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Posted in thread: Question for my California homebrewers on 07-30-2015 at 05:00 PM
For those saying do no-chill, wouldn't I need one of those cube-shaped fermenters or will my
6-gal buckets be alright? Do those buckets have any heat limitations, just wondering if pouring
in boiling ...
Posted in thread: Question for my California homebrewers on 07-29-2015 at 11:47 PM
Try no-chill. I've been using that method successfully for several months.Not for everyone but
it helps save water for sure.
Posted in thread: Partial Chilling on 07-29-2015 at 05:33 PM
Now that you mention it, I guess *I* do partial chill too. Except I sort of do the opposite.
When the boil is done, I let the wort cool overnight. Next morning I transfer it into a
Posted in thread: Stainless brew kettle worry on 07-27-2015 at 04:45 PM
Just noticed your in California, sorry, but it may be hazardous there....:)You may have to ship
the beer out of state for consumption.Texas bound as soon as things here are wrapped up!
Posted in thread: Stainless brew kettle worry on 07-27-2015 at 04:43 PM
This site comes through again! It's the best resource for the home brewer without a
Posted in thread: Stainless brew kettle worry on 07-27-2015 at 04:36 PM
Cool, that's 4 cases of beer I won't be dumping out...
Posted in thread: Make sure the valve is closed. on 07-27-2015 at 04:28 PM
Hahaha... yep. Been there done that.The very first check box on my brew day check list is
"Close valves on ALL brew equipment".
Posted in thread: Stainless brew kettle worry on 07-27-2015 at 04:22 PM
Excellent suggestions. I wonder if Bar Keepers Friend will do both? Polish the blemish AND
passivate the steel?
Posted in thread: Stainless brew kettle worry on 07-25-2015 at 09:54 PM
Back when I moved to all grain brewing, I bought an inexpensive (read made in China) stainless
brew pot so I could accomplish a full boil. When it arrived it had a couple of small blemishes
but it see...
Posted in thread: better bottle capper? (recommendations please) on 05-21-2015 at 06:12 PM
I use and really like the FERRARI ADJUSTABLE BENCH CAPPER. All of the major vendors should
carry it. Be sure to choose one that supports HBT!