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Posted in thread: How big or small a mash tun? on 05-21-2014 at 04:55 AM
I think the least amount of grain I have put in my round 10 gal cooler was 7 pounds. Maybe lost
a degree or two Fahrenheit.
Posted in thread: low mash temps on 03-03-2014 at 02:32 AM
I use the same formula for my strike water and I always add 3 to 5 degrees to the temp
depending on the time of year. That is after preheating the tun too. Just have to take notes
and adjust for the n...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 01-14-2014 at 08:16 AM
A recent trip to Chicago for work landed me in several of the local brewpubs. During one visit
I couldn't help but overhear a couple guys talking some serious beer. Both college guys and one
Posted in thread: What was your Gatewaybeer to craft beer? on 01-14-2014 at 08:01 AM
Nice post Bighops. My beer that got me into beer was also by shiner, the Hefeweizen. The
interesting thing is that I cant get that in MN. I first had it in texas, where my wife is
Posted in thread: Opportunity sometimes smacks ya in the face on 10-25-2013 at 07:33 PM
Also interested in your education/experience previous to this job.
Posted in thread: Teflon tape question on 10-18-2013 at 11:40 PM
Shouldn't the tape always be wound in the same direction as you thread on?Interesting, this is
the same way I wind my tape. Not sure how winding it opposite direction would keeping it from
Posted in thread: Crazy yeast bag idea? on 10-18-2013 at 07:49 AM
This is nuts. Subscribed!
Posted in thread: Brew Dogs... on 10-18-2013 at 07:43 AM
Did anyone else read this in a Scottish accent?yes, scotty, from star trek.ive been trying to
get my dad to lend me his six gallon crock for some time for open fermentation. i didnt see the
Posted in thread: what do you do with your bad batches on 10-16-2013 at 07:29 AM
Havent had an infection yet, but if aging didnt help, id most likely drink it anyway. Unless im
ready to brew and its taking up keg space, then its down the drain.
Posted in thread: 2013's How many gal of homebrew in 2013 on 10-14-2013 at 05:29 AM
5 gal amber ale45,421