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Posted in thread: Odd Consistent Off Flavor on 10-14-2011 at 11:39 PM
I have checked my water for chlorine, and found none. My tap water is about 5.8 PH if I recall
correctly...which is what I sparge with.I will definitely change that next time. Does that
Posted in thread: Odd Consistent Off Flavor on 10-14-2011 at 05:14 AM
good suggestion, but no. 30 psi for one day to force carb is all, rarely much more.
Posted in thread: Odd Consistent Off Flavor on 10-14-2011 at 04:17 AM
Sorry, it's hard for me to describe. It's not really a funky flavor. It's maybe like the bite
of a coca-cola, but not that extreme. All of the other nice flavors become restrained. I will
try to taste...
Posted in thread: Odd Consistent Off Flavor on 10-14-2011 at 03:31 AM
Hey guys, I have brewed about 12 batches so far. I have had some great brews, but a lot of them
have not turned out so well. In all of the lighter and not so hoppy brews I have done (2
Posted in thread: Airating Wort With Diffuser Stone Etc. on 10-05-2011 at 02:06 AM
Hey guys, I bought an aeration kit from AHS. This has a pump, in-line filter, and a stone.My
problem is that the line and stone seem to float to the top of the carboy whenever I turn on
the pump, givi...
Posted in thread: This is interesting... on 09-04-2011 at 03:26 PM
I've had this before also with a red ale, so it's due to high esters?
Posted in thread: Help with Brown Ale Recipe on 08-13-2011 at 09:25 PM
I'm going for a Southern Brown Ale from what I can tell. Something more roasty and a very
slight chocolate hint, while being very drinkable. Please critique, this is my first recipe I
have created fro...
Posted in thread: Interesting PM... on 07-08-2011 at 02:33 AM
very respectable IMO
Posted in thread: Blichmann vs MoreBeer Systems on 05-25-2011 at 12:55 AM
Is the top tier built to order?That's not good if they have not given you any info on delivery
Posted in thread: Homebrewing as a tax write off? on 05-22-2011 at 04:29 AM
Stocktires.....that is my CPA's interpretation too. The "intent" is there. The way I see it
brewing supplies could be part of R&D, recipe formulation, and/or marketing. All parts of
starting a success...