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Posted in thread: Rebel Brewer Giveaway! on 11-22-2013 at 02:11 AM
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Posted in thread: Stouts with "soy sauce" character on 11-17-2013 at 09:11 PM
I really appreciate all the feedback. I will definitely recheck the water. As far as the o2
goes, I know my yeasties need it. I was dumping and then cooling with water. I just read that
this can cause...
Posted in thread: Stouts with "soy sauce" character on 11-17-2013 at 04:23 PM
Been reading up on oxygenation since you mentioned it. I'm thinking this may be the problem.
I've taken to pouring from the boil to the bucket. Thank you for the quick response and the
Posted in thread: Stouts with "soy sauce" character on 11-17-2013 at 03:48 PM
I've used all tap, 50/50,and all spring water to the same results. My water report was damn
near perfect so I'm not thinking that's the problem. But if memory serves black patent is in
all I've tried....
Posted in thread: Stouts with "soy sauce" character on 11-17-2013 at 03:00 PM
I'm not sure if this is even a real problem because it eventually disappears. But every stout
or porter I've done has a distinct "soy sauce" character. This is as long as a month or two of
Posted in thread: Never dump your beer!!! Patience IS a virtue!!! Time heals all things, even beer! on 11-14-2013 at 04:26 PM
I'm hoping time will heal my chocolate oatmeal stout, I bottled early May. It was an Oatmeal
Stout PM kit I bought from Northern Brewer that I added 4oz of Cacao nibs to the secondary for
2 weeks. I p...
Posted in thread: Lazy yeast pitch=floaties? on 09-04-2013 at 05:21 PM
Starting to worry its an infection. When I moved them into the light (gently) I went to grab my
phone to snap a few pics and by the time I did they were all gone. Then this morning they were
Posted in thread: Lazy yeast pitch=floaties? on 09-04-2013 at 05:18 PM
Posted in thread: Lazy yeast pitch=floaties? on 09-03-2013 at 04:45 PM
Pictures?Sorry don't have any. Will take some when I get home
Posted in thread: Lazy yeast pitch=floaties? on 09-03-2013 at 03:19 PM
So I have waited an extra two weeks and these guys are still floating on top. Would really like
to get this batch bottled so I can free up the carboy but I'm worried about floaties in my
beer. Any sug...