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Posted in thread: No Krausen? on 10-28-2012 at 02:04 PM
Thanks, good to know.
Posted in thread: No Krausen? on 10-27-2012 at 08:26 PM
Ok, I haven't made wine in 25 years, mostly beer brewer. Anyway, i picked up a bucket of syrah
juice last week, pitched a packet of montrachet yeast & it went from 1,090 to .994 in 4 days,
Posted in thread: Making a Triple Cream on 06-19-2012 at 05:00 PM
I'd like to do something in the style of a "Red Hawk". I am planningon adding 1 qt. Hvy.
cream(40%) to 2 gal. whole milk?It will be a meso & B. Linens in the vat. Not sure what my wash
liquid will be ...
Posted in thread: Cheese Safety on 05-31-2012 at 05:34 PM
Ok, I'm very much a noob to this cheese-making thing. I come from a food-service backround so
food temp. safety/danger zones are an everyday priority. So, after reading a couple books,
making a couple...
Posted in thread: Firestone Double Jack on 01-17-2011 at 03:41 PM
Are Firestones beers available in the SJ/Philly area? I haven't seen anyMB
Posted in thread: Stone-Victory-Dogfish Head / Saison du Buff on 12-07-2010 at 10:27 PM
Just cracked the one by Victory. I love the herbal tones. Rosemary being the dominent one with
a citrusy/pepper in the backround. I deffinately wantto brew this. The saison I brewed this
summer was to...
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Porter Question on 10-27-2010 at 04:49 PM
I brewed a pumpkin ale this past weekend and used a mix of cinnamon, clove, nutmeg, star anise
& allspice. All these were whole spices that I crushed & added to boil the last 10 min. along
with a coup...
Posted in thread: Stock Pot Deals on 10-27-2010 at 04:17 PM
I buy most of my catering equip/supplies here. They have good prices & service. I also just saw
their ad at the top of this page. This is where I got my Cajun cooker.MB
Posted in thread: yeast washing pumpkin ale??? on 10-26-2010 at 06:22 PM
I have a pumpkin Ale in primary that I used a Belgian saison yeast for the spice/clove nuances.
I am planning on washing and using it again if only to find out what kind offlavor carry-over,
if any wi...
Posted in thread: Am I the only guy that actually enjoys bottling ? on 10-25-2010 at 04:12 PM
Being a chef by trade you would think that I love the brewing process,not so much(recipe
formulation maybe). but, other than cleaning & delabeling,I accually enjoy the bottleing &
capping off of my ha...