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Posted in thread: Banana bread beer on 09-24-2015 at 05:41 PM
You will want to use some biscuit malt for the "bread" flavor. To get bananna use a heffeweizen
yeast and ferment it warm to bring out the nanna esters. :ban: You will get more :ban: flavor
from the y...
Posted in thread: Cold Crash - Fridge, Freezer.... Mini Fridge? on 09-15-2015 at 02:17 PM
An aquarium heater requires you submerge it in liquid.........................could work if you
can put it in your fermenter :drunk:I don't recomend it................
Posted in thread: Cold Crash - Fridge, Freezer.... Mini Fridge? on 09-14-2015 at 03:07 PM
I use an ITC-1000 temp controller. For a heat source I use a waterbed heater rolled up in the
bottom of the fridge under the shelf the bucket sits on.
Posted in thread: Cold Crash - Fridge, Freezer.... Mini Fridge? on 09-10-2015 at 09:11 PM
I ferment in and cold crash in a counter top height fridge (large mini fridge without freezer)
4.5 or so CF. The 7.9 gallon wine buckets I ferment in fit perfect with airlock on the bottom
shelf with ...
Posted in thread: What did I just make? on 06-29-2015 at 05:21 PM
No worries. It'll taste good. I have hopped up that recipe before with excellent results :)
Makes for a nice "session ipa".
Posted in thread: Experimenting With Yeast on 06-29-2015 at 05:03 PM
Posted in thread: Fermentation bucket with lingering beer smell on 06-29-2015 at 03:20 PM
A hardcore soak in oxyclean will help get rid of some of the smell too. One scoop per gallon.
Fill it with hot water and let sit for a day or two.
Posted in thread: Old school lagers on 06-29-2015 at 03:08 PM
Most American lagers have corn and or rice as an adjunct. You may want to experiment with
adding one or both. If you have room, I highly recommend getting a fridge and temp controller.
Temp control ma...
Posted in thread: Belgian beers to bring back home? on 06-29-2015 at 02:59 PM
Maredsous produces some very nice brews. I am fond of their blond, brown, and triple. You can
get them here in the states but are very hard to find.
Posted in thread: Kegs... on 06-29-2015 at 02:56 PM
I recommend getting another keg if you have one that is rubber dipped or even better just buy a
15.5 gallon pot. The pot will have better heat transfer and be more energy efficient. Not to