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Posted in thread: Substituting Ale for Lager Yeast on 06-24-2013 at 04:02 PM
Honestly, I'd like to not have to cool it at all. My basement is perfect at 67 or 68 in the
summer. Okay, I'm a little lazy... I could do the ice bottles 2x daily, but would prefer not
Posted in thread: Substituting Ale for Lager Yeast on 06-24-2013 at 03:42 PM
I'm planning on doing a version of "Dixie Blackened Voodoo Lager" based on a recipe from "Clone
Brews." Lager yeasts recommended are Wyeast's 2035 (American Lager) and 2007 (Pilsen Lager).
Posted in thread: Pitched yeast 4 days ago, still not bubbling on 01-29-2013 at 04:14 PM
Ok that's helpful for sure, what kind of slight evidence did you see so I can look for those?I
saw just slight bubbling on top - not enough to hear the airlock bubbling except for maybe once
Posted in thread: Ale yeast substitutions for lagers - cervesa variety on 01-27-2013 at 06:28 PM
Go for a German ale or kolsch yeast, ferment at the bottom of the temperature range to the best
of your ability and you should end up with fairly lager like beer.Any experience with the
Posted in thread: Cornies for $25 per on 01-27-2013 at 06:10 PM
Local guy has about four ball locks and six pin locks. $35 each or four for 100. I just need
two really. Do I pay $70 for two, $100 for four, or offer $200 for all 10? If I got all (who
knows if he'll...
Posted in thread: Ale yeast substitutions for lagers - cervesa variety on 01-27-2013 at 06:00 PM
I don't have the proper equipment (or consistent temp conditions in my garage) to lager. My
"Clone Brews" book has a couple of recipes for Negra Modelo and Dos Equis. Both call for Wyeast
Posted in thread: Pitched yeast 4 days ago, still not bubbling on 01-27-2013 at 05:54 PM
I bet there is one. But if not, taste/smell the wort. If you cannot detect any problems, pitch
a new packet of yeast.I brewed a toasted coconut porter a few months back. This brew produced
next to no ...