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Posted in thread: Dismantle Brew Kettle and Clean Spigot? on 09-20-2015 at 10:40 PM
Are you using the Star San as a cleaner? If I remember right 1 step is a cleaner. Star San is a
sanitizer only, for cleaning you will need something similar to PBW.
Posted in thread: Inland Empire Beer Craft Meetup Group! on 09-04-2015 at 10:55 PM
Nice to see some meet ups in our area. If I was going to be around I would hit it up for sure.
Posted in thread: Thoughts on Blonde Ale Water Profile on 08-27-2015 at 09:25 PM
Ok here comes my next question. As I play with Bru'n water I am adjusting my sparge dilution if
I am using RO or Distilled water as my dilution I am noticing that the "Final Alkalinity" jumps
Posted in thread: Thoughts on Blonde Ale Water Profile on 08-27-2015 at 05:00 PM
Thank you for the responses. Dilution was my plan, in the screen shots of the current water
profile I am actually diluting with 100% RO for mash, but was not diluting the Sparge water.
Should I consid...
Posted in thread: Thoughts on Blonde Ale Water Profile on 08-26-2015 at 06:11 PM
Ok, so I have done a bunch of research and a lot of "google searches" and cant find a tried and
true water profile for a blonde. I have received a report from ward labs for my water and
Posted in thread: Commercial keg foaming on 08-20-2015 at 10:44 PM
I found when I had commercial kegs on tap I was running closer to 4psi. I had no problems with
mine. I dont remember it going above 10 at any point. Could just be me though.
Posted in thread: Water Question on 08-14-2015 at 01:24 AM
A mash pH (at room temperature) of 5.3-5.5 is perfect. I like lighter colored beers at 5.3-5.4.
You will need some acid or acid malt for lighter colored beers. What looks like an issue to me
is the su...
Posted in thread: Water Question on 08-13-2015 at 10:24 PM
What do you mean? I had some of that Stabilizer but dont use it as I havent seen much of a
difference with or without it.. I monitor using a PH meter. Usually have no problems hitting
Posted in thread: Water Question on 08-13-2015 at 09:25 PM
Alright so I have done some extensive searching on the subject as well as read many many
threads on it but can not wrap my head around how to adjust my water. I have been brewing for
about 6 years but...
Posted in thread: Kegerator and Almost Empty Keg on 07-03-2015 at 10:04 PM
You should be able to pump the keg dry. Make sure that you reconnected the coupler properly.
When you added CO2 again did you hear it going in to the keg?