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Posted in thread: Milk stout gravity on 04-05-2016 at 04:18 AM
Raising the temperature might help but it's probably done. Don't rack to secondary--taking it
off the yeast will prevent further fermentation. Keep in mind that lactose is unfermentable. So
if your la...
Posted in thread: Need help with 2 row vs non 2 row on 03-27-2016 at 09:43 PM
Those are the grains you're looking for--just described slightly differently than your recipe.
Bonlander is brand of Munich malt from Briess. It is American but that shouldn't matter.
Posted in thread: Improving blondes by adjusting water? on 03-19-2016 at 02:43 AM
I don't think the water calculators or spreadsheets are useful without the right starting data.
Some municipalities and utility companies post water reports on their websites or will supply
you with a...
Posted in thread: 10 gallon BIAB with external 120v RIMS. on 02-20-2016 at 05:49 PM
As per one of my earlier posts, I grew tired of disconnecting and reconnecting hoses throughout
the brewing process and spilling wort all over the place so I upgraded my brewing platform with
Posted in thread: Dual-purposing RIMS tube as hopback. on 02-07-2016 at 06:05 PM
I use a RIMS tube during mashing.During the boil, I disassemble, clean and sanitize the tube.I
am considering using the tube itself as a hopback between my pump and plate chiller during
Posted in thread: Is my Star San still effective? on 02-07-2016 at 05:56 PM
StarSan is an acidic sanitizer. As long as the pH is still good (no idea what that is, BTW)
then it is still effective.I am betting it is still good.The pH needs to be 3 or lower for it
to be effectiv...
Posted in thread: In Line 5 Micron Filter Before Primary on 11-24-2015 at 06:26 AM
A hop back is likely my next investment, partly because I'd like to try using it as a filter
between my pump and plate chiller. From what I've read on these forums it works well when used
that way on ...
Posted in thread: 10 gallon BIAB with external 120v RIMS. on 11-13-2015 at 05:06 AM
This is exactly what I've been wanting to do...great thread.I'm glad it was helpful.
Posted in thread: 10 gallon BIAB with external 120v RIMS. on 11-13-2015 at 05:05 AM
Do you plan to stick with the bag or will you get a mash tun?I'm sticking with the bag. It's
unlikely I'd burn or break the bag with my current setup.I ran into issues before when I direct
fired the m...
Posted in thread: 10 gallon BIAB with external 120v RIMS. on 11-12-2015 at 01:07 AM
This is very cool. My experience with BIAB was a disaster. I was like a total newbe. Your
thread makes me wish I'd given it another chance. I built my new mash tun already. What is the
box you used to...