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  • Posted in thread: What Sanitisers and Cleaners are used. on 06-12-2012 at 01:41 AM
    Thanks. That makes sense. But since I use the same water to rinse as I do in my beer (the boil
    as well as to top off) I'm already exposed to the bacteria in the water anyway.I can see this
    being relev...

  • Posted in thread: What Sanitisers and Cleaners are used. on 06-10-2012 at 01:26 PM
    What is the big advantage to not having to rinse? I use star San but I always rinse anyway. It
    just seems strange to me to leave any residue in a bucket or carboy. Am I defeating the
    sanitization by r...

  • Posted in thread: Dogfish Head 60 Minute Clone (AG) & Extract on 06-10-2012 at 12:41 PM
    Hi, I'm getting ready to dry hop an extract batch of this. I have a hop bag. How do folks
    sterilize the bag? Should I just boil it prior to use? What about the hops? Do I need to do
    anything to them t...

  • Posted in thread: Orange American Wheat on 06-02-2012 at 08:35 PM
    I brewed the extract version of this awesome recipe. Great Summer beer. Thanks for posting

  • Posted in thread: Lemon-Lime Hefe Weizen on 05-15-2012 at 10:12 PM
    I brewed this on Saturday. When I add the lime-aid, do I just dump it in? Stir it? Anything.

  • Posted in thread: Wort Chiller Adapter for sink sprayer on 03-25-2012 at 02:09 PM
    Has anyone connected a wort chiller to a sink with only a sprayer attachment. When I unscrew
    the sprayer the female adapter looks to be about 5/8 inside diameter. Thinking I might be out
    of luck. Mayb...

  • Posted in thread: Bourbon Vanilla Porter (AG) on 03-20-2012 at 12:28 AM
    so i'm getting ready to move the porter into secondary this weekend. I sterilized a 14oz mason
    jar and poured in 12oz of Makers Mark, the sliced open two madagascar vanilla beans and picked
    out some o...

  • Posted in thread: Star San Spray dilution on 03-19-2012 at 10:57 PM
    No that helps. So it's essentially the recommended mix. I was thinking some might make a
    heavier solution for a bottle.Thanks.

  • Posted in thread: Star San Spray dilution on 03-19-2012 at 10:51 PM
    For those of you who use a spay bottle of star-san, how do you dilute it?Thanks.

  • Posted in thread: Why cool wort before adding to cold water?? on 03-18-2012 at 07:12 PM
    So I've seen both methods in instructions and in online forums. In some cases it is recommended
    to cool the wort down to 70 degrees before adding it to the primary, which takes a long time.
    In other c...