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Posted in thread: What happens if I ferment to cold? on 02-13-2015 at 05:09 PM
I hope its not a sanitation issue... I am pretty thorough. I knew (for the most part) it was an
infection, no yeast should ever intentionally taste like that. I assumed it had to have
happened post bo...
Posted in thread: What happens if I ferment to cold? on 02-13-2015 at 04:44 PM
I had an IPA turn really sour on me a few weeks ago and it just dawned on me, I had been
letting it ferment in my dark basement closet. What I didnt consider until recently... the
basement is consiste...
Posted in thread: Unwanted Sour flavor in IPA on 01-10-2015 at 01:21 AM
I actually didnt taste until after kegging, now i know better. I guess i have to dump it, sad
sad day. My guess is it occured during cooling, since i did not use a secondary, or maybe my
Posted in thread: Unwanted Sour flavor in IPA on 12-15-2014 at 05:18 PM
I use filtered Seattle tap water. I have not added anything to my water as I have been told
seattle's water is quite nice.
Posted in thread: Unwanted Sour flavor in IPA on 12-09-2014 at 07:44 PM
So I prepared a fairly generic all-grain IPA.After 3 weeks in the primary I racked the beer to
my keg.After another week of carbonating I decided to give it a taste, because I am
impatient.It tastes a...
Posted in thread: Chiller on 10-27-2014 at 08:30 PM
I have a chance to sell and upgrade my wort chiller. I currently use a 50' copper immersion
chiller for my 5-10 gallon batches.Is a counterflow chiller the obvious upgrade?I assume with
my pump alread...
Posted in thread: HDPE 2 - 13 Gallon Fermenter? on 09-03-2014 at 03:31 PM
Sweet, thanks all, the video sold me but the validation is much appreciated!
Posted in thread: HDPE 2 - 13 Gallon Fermenter? on 09-02-2014 at 10:51 PM
The listing's title reads "Beer Cooler Food Grade HDPE 2".It appears to be a poor man's Big
Mouth Bubbler, on crack.Is there any reason I cant just drill a hole in the lid, throw a
grommet in said hol...
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Posted in thread: Homebrew Keg Transport on 08-26-2014 at 08:13 PM
Should I carbonate in my kegerator or keep it at room temp until the day of the wedding?(I am
Wondering if I need to keep it cold in the roughly 24 hours it will be in between my kegerator
and an ice ...