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Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 05-05-2016 at 12:04 AM
Posted in thread: Immersion Chiller -- Stainless or Copper on 05-01-2016 at 10:45 PM
You're right, that's weird. An immersion chiller is significantly less efficient than a plate
or counterflow chiller. Not sure what you mean by " the majority of your wort is just below
boiling for a ...
Posted in thread: golden promise and pearl malts - HELP!!! on 04-27-2016 at 01:09 AM
When I lived in Germany, I used Pearl malt almost exclusively for anything that called for US
2-row because it was easier for me to get English malts. Now that I'm back in the states, I
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 04-23-2016 at 01:15 AM
Fuzzy Blend #2
Posted in thread: What's causing this Hefeweizen off-flavor? on 04-19-2016 at 11:53 PM
O.G. was 1.051. Re: the clove flavor...can't rule it out, but I've never tasted this flavor in
a commercial example. I'm trying to get at close to Paulaner as possible with this recipe, but
I also lov...
Posted in thread: What's causing this Hefeweizen off-flavor? on 04-19-2016 at 10:37 PM
I wonder if the advice to ferment the 3068 at 62 (from Jamil, et al) is intended to refer to
chamber temperature, which in my case would imply a beer temperature of 65-66?62 should refer
to the wort t...
Posted in thread: German Beer. Holy crap Batman. on 04-13-2016 at 03:04 PM
After spending four years in England, and four years in Germany, I honestly wouldn't even put
Germany in my top 3. I did my beer trips in Germany. I traveled to Cologne, Dusseldorf, and
Bamberg to try...
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 04-13-2016 at 12:10 AM
My first lager. She's a Maibock from Gordon Strong's Modern Homebrew Recipes. Not quite May yet
but I couldn't keep my paws off :mug:
Posted in thread: Confession time: would you buy the beer(s) you have brewed in a bar? on 04-09-2016 at 03:14 PM
that applies for my dwelling in the USoA only! If I was still in Munich I would order
Augstiner!On the flip of that, I would have been more likely to purchase my beer in a bar
during the 4 years I spe...
Posted in thread: Missing Target Gravity on 03-27-2016 at 09:08 PM
Efficiency is 70%Should I lower my brew house efficiency in beersmith?Yes, take your last batch
and lower the eff until your estimated OG is equal to what your actual OG was. Build your next