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Posted in thread: White Labs WLP775 on 09-20-2014 at 02:43 PM
Need some help. Been brewing beer for 3+ years and now moving into cider using the WLP775
yeast. I'm experienced in making yeast starters and I've read that some people make a starter
for 5gal batches...
Posted in thread: Nitrogen System on 04-22-2011 at 12:55 AM
Just brewed my first stout and I'm trying to decide if kegging on a nitrogen system provides a
big difference over CO2. More so enough of a difference to warrant spending the money.
Posted in thread: Dry Stout on 04-10-2011 at 12:50 PM
the 120 is a protein rest and depending on the grains you're using could or could not be
necessary... if there's a high percentage of under modified grains, do the protein rest, if
not, don't bother -...
Posted in thread: Dry Stout on 04-10-2011 at 02:43 AM
Thanks again for the advice. I'm gonna have to look more into the mash affects too
Posted in thread: Dry Stout on 04-10-2011 at 12:48 AM
Im looking at 1048 OG and forced carbed so they 4 weeks should be fine. It will probably be 6-8
until its on tap anyways.I generally mash at 150-54 for 60min on all batches. Would there be
Posted in thread: Dry Stout on 04-09-2011 at 11:46 PM
First brew in this style and I have a couple questions.1. Is it necessary to mash at 120 for
15min then 150 for 60min?2. Is 4 weeks to ferment and age enough?
Posted in thread: Shank Help on 02-01-2011 at 09:54 PM
Posted in thread: Shank Help on 02-01-2011 at 08:40 PM
Going through a side wall on my fridge and then through dry wall to have the fridge on one side
of the wall and the taps on other is going to take an 8in shank. Cant seem to find any for
retail sale. ...
Posted in thread: Add fruit to primary or rack beer on top of fruit in secondary on 01-27-2011 at 01:17 PM
I've used the purée in both the primary and secondary. Bad results from the primary. Off
flavors were present each time. Great results in the secondary. Blends very well and no bad
Posted in thread: Scottish 70 on 11-26-2010 at 03:29 AM
Sounds like you may becoming an alcoholic :)Duh. It's cheaper when I make my own