forum posts on here...could not adding water to the ingredient list
effect the IBUs and SRMs? I'm just trying to figure out if it's some with my ingredient list or
if it has som...