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Posted in thread: Interesting difference on 04-23-2015 at 03:33 AM
I have read recently from an experienced forum member that many folks believed in the 3 weeks
on the primary yeast cake. So this fit with what you experienced.Did you use the same yeast
Posted in thread: Corny can't hold a 5 gal brew!? on 04-17-2015 at 01:39 AM
Are you Canadian? The conventional batch size in Canada seems to be 6 US gallons (23L) while in
the US and on this site it is 5 US gallons (19 L)Your Festa kit yields 23L minus some lost in
the trub a...
Posted in thread: Kegging issue on 04-17-2015 at 12:17 AM
I use a picnic tap. I've had two situations where the beer came out like crazy.In one case it
was at the beginning. I used a hose clamp to connect the line to the tap and it wasn't
necessary (it cause...
Posted in thread: Flat beer help. on 04-17-2015 at 12:05 AM
2 things I wonder about:A month in the carboy= the yeast settles out and goes dormant5 days of
cold crashThe yeast settles out and goes dormant in both those cases.You would have done well
to mix in s...
Posted in thread: Thommas Coopers IPA - Dry Hopping? on 04-13-2015 at 01:44 AM
Amarillo is my favourite for dry hopping. Very nice
Posted in thread: Old Beer on 04-12-2015 at 03:31 AM
I guess it should be fine. I think that the airlock would dry out which could leave the beer
stale to some degree.For bottling you'll need some new yeast. If you keg than forgettaboutit.
Posted in thread: All grain OG on 04-12-2015 at 03:24 AM
Congrats!Are you saying that your first all grain went off without a hitch?That is indeed an
Posted in thread: Air pump for oxygen on 04-04-2015 at 05:43 PM
This is all good information.I will try the testing that Gavin listed.
Posted in thread: Air pump for oxygen on 04-04-2015 at 03:27 PM
I'll google the Venturi
Posted in thread: Air pump for oxygen on 04-04-2015 at 03:26 PM
I think the original problem was a clogged stone. A friend fiddled with the regulator, thinking
it was the problem and we have been trying to get it to function again with a new stone. I
haven't been ...