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Posted in thread: Stuck at 1.020...need to get FG lower. Advice? on 09-20-2015 at 05:49 PM
Are you using a hydrometer or a refractometer to measure the final gravity?
Posted in thread: New South Central Pa grain buy on 09-15-2015 at 11:44 PM
Any plans to do a bulk buy this year? I can forward the information out to my club to help
increase interest if needed.Thanks!
Posted in thread: Honey Ale on 09-08-2015 at 03:33 PM
Honey has natural antimicrobial properties so there's no need to pasteurize it. Heating
(especially boiling) the honey will drive off flavor and aroma compounds so there's really no
benefit to doing i...
Posted in thread: Wlp 545? on 09-03-2015 at 04:02 PM
I've got an 8 month old Dubbel on tap that it just demolished with attenuation. It took it from
1.069 all the way down to 1.002. I pitched at 64*, then slowly raised it up to 72* over the
course of a ...
Posted in thread: Is it infected? What's this white stuff on 08-31-2015 at 11:35 AM
Definitely looks infected to me...that's a broken pellicle. Lactobacillus is the most likely
culprit but you can't always tell just by looking at it.If it tastes fine he's ok to drink it,
but be wary ...
Posted in thread: Hot hops on 08-24-2015 at 12:55 PM
They won't degrade that fast...I wouldn't worry about it.
Posted in thread: Mandarina Bavaria on 08-23-2015 at 03:14 PM
Sorry to resurrect the thread, but I figured I'd post my followup with using this hop again.I
am kegging a German IPA I made 10 days ago that used Mandarina/Tettnang and the orange/mandarin
flavor is ...
Posted in thread: Hop Stand on 08-23-2015 at 03:00 PM
As far as I understand it bring it down to 180F and add your hops, 20-30 minuets and finish
cooling. I've been very happy doing this, may happen again this weekend:mug:Exactly what I've
been doing wit...
Posted in thread: Saison tomorrow....... hop suggestions on 08-22-2015 at 01:37 AM
I've done an Aramis Petit Saison that turned out wonderful.I've had some commercial
American-hopped and New Zealand hopped Saisons that have been great, and some that have been
less than stellar. I li...
Posted in thread: Craft beer selections in the Outer Banks? on 07-01-2015 at 12:52 PM
I picked up a 4 pack of Outer Banks lemongrass hef that was pretty good, thanks :)I'm heading
down to the aquarium on Roanoke Island today so I'll swing by chip's since it's along the