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Posted in thread: BeyerDyke Irish Red on 03-15-2008 at 01:58 AM
I cracked one open for the first time today. I was, well not so impressed. Mine has like an
odd, dry malty taste to it which I've never experienced before. It could just still be young
and I did use t...
Posted in thread: you can't fit 3 gallons in a 2 gallon mash tun on 03-14-2008 at 07:36 PM
Vorlauf is the same for any process. It is what emerges from your mash tun when you add the
sparge water and eventually becomes wort.
Posted in thread: i'm not getting any carbonation on 03-10-2008 at 01:50 AM
It was due to temperature. I did a temp reading and indeed the floor was significantly colder
so I moved the brews into the kitchen. Hopefully things will get kicking before st. pattys day
Posted in thread: i'm not getting any carbonation on 03-07-2008 at 03:03 AM
i've been using corn sugar for my last few batches and am getting nothing in terms of
carbonation. like literally nothing.last time i used 1 cup of corn sugar, previously 1/2 cup.
both batches were on...
Posted in thread: Anyone purchase one of these? on 03-06-2008 at 01:48 AM
Alright well it arrived today. I'll post some pictures tomorrow as I had it sent to my parents'
house. Including shipping, it was ~$240Pros:*The price is easily the best non DIY that I've
seen*It is a...
Posted in thread: Bottling automation ideas on 03-05-2008 at 05:46 PM
alright i've done a bit of thinking on this (primarily because the lab supervisor is out to
lunch :)) and I'm thinking a purely mechanical way to do this would be to line a series of
valves in a row u...
Posted in thread: Latest brew day with the hybrid chiller (lots of pics) on 03-05-2008 at 02:02 PM
The setup in convenient however and was under $30 when all was said and done. It's really not
as difficult to clean as I made it out to sound. The real issue is transporting 10 gallons of
water and no...
Posted in thread: Would you pay over $500 for a 750ml beer? on 03-04-2008 at 05:57 PM
I wonder if it tastes similar to the DFH 120 minute ipa. At around 20% it nearly killed me :)
Posted in thread: Latest brew day with the hybrid chiller (lots of pics) on 03-04-2008 at 12:04 AM
what process do you use to sterilize the inside of the chiller?It is a big pain in the butt
actually.I have a 2 way valve in my my shower hooked up to vinyl tubing that is the same
diameter as the chi...
Posted in thread: Latest brew day with the hybrid chiller (lots of pics) on 03-03-2008 at 03:40 AM
I've done 3 batches so far. There is warping but it's not too bad. It is just a temporary fix
until I can go SS throughout. As per the dining room, as master of my domain I do as I please.
Haha it's j...