Last Activity:11-10-2015 1:04 PM
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Posted in thread: My first try at a original black ipa on 11-09-2015 at 03:28 PM
Nice, I recently just finished my first shot at a Black IPA. How do you like the Midnight
wheat? I went with only carafa III but I think next time I will try midnight wheat as well and
cut back on the...
Posted in thread: Value in raising temperature after primary? on 10-15-2015 at 10:04 PM
Thanks guys! I will raise the temp a few degrees while dry hopping
Posted in thread: carbonation issues on 10-15-2015 at 02:50 PM
1.040 FG sounds scary and tooth meltingly sweet.Beyond the issues of aerating after yeast
addition, directly pitching dry yeast, the FG, and capping issues, how do you add the priming
sugar? Maybe you...
Posted in thread: Value in raising temperature after primary? on 10-15-2015 at 01:04 PM
It really just depends on the yeast. Mosts yeasts will be fine if you keep them at a constant
temp but some (like Conan) require a temperature ramp to fully attenuate. After the bulk of
Posted in thread: Value in raising temperature after primary? on 10-15-2015 at 01:02 AM
Makes sense. I'm in no hurry
Posted in thread: Value in raising temperature after primary? on 10-15-2015 at 12:54 AM
Makes sense. Maybe I will put it up to 68 or 69 after 10 days or so
Posted in thread: Value in raising temperature after primary? on 10-15-2015 at 12:15 AM
Is there any value in raising the temperature after primary fermentation finishes? I made a big
black ipa (OG 1.082 and the target FG is around 1.013) and used a 1.5L starter of WLP001. It's
Posted in thread: Advice for Imperial Stout that is under carbed on 10-14-2015 at 07:04 PM
You spoke of making a sugar solution now, did you make a solution with water, boil it to
dissolve, and then cool it down before bottling or did you just add the dry sugar? The first
beer I made, I jus...
Posted in thread: Big Mouth Bubbler - Siphonless - Yes or No on 10-14-2015 at 06:09 PM
I haven't had an issue with my Better Bottles. I fear broken glass and a hurt back more than
plastic.Yeah I may try one to see how it is. I hate lifting the damn thing into the chest
Posted in thread: Big Mouth Bubbler - Siphonless - Yes or No on 10-14-2015 at 02:39 PM
I've shied away from plastic since I started brewing but the widemouth siphonless seems
awesome. Are my worries about plastic unfounded?