Last Activity:03-16-2014 10:43 AM
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Posted in thread: Carapills, Torified Barley, Flaked Wheat and Mashing for Head Retention on 03-13-2014 at 07:27 PM
APA? 4 oz of carapils will work just fine for a 5 gallon batch.
Posted in thread: Happy Birthday Yooper! on 03-09-2014 at 01:05 PM
Belated happy birthday Yoop! Hope you're recovering from the celebration!ya, I'll be joining
the 50 club in a couple months too. sigh.....
Posted in thread: Collecting Snow To Use as Water on 03-08-2014 at 12:05 PM
dragginrabbit, I think you've taken KGB09's words out of context. He says there is no need to
boil snow to make it safe to drink. Then he offers up suggestions to easy people's minds about
Posted in thread: Washing Yeast, Not sure I got it right on 03-06-2014 at 09:54 AM
Some yeasts seem to be easier to wash too. This one may be one of the tougher ones. Having such
a dark beer makes it tough too. This time, you just may have to do it as eastoak suggested.
Posted in thread: Washing Yeast, Not sure I got it right on 03-05-2014 at 07:25 PM
Posted in thread: Washing Yeast, Not sure I got it right on 03-05-2014 at 07:23 PM
You only let it sit for about 20 minutes. You cold crashed this. Swirl it around a bit after it
has warmed up a little, let it sit for about 10 minutes, and you should see the different
layers. Did yo...
Posted in thread: Where did the Hops Go? on 03-03-2014 at 06:52 PM
5 gm is less than 1/4 ounce. 28 gm is 1 ounce.Oh ok, I see how your hop schedule works. Not
sure... hmm, that just seems like a labor intensive way to do things. Well, carry on. And good
Posted in thread: Collecting Snow To Use as Water on 02-14-2014 at 06:15 PM
Touche! I'm slowly relaxing and am more comfortable with brewing. (Tho I still worry plenty!)
Posted in thread: Collecting Snow To Use as Water on 02-14-2014 at 04:00 PM
People, people, people. It doesn't need to be purified or filtered or anything like that. It's
going to boil in your kettle for an hour... Using snow is not a gimmick. It's fun. Why not use
it? We hav...
Posted in thread: May the Schwarz-bier With You on 02-13-2014 at 06:09 PM
BRILLIANT!!!! I've been wanting to brew a schwartzbier, but I was also intrigued by a Cinco de
Mayo beer I had last spring. Great experiment; be sure to let us know how it goes!