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Posted in thread: Cold crash then keg condition warm? on 10-05-2013 at 12:10 PM
Thanks for the tips! Looks like I'll be ok if i cold crash and then bring to room temp. But I
forgot that my garage is around 40° during Dec, Jan, Feb. I could throw some kegs out there
with just a li...
Posted in thread: Cold crash then keg condition warm? on 10-04-2013 at 09:10 PM
Why not just keg, let the beer condition, and then cold crash in the kegerator when there is an
opening in there? I don't understand the need to cold crash something and then keg it and let
it sit out...
Posted in thread: Cold crash then keg condition warm? on 10-04-2013 at 08:53 PM
i'm starting to get a stockpile of beer ready for the winter, but I'm running into a situation
where I cant go directly from cold crash into the kegerator.The kegerator will be full of kegs
when the c...
Posted in thread: Blue Balls Belgian Wit (Blue Moon Clone) on 07-23-2013 at 12:41 PM
Thanks roastquake. protein rest it is.
Posted in thread: Blue Balls Belgian Wit (Blue Moon Clone) on 07-21-2013 at 01:27 PM
I have some fresh wheat from the farm. Can I use this instead of flaked wheat? If so, any
changes in the mash instructions?
Posted in thread: Show off your mash tun on 04-07-2013 at 03:26 AM
Here's mine. I just put my 3rd braid replacement in - this time over a ss spring to prevent
braid collapse. The upper "sparge arm" sags a little so I use bread wrappers to anchor it so
that the sparge...
Posted in thread: Porter w/Jack Daniels - no carbonation on 12-17-2012 at 11:52 AM
I brewed 2- 5 gallon batches of Porter. One on 10/5, the other on 10/26. Both have vanilla
beans soaked in Jack Daniels (along with some Jack) added to the secondary. I bottled the first
batch around ...
Posted in thread: My Projects on 11-09-2012 at 01:04 AM
For me, the top level is too high to be able to look into the kettles. Otherwise looks good.
Posted in thread: Braid -vs- False Bottom? on 11-04-2012 at 02:04 AM
Thanks for the spring info! I can't wait to get one. Then I won't have to hold back as much
when I'm stirring close to the bottom.
Posted in thread: Braid -vs- False Bottom? on 11-03-2012 at 11:00 AM
I use a 3/4" ss braid coiled up to cover the whole bottom of my cooler tun with a ss spring
inserted inside the braid for support. The spring works great and the sparge goes off without a