Last Activity:09-23-2016 6:15 PM
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Posted in thread: Pellicle formed on yeast cake on 09-23-2016 at 02:22 AM
I'm not in to sour beers, never have been, never will be. I view a pellicle as an unwanted
infection that I fear will contaminate future beers. I left a yeast cake under about an inch of
beer for the ...
Posted in thread: WARNING! Gross Digestive discussion on 09-21-2016 at 01:54 AM
Beersk,It's weird, Sunday I drank all day. Not heavy drinking but keeping a buzz on most of the
day. Woke up fine the next day and BM wasn't runny. Last night had 3 beers, 2 SAs and one
Posted in thread: WARNING! Gross Digestive discussion on 09-19-2016 at 08:16 PM
I understand the needs and uses of probiotics and currently take one. It's specific to lagers.
Ales have no effect on me.
Posted in thread: Lager Troubles on 09-18-2016 at 07:34 PM
Botigal,I'd like to know where you heard that SA uses Chico yeast? On their website it just
says bottom fermenting lager as yeast type for the style.
Posted in thread: WARNING! Gross Digestive discussion on 09-18-2016 at 07:29 PM
But....Im only 34:(
Posted in thread: Lager Troubles on 09-17-2016 at 03:13 PM
Specharka,Do you cool your yeast to the same temp as wort at 48? I forgot to mention i did do a
diacetyl rest I thought it was fermenting at 50 but i was relying on those thermometer strips
on the fer...
Posted in thread: Lager Troubles on 09-17-2016 at 02:25 PM
I was thinking the same thing about the fermentation temp. Of all the research ive done Crystal
60 seems to be the consensus. I wonder how much secondary lagering time has to do with the
Posted in thread: Lager Troubles on 09-17-2016 at 01:34 PM
Every year I try an Oktoberfest that I try to resemble SA Oktoberfest. THis year is closer than
last but I never can truely get that clean lager profile with that deep body.Fermentation: I
Posted in thread: WARNING! Gross Digestive discussion on 09-17-2016 at 12:55 PM
I love this time of year that Oktoberfest beers come out. Usually I drink hoppy ales throughout
the year but his time its all Sam Adams Oktoberfest until I get sick of them. THe past few
Posted in thread: Killed my enzymes on 02-13-2016 at 12:01 AM
Update: The longer mash and added grains worked out great. I am definitely on my target