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  • Posted in thread: Two packets of dry yeast? on 12-11-2009 at 08:22 PM
    Thanks for the quick response.Gila, sounds like a good rule of thumb.XXguy, I'll use the
    mrmalty calculator for now on, but I think it if says more than 1 packet, I'll go with 2. Can't
    hurt can it?wal...

  • Posted in thread: Two packets of dry yeast? on 12-11-2009 at 08:04 PM
    So for my first batch, I decided to use two packets of S-04 yeast as an insurance policy. I
    figured, I wouldn't have as many concerns about lag time or strong enough fermentation.I'm
    planning out my s...

  • Posted in thread: Porter Recipe, thoughts? on 12-09-2009 at 09:59 PM
    I'll watch out for the scissors... I need to ask mom if I can use them;)Thanks for the help!

  • Posted in thread: Porter Recipe, thoughts? on 12-09-2009 at 07:53 PM
    I'm intrigued by the idea of adding malto-dextrin. I may try that. Are there any
    tips/tricks/warnings, I should know?

  • Posted in thread: Porter Recipe, thoughts? on 12-09-2009 at 05:58 PM
    I'm an engineer or rather just an excel junkie and enjoy setting up an excel spreadsheet to do
    the math.The only math I haven't included yet is SRM, but it looked like the calculations are a
    little to...

  • Posted in thread: Porter Recipe, thoughts? on 12-09-2009 at 04:13 PM
    well... I'm doing a partial boil, but I calculate the SG for the partial boil, in additional to
    the "batch" SG (or rather just OG).

  • Posted in thread: Spruce tip ale on 12-09-2009 at 03:57 PM
    If you bitter with ingredients besides hops, I'm guessing you should be even more careful about
    sanitation? I know hops have some antiseptic qualities.What do you think? Is this splitting
    hairs...?

  • Posted in thread: Porter Recipe, thoughts? on 12-09-2009 at 03:47 PM
    motobrewer-Good to know about the gravity increase from steeping. I am using my own spreadsheet
    that uses the formula's from "How to Brew" and those formulas definitely give some credit for
    steeping g...

  • Posted in thread: Porter Recipe, thoughts? on 12-09-2009 at 03:53 AM
    motobrewer-I keep going back and forth... I was reading Austin Homebrew's website and their
    description says it's primarily for color and reducing the chocolate flavors from chocolate
    malt. They make ...

  • Posted in thread: Porter Recipe, thoughts? on 12-09-2009 at 03:32 AM
    Thanks, folks... This is where I'm at now... I'm going to stick with the full 1 oz of NB, so
    that I get pretty much just the bitterness for balance. But I'm definitely cutting back on the
    flavor and a...

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