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Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2015? on 06-29-2015 at 08:42 PM
Hang on, I've got to point out a correction. (Makes me wonder how many other times this has
happened).More than you can possibly imagine.5 ga Cream ale base.I will add anise later to
serve to the Gree...
Posted in thread: 80° wort dumped on last batch yeast cake... Asking for trouble? on 06-29-2015 at 08:38 PM
As do I, I just meant that I only made that mistake with 2 batches before I changed my
warm-pitching ways. Been brewing for years :)Right, but that's my point. You've only started 2
on the warm side. ...
Posted in thread: 80° wort dumped on last batch yeast cake... Asking for trouble? on 06-27-2015 at 04:17 AM
Just being polite and not overly assertive. I've had 2 separate batches, one a brown ale and
one a porter come out tasting like bananas and have a syrupy mouth feel when I pitched too
warm. Brewed the...
Posted in thread: 80° wort dumped on last batch yeast cake... Asking for trouble? on 06-27-2015 at 12:53 AM
I would pretty strongly disagree, yes it will ferment and make beer and it might even taste
good, but imho you greatly increase the chances of off flavors. The yeast acclimate to their
Posted in thread: Beersmith 2 on 06-27-2015 at 12:35 AM
The phone app is great to have a recipe handy remotely, but the desktop app has a lot more
power. I have both and use the desktop app _far_ more. I do recipe formulation, scale-up and
down, etc. on th...
Posted in thread: Hop at boil 0 minutes on 06-27-2015 at 12:27 AM
Alot of times if the recipe says 0 min boil (and if its a commercial clone), those hops spend
20 min or so in the whirlpool, still providing flavors and aromatics. So if your beer could use
a little m...
Posted in thread: Craft Beer MAW(Easy Version) on 06-27-2015 at 12:14 AM
Well, at least all the south FL stuff is getting closer to me. Still nothing over here.