Last Activity:05-06-2013 1:19 PM
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Posted in thread: Keeping Notes on 04-26-2013 at 10:37 PM
How do all of you keep notes? How detailed are the notes? Are they electronic or on paper?When
I started brewing I got a notebook to keep my beer recipes and notes in, also using beersmith
for recipe ...
Posted in thread: How do I split and save a yeast starter? on 04-26-2013 at 10:23 PM
What are your thoughts on the method discussed in this HBT article discussing yeast harvesting
from starter? Similar technique as being discussed above, but still somewhat different:Yeast
Posted in thread: Ahtanum series on 04-26-2013 at 10:03 PM
Are you asking for advice, or just telling us what you're doing?A little of both I guess. I was
moved, for whatever reason, to share.I will definitely cut back (or cut out) the C-80L. I was
Posted in thread: Ahtanum series on 04-26-2013 at 04:43 PM
I wanted to share a couple of recipes I just put in the orders for and will be trying out in
the next few weeks. I was intrigued by a few reviews of Ahtanum hops, and haven't brewed with
it before. I ...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2013 Big Giveaway! on 02-19-2013 at 11:45 PM
Count me in
Posted in thread: Cut back on Beer because the belly is too big? on 01-29-2013 at 02:27 AM
I am trying to run more, cut out High Fructose Corn Syrup (Its in EVERYTHING!), eat more whole
foods, and work out more. (3x a week)I noticed that when I went cold turkey for 3 weeks, I lost
6 pounds ...
Posted in thread: Broke my first hydrometer! on 01-28-2013 at 10:52 PM
I wasn't even brewing. I wasn't even bottling. I had carelessly left it on the counter
overnight from a kegging session. I came home this evening, threw the mail on the counter,
knocking it and sendin...
Posted in thread: First experience with dough balls on 01-13-2013 at 10:17 PM
I was doing a double batch today. The second one had as bad of a problem with dough balls, too.
This time I mitigated by having a second person dump more slowly while I stirred the grist in.
Posted in thread: First experience with dough balls on 01-13-2013 at 02:20 PM
After a couple of years of brewing I just had my first serious experience with dough balls in
the mash. Luckily I caught it as I was mashing in, thoroughly took care of the buggers stirring
Posted in thread: 3/8" braided hose for mash tun on 01-02-2013 at 12:18 AM
When I started all grain I used a braided hose for about 4 brews and 2 of them got stuck. The
hose braid crushes and then it's game over. I don't see why a longer hose would make the
situation any bet...