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Posted in thread: Starter Slurry Yeast Density Question on 09-27-2016 at 10:40 AM
I'm sure it's been answered since it seems an obvious question but I can't find such a thread
with the search, there's no wiki and no sticky. If someone can just direct me to the answer (or
answer my ...
Posted in thread: How to Maximize Aroma from Dried Flowers on 09-15-2016 at 12:08 AM
Posted in thread: How to Maximize Aroma from Dried Flowers on 09-14-2016 at 11:09 PM
Good thinking, porterpounder. If I were to go the dry-flower route, how would you go about
decontaminating the dried flowers?
Posted in thread: How to Maximize Aroma from Dried Flowers on 09-14-2016 at 06:59 AM
I'm referring to your usual dried lavender, rose buds, elderflowers etc, and if anyone with
experience here can chime in, i'd appreciate it.I'd like to maximize the aroma intensity so
this time I plan...
Posted in thread: Gavin's Glorious German Pilsner on 08-22-2016 at 12:45 PM
[QUOTE=Gavin C;7474279]Water Profile344897Actually, a quick question. Did you purposely
undershoot the target Mg and SO4 levels?Sorry, just adding another question: You only
lagered/aged your lager fo...
Posted in thread: Gavin's Glorious German Pilsner on 08-22-2016 at 10:59 AM
You really take the most impeccable notes, Gavin. I swear you must have been an auditor in your
past life. ;)This recipe is at the front of my list now. Much obliged!
Posted in thread: Frustrated, disappointed and stumped on 08-19-2016 at 02:50 AM
Sourness and gushing bottles are clear signs of infection.I guess we can rule out issues with
your process since you've brewed consistently for 2 years.So, something must have changed
recently to caus...
Posted in thread: WLP002 very lumpy pre-fermentation. Problem? on 08-17-2016 at 01:04 PM
That stuff floccs like crazy too, so you may need to swirl it toward the end of fermentation,
just to put it back into suspension.Oh. The idea of swirling my fermenter gives me goosebumps.
What about ...
Posted in thread: WLP002 very lumpy pre-fermentation. Problem? on 08-17-2016 at 09:24 AM
Thanks for the quick response. Then it's confirmed. This is the damn ugliest yeast I've ever
Posted in thread: WLP002 very lumpy pre-fermentation. Problem? on 08-17-2016 at 06:38 AM
First time using the WLP002 English and when making a starter I noticed the texture was
completely different to any strain of yeast I've used before. Is this normal?I shook the
Purepack as usual, shoo...