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Posted in thread: Bottles breaking on 05-06-2014 at 01:48 PM
So I'm wondering, Is there a way to look at the bottle before you open it to see if it's going
to crack. I've been home brewing for a while and never had this happen to me until recently and
now it's ...
Posted in thread: How long for gelatin to work? on 07-08-2013 at 05:53 PM
Posted in thread: How long for gelatin to work? on 07-08-2013 at 05:42 PM
Should you add in a "secondary" and then rack to a keg once it clears, or just add it in the
Posted in thread: First Wort Hopping and Skimming on 02-16-2013 at 01:51 PM
Thanks for all of the input guys. I'm definitely not trying to convert anybody to doing things
one way or another, just contemplating my next beer and thinking "out loud" about possible
issues etc. I ...
Posted in thread: First Wort Hopping and Skimming on 02-15-2013 at 10:16 AM
I'm actually not familiar with skimming anything off during the boil. What purpose does this
serve??So the foam and stuff that rises to the top as the wort come to a boil is mostly protein
and other j...
Posted in thread: First Wort Hopping and Skimming on 02-15-2013 at 12:12 AM
So I'm planning out my next brew.... and thinking about trying out "First Wort Hopping" just to
see if I like the results, but I have a question that I thought someone on here might be able
Posted in thread: Induction Plate not Boiling quite right on 01-21-2013 at 02:29 PM
This thread was very timely. I'd like to move the starter prep to the basement brewery.Would
you know a source for a 10-16 quart, induction friendly, pot?ThanksTake a fridge magnet to
Posted in thread: Lager Starter - Over-pitching on 01-11-2013 at 03:02 AM
i wouldnt worry about over pitching. If anything you might have a lack of esters (which is
desireable). I overpitched a good kolsch recipe and it tasted like a light american lager-Just
Posted in thread: Lager Starter - Over-pitching on 01-11-2013 at 02:48 AM
Looking for opinions here. In general if you're doing a starter for a lager and yeastcalc.com
says you need x number of cells, how much of a percentage over x can you go before you start
getting the o...
Posted in thread: Induction Plate not Boiling quite right on 11-21-2012 at 01:53 PM
DustBow - What model induction cooker do you have? I'm thinking I might go for a bigger one
than the one I have and I'm trying to get a feel for what others are using.