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Posted in thread: Green Flash Soul Style IPA - Can it be cloned? on 01-25-2016 at 05:45 PM
For yeast selection, it is going to be Cal Ale, from whichever supplier you choose.
Posted in thread: Common Room ESB on 08-25-2015 at 08:20 PM
You should be good to go. S-04 blew through my 3 gallon batch in just 2 days. Kegged a week
later and kicked the keg 3 weeks later.
Posted in thread: Crushed vs. Uncrushed on 12-24-2014 at 07:04 PM
I haven't had much luck getting above a 70% efficiency with their crush, but it has always been
consistent. I always keep a pound of DME on hand anyway.
Posted in thread: Question about my first starter on 07-24-2014 at 08:44 PM
I routinely make 2 liter(pre-boil) starters in 2000 ml flasks and have never had any issue. I
typically end up with 1.75l after the boil, so I would just chalk it up to chance or maybe the
temps in yo...
Posted in thread: Question about my first starter on 07-23-2014 at 08:14 PM
You should be good, even with the lower volume. If you play around on mrmalty.com, then you can
see that a 2 liter starter for a 1.069 beer would get you enough yeast. I just plugged in that
your the ...
Posted in thread: Mash Temp for American Bitter on 07-08-2014 at 08:22 PM
I've done a Bitter American based beer and I have always done 156, but I also use Cal Ale,
instead of 1968. I use 88% Golden Promise as the base malt, 6% Munich and 6% split between C15
Posted in thread: Opinions on Dry Hopping Hef on 05-22-2014 at 12:27 PM
I think I am going to dry hop by APA with the Citra and leave the Hef be. I need to take a
gravity reading tonight, but it definitely hasn't dropped out. I am a little short on vessels
and fridge spac...
Posted in thread: Opinions on Dry Hopping Hef on 05-21-2014 at 11:32 AM
I threw together a recipe for an American Wheat/Rye beer last week, but wanted to brew it that
day. At the LHBS, I grabbed packet of Fermentis WB-06 dry yeast, because they guys at the shop
Posted in thread: Yeast starter temp control on 10-12-2013 at 12:26 PM
Pretty cool set up though.
Posted in thread: Yeast starter temp control on 10-12-2013 at 12:23 PM
I guess it depends on how cold your kitchen is. Room temp has always worked for me, but the
house doesn't go below 68 in the Winter, because the wife would freeze to death or so she says.
Could you do...