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Posted in thread: Feedback on my simple saison on 08-27-2016 at 02:54 PM
Looks like you're hitting the saison nail on the head. Simple grain bills and German hops make
for a great saison. I wouldn't change anything you're doing, except maybe just to boil 90
Posted in thread: Lacto Sour with L Plantarum Caps on 08-25-2016 at 09:30 PM
I've made two 10 gallon batches of L. Plantarum (swanson) kettle sours that have turned out
great. @drgonzo2k2 sounds like he's got more experience than I do, but I'll pitch in my 2
cents.Both times I...
Posted in thread: Yeast Starter With WLP 644 on 08-16-2016 at 07:02 PM
can help you set up multi-step starters to figure out where you need to be. With a fresh vial
(3 billion cells), 500mL -> 2L according to Kai Troester's stirplate calculations will give you
Posted in thread: Yeast Starter With WLP 644 on 08-16-2016 at 06:59 PM
I've pitched it at typical ale pitching rates with success. Keep in mind, however, White Labs
only includes a tiny dusting of yeast in the WLP644 because they're still treating it like a
brett pitch a...
Posted in thread: What does low ph taste like? on 08-14-2016 at 01:16 PM
OK, tap water is in the ballpark of 7.6 according to my cheap meter. Calibrated using 6.9 and
4.0 solution mixed from the saches with cooled boiled water (I have no source of deionised
water which is ...
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 07-30-2016 at 02:07 PM
Just doughed in for 10 gallons of a Swaen ale malt / Eureka SMaSH IPA.
Posted in thread: WLP648 Brett Brux Trois Vrai - Single Strain Primary Fermentation on 07-28-2016 at 04:40 AM
At kegging I was impressed (relieved at least). Down to 1.009 (.001 higher than my house-saison
blend). It had turned the hop aromatics into pineapple initially, but at two weeks was tasting
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 07-17-2016 at 04:25 AM
Just finished off some Blueberry Wine from a club member that was fantastic. Now I'm on to some
cork and caged Brett Saison that's 2+ years old.
Posted in thread: Kitchen Faucet thread -> 1/2" MPT adapter? on 07-17-2016 at 01:47 AM
https://www.brewhardware.com/category_s/1843.htmUnfortunately the only kitchen sink adapter on
that page is Kitchen sink -> GHT, which I already have. Not kitchen sink -> NPT.I've ordered
Posted in thread: Kitchen Faucet thread -> 1/2" MPT adapter? on 07-17-2016 at 01:45 AM
Does it have to be a single fitting? You might have to go faucet to garden hose and garden hose
to npt. Garden hose to npt are readily available. Not sure if i have seen faucet direct to 1/2"