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Posted in thread: Slight sour/rancid flavor in cider on 12-26-2012 at 08:37 PM
Is the flavor sulfur-like at all?
Posted in thread: Long term storage of star san... on 12-12-2012 at 04:04 AM
Do you mean storing a solution of water and star san in a plastic jug, or do you mean 5 gallons
of "raw" star san (ie, unmixed with water)?
Posted in thread: Blichmann Fermenator o-rings on 12-11-2012 at 10:46 PM
Did you ever find the answer to this?
Posted in thread: Floaters completely suspended in cider - what to do? on 12-09-2012 at 03:59 AM
Just some background on this cider and the steps I've done:- Ingredients consist of just 5gal
of local unpasteurized cider and wyeast 1098. OG read 1.060 on a hydrometer.- Fermented for
about a month ...
Posted in thread: Sight glass on keggle on 11-26-2012 at 03:06 PM
No, but I couldn't locate a decent one that didn't use plastic for the tube. So, I made my own
with borosilicate glass for the tube.I pulled the dial thermometers from my mash tun keggle and
Posted in thread: How do you organize your gear? on 11-25-2012 at 11:29 PM
Here is what you may end up with if you become obsessed like me. Luckily I had a 16x24 garage
to start with. Nothing fancy but it has everything I need. Hope the panoramic shots work
out...It's a bit ...
Posted in thread: How do you organize your gear? on 11-24-2012 at 02:07 AM
My gear is all stored in a couple of buckets and loose around my house. My goal tomorrow is to
come up with a way to put it all in one spot that makes sense. So how did you all do it? Feel
free to sha...
Posted in thread: Formula for steeping grains? Boil volume? on 11-18-2012 at 01:24 AM
Thanks for the input everyone. Seems that with all things homebrew, there isn't an exact
"right" answer. I'll just give it a shot and see how it turns out. Thanks again!
Posted in thread: Formula for steeping grains? Boil volume? on 11-15-2012 at 01:46 AM
I'm working on my own recipe for a chocolate stout (building from what I've read in the recipe
forum) and I just realized that I have no idea how long to steep the grains. In the kits I've
done in the...
Posted in thread: Felt good about my plan when I started but could use a peer review on 11-13-2012 at 12:58 PM
What do you mean by adjusting the gravity for the alcohol thearkPint?I thought when I took a
hydrometer reading of my cider it was pretty accurate!Hydrometer yes, refractometer no. Alcohol