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Posted in thread: Please stop me before I do something stupid (First All Grain) on 11-01-2007 at 05:42 PM
Thanks for the Aussie link..that's pretty much what I was thinking. I think it's definatly
worth a trial. Going camping this weekend, but I'll take full photos and document the process.
Will follow up...
Posted in thread: Please stop me before I do something stupid (First All Grain) on 11-01-2007 at 04:21 PM
I've got the cooler already, all I've got to do is construct the manifold/false
bottom....that's when this idea hit me. Just figured I'd run it past all you guys first. I may
still try it just for the...
Posted in thread: Please stop me before I do something stupid (First All Grain) on 11-01-2007 at 03:04 PM
I'm getting ready to do my first all grain batch. I've done quite a bit of reading over the
summer and I was planning out what equipment I will need. I'm going to start out with a simple
stout recipe ...
Posted in thread: Wort Chiller Strainer - I Admit It. I Stole This Great Idea. on 07-06-2007 at 01:40 AM
As I've begun my AG research I came across this topic of using paint strainers to filter wort.
Someone else posted this question a few topics up and it hasn't been answered. Could a paint
Posted in thread: Is it time for me to try partial mash brewing? on 07-05-2007 at 10:52 PM
I've actually wondered if it's time for me to go partial mash also. Now I'm doing full boils
with extracts and seeping grains. Will I see a big enough benefit to go partial mash? I'm
almost thinking g...
Posted in thread: What are you brewing/drinking on the 4th on 07-04-2007 at 09:27 PM
I've got 2 Chocolate Stouts in the fridge, 2 Steam Brews, and 2 Old Peculiar Clones that may
not be quite ready. I've noticed I've begun to hord my hombrew like an old miser.I've got a
Bass clone Iv'e...
Posted in thread: Steam Beer No Carbonation In Bottle 2 Weeks on 07-02-2007 at 01:43 AM
Well two weeks after my original no carbonation post and cidery taste the beer has carbonated
and the cidery taste is gone. I did ready in the back of Palmers book that the cidery taste
probably came ...
Posted in thread: How can I get that Nice Creamy Taste on 06-28-2007 at 01:24 PM
At this moment going to a Nitrogen Keg set up isn't going to happen. My local hombrew shop has
the metal mini kegs with a carbonation setup that uses the small CO2 or N2 cartriges. Althought
Posted in thread: How can I get that Nice Creamy Taste on 06-27-2007 at 04:46 PM
Maltodextrin sounds like a worthy experiment. Sounds like I could boil and ferment in primary
as usual then rack into 2 3 gallon secondarys, use one as the control and the other a
Posted in thread: How can I get that Nice Creamy Taste on 06-27-2007 at 04:20 AM
Okay, I'm now on my 8th batch of extract with seeping grains. I want to work out my consistency
and get my procedures down before I make the jump to all grain (hopefully this fall/winter).
I've been v...