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  • Posted in thread: OG reading is now .998, what is going on?!?! on 11-19-2012 at 11:26 PM
    Adding hops to wort that's not boiling? There will be almost no bitterness from them, and
    despite what people say "I don't like hoppy beers" you NEED bitterness or it's not beer. Even
    Bud Light has ho...

  • Posted in thread: OG reading is now .998, what is going on?!?! on 11-19-2012 at 09:55 PM
    I don't think you want to keep using Chloroclean. Otherwise, your next thread will be "Why does
    my beer taste like band-aids/medicine?". Residual chlorine and especially chloramine can wind
    up produci...

  • Posted in thread: OG reading is now .998, what is going on?!?! on 11-19-2012 at 09:48 PM
    Good point. OP, did you actually measure your OG or that just what the recipe says it's
    supposed to be?I measured the OG, i did it after I added yeast though... As per mixing, what I
    did was I added 2...

  • Posted in thread: OG reading is now .998, what is going on?!?! on 11-19-2012 at 08:40 PM
    I don't like telling people this but I have to agree with ncbrewer and thughes. Sounds like
    wild yeast or bacteria to me. The hydrometer might be off but the statement that is a dead give
    away to me i...

  • Posted in thread: OG reading is now .998, what is going on?!?! on 11-19-2012 at 08:37 PM
    Would suggest checking your hydrometer. Float it in plain water and see if it reads a perfect
    1.000. In other words, calibrate it. But you're right - that's a screwy reading. Might want to
    also consid...

  • Posted in thread: OG reading is now .998, what is going on?!?! on 11-19-2012 at 07:56 PM
    Here's info at a glance:Amber ale,- 1 kg of liquid malt extract (if I'm correct, the yellow
    syrupy stuff used to replace dextrose)- 1 kg of amber ale beer kit malt- 1 packet of safale
    us-05- a pack of...

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