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Posted in thread: Aging after cold crash question on 12-05-2014 at 08:43 PM
oh yeah and the temp change shouldn't affect it too much. Once the carboy comes back up in temp
and sits for a month+ the aging will go along as planned.
Posted in thread: Aging after cold crash question on 12-05-2014 at 08:40 PM
Sure you can transfer it to another carboy to age. The dry hopping you just did will likely
wear out with each week that passes but give it a smell with about a week or two left in aging
and if you wa...
Posted in thread: Shaking the carboy again on 12-05-2014 at 08:21 PM
Might remain a mystery to what exactly happened. I personally think primary fermentation was
not quite complete and shaking it either stirred up some unfermented sugars or the yeast got a
boost. The d...
Posted in thread: Adding liquor to beer. on 12-05-2014 at 08:11 PM
Either add it at bottling/kegging or during secondary fermentation. Definitely well after
primary fermentation is complete and certainly not in the boil.
Posted in thread: Adding sugar to the mash... on 12-05-2014 at 08:08 PM
That's a new one on me. I cannot figure out why you'd want to do that unless you wanted to
boost ABV and dry the beer out and if you wanted to achieve that then not sure why you'd choose
white sugar. ...
Posted in thread: Shaking the carboy again on 12-05-2014 at 03:31 PM
Really doubt all the yeast was up top. Maybe you had a stuck fermentation and didnt know it.
Maybe the shaking woke them up again. After a week though most of that primary fermentation
should be done....
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Posted in thread: Blichmann Engineering Electric BoilCoil and RIMS Rocket Sneek Peak @ NHC 2013 | Beer on 12-02-2014 at 08:06 PM
Has anyone actually used the RIMS Rocket or the electric controller?I will let you know within
a month. I'm ordering the TOP and RIMS Rocket in a few days. Update to come.
Posted in thread: Stale hops flavor in my IPA's? on 02-21-2013 at 03:00 AM
No I don't add gypsum currently. I filter my city water and add pH buffer to my mash.
Posted in thread: Stale hops flavor in my IPA's? on 02-21-2013 at 12:17 AM
I've brewed a fair amount of beers in my 3 short years of brewing and my beers have gotten
pretty consistently delicious. It's rare to have a bad batch these days but my favorite style,
IPA, has been ...