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Posted in thread: DIY cast iron pipe draft tower on 11-15-2015 at 04:02 AM
Nice. I saw the same blog posts two weeks ago and made one out of PVC because I'm even more of
a cheapo.How did you attach the PVC to the refrigerator? I love the look of this one, and I
think I have ...
Posted in thread: Nut Brown AG on 11-05-2015 at 03:27 AM
I usually get above 80% attenuation with Notty, so I also upped the mash temp to 157. I'd
rather have this beer finish at 1.017 or something rather than 1.010, but hopefully I'm in the
sweet spot I'm ...
Posted in thread: Nut Brown AG on 11-05-2015 at 03:25 AM
Brewed this beer for the first time back in early September and bottled a couple of weeks ago.
Tasted my first one yesterday and.... damn, that's a good beer.I brewed AG as specified except
that I add...
Posted in thread: Does anyone dilute just to lower too high OG? on 09-05-2015 at 08:09 PM
I do it all the time. Good call on making sure the water is sterile; I hadn't thought of that.
I just add tap water. Figure the yeast is about to outcompete anything that could possibly be
in the muni...
Posted in thread: Bert Grant's Perfect Porter tribute on 08-27-2014 at 03:08 AM
Drinking the latest batch of this and man is it good.Any tweaks to the recipe?
Posted in thread: In Defense of a Secondary on 08-27-2014 at 03:05 AM
Yes. Most of the beers I've judged in competitions show signs of oxidation. Sometimes it's not
too bad- more of a "sherry" flavor rather than the really severe oxidation sign of "wet
cardboard", but m...
Posted in thread: Bottle Conditioning: The Wait is worth it on 08-26-2014 at 02:21 AM
My bottles sit upstairs in the closet of my man cave. It's 78F up here almost all the time. I'm
usually fully carbed by two weeks, but I let it condition at least another week before
Posted in thread: “The Black Box” Fermentation Temperature Controller on 08-26-2014 at 02:19 AM
Well, wait until *I* buy one, and *then* increase the price.
Posted in thread: In Defense of a Secondary on 08-26-2014 at 02:17 AM
Ah, the old oxidation bogeyman. Is fear of "oxidation" really still a thing?
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2010? on 10-17-2010 at 11:39 PM
27,391+ 5 gallons of AHS' AG clone of Real Ale Fireman's #4, brewed on 7/21= 27,396