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Posted in thread: Mixing yeasts on 04-28-2016 at 05:52 PM
As this is the Beginners Forum, I'm presuming the OP has an extra packet of dry yeast and
want's to know if he can skip a trip to the store.Revvy, you're shooting for a specific result.
If you've got ...
Posted in thread: Mixing yeasts on 04-28-2016 at 05:35 PM
Personally, I wouldn't waste the time or money. Each strain has it's own characteristics.
Mixing them produces unknown results.
Posted in thread: Vienna Lager water profile question on 04-11-2016 at 09:26 PM
May I resurrect this thread for a related question?I think I read somewhere that Martin did not
recommend sulfate over 20ppm on a Vienna Lager.Using pure RO water I've managed to adjust
Posted in thread: Raging Red Irish Red Ale on 01-29-2016 at 04:22 PM
lol... if you follow the original recipe, it'll be more than red enough..Good to know. I'll
skip the modification. Thanks!
Posted in thread: Raging Red Irish Red Ale on 01-29-2016 at 04:13 PM
Any thoughts on adding 1% roasted barley (300SRM) to ramp up the red a bit?I don't want to add
more roasted flavor.
Posted in thread: First batch- No hydrometer for readings? on 01-15-2016 at 05:21 PM
:DThat's a really nice set, but for the OP and beginning brewer total overkill. Chances are one
will break leaving him/her in the dark. Get a regular one with a 0.900 - 1.200 range or so for
Posted in thread: First batch- No hydrometer for readings? on 01-15-2016 at 04:07 PM
As long as you're in the market, I'd recommend this three hydrometer kit.They're well
calibrated, and each one has a very easy to read range. I've broken and purchased so may
hydrometers, it's the one...
Posted in thread: carboy - mystery break on 01-11-2016 at 04:32 PM
They corrected the leaky lid with the universal lid. That new lid doesn't work perfectly, with
with a minor mod it does (see this). I'm using 6 of these right now. For the record, I had a
Posted in thread: carboy - mystery break on 01-11-2016 at 02:50 AM
Wort was 60-62 going in. (really like my counterflow chiller.)I've been thinking about plastic
but I'm kinda old school on equipment and am reluctant. I've also heard of problems with the
seals on big...
Posted in thread: carboy - mystery break on 01-11-2016 at 12:29 AM
I bought 2 additional carboys to step up production.First use of the new 6.5 gallon glass
carboys yesterday, brewday went well.No warning signs. They were fine holding starsan for the
duration of the ...