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Posted in thread: Adjustment with Distilled Water on 05-29-2016 at 09:38 PM
no, but the fermenting yeast will build a layer of CO2 over the wort. I don't foresee a
Posted in thread: Adjustment with Distilled Water on 05-29-2016 at 03:30 PM
I took a couple of bottles to my homebrew club. They detected the off flavor, too. Two of the
guys studying for BJCP thought it was a fermentation issue. Then I tried those bottles and
found that the ...
Posted in thread: Extended boil time grain bill adjustments on 05-24-2016 at 10:17 AM
The large sparge helped your efficiency.
Posted in thread: Adjustment with Distilled Water on 05-23-2016 at 02:03 PM
I don't smell chlorine, but I typically let the water stand in an open pot overnight. I can't
remember if I did so with that particular batch. My town does not use chloramines.What would
the taste be ...
Posted in thread: Adjustment with Distilled Water on 05-23-2016 at 01:33 AM
My beers have always had an off taste that I can't solve. I tried using my town's (detailed)
water report to adjust the water with Bru'nwater, but I still get bad beer.1) I am going to
order a water r...
Posted in thread: No Hydrometer on 05-22-2016 at 01:42 PM
I use the plastic tube that the hydrometer comes in. Just make sure your sample is cool so you
don't melt the tube.
Posted in thread: Extended boil time grain bill adjustments on 05-21-2016 at 07:11 PM
I increase the mash water volume to allow for the additional boil-off. No changes to sparge
volume needed.If you are gong to throttle back your burner, you'll want to try it on a pot of
water to figur...
Posted in thread: Brewing with flaked wheat on 05-21-2016 at 07:08 PM
But the bottom of the mash was way cooler than the water on top so I can't really say what the
mash temperature was.Then you could not have been stirring enough. Stir to equalize the
Posted in thread: Rice Hulls in Bru'n Water? on 05-07-2016 at 03:11 PM
Do flaked oats go in as a base malt? Color = 1L?
Posted in thread: Rice Hulls in Bru'n Water? on 05-07-2016 at 01:20 PM
Do I need to list rice hulls on the Mash Acidification sheet of Bru'n Water?If so, how do I
categorize them? My best guess is as a Crystal Malt with a color of zero (0).Thanks!