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Posted in thread: Grain Mills - Your opinion? on 04-28-2014 at 07:48 PM
I'm curious about latest thoughts on the Millar's B3 as well. I've read a ton on this mill and
initial thoughts were poor but they seem to be trending much more positive in the past year or
so. I'd lo...
Posted in thread: First Recipe Attempt - Columbia Common on 03-27-2013 at 03:18 PM
Could I get some feedback on a recipe I am trying to formulate? I am inspired by Widmer's
Columbia Common and this is my first hack at a recipe for something similar.Here is the website
for the inspir...
Posted in thread: Any homebrewers in the Woodbridge/Lake Ridge VA area? on 03-11-2013 at 07:53 PM
Posted in thread: Any homebrewers in the Woodbridge/Lake Ridge VA area? on 03-11-2013 at 07:48 PM
Stafford Brewer's Club meets the last Thursday of every month at Aquia Pines. I haven't made a
meeting as the timing generally conflicts, but I've spoken with a few of the members and they
seem to be ...
Posted in thread: Slowly Stepping up Ale Fermentation Temps on 03-11-2013 at 07:38 PM
Thanks for the great feedback! So I should start my fermentation roughly at the low end of the
yeast strain I am pitching and not a carte blanche 59-61?
Posted in thread: Slowly Stepping up Ale Fermentation Temps on 03-11-2013 at 04:27 PM
I was speaking with the owner of my LHBS the other day and he states that they always pitch
their "normal" ales at 58-60F. He then lets them start fermenting for about 48 hours before
slowly stepping ...
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Haus Pale Ale on 02-26-2013 at 04:46 PM
Did you ever try this hopschedule? If so, how did it turn out? The cascade I am getting from my
LHBS is 3.2%. I brewed the original on Friday and used Brewsmith to get my numbers right. I
want to brew...
Posted in thread: Yeast Washing for Starter? on 02-26-2013 at 12:22 PM
To be on the safe side after looking at the details in MrMalty I decided to decant and combine
the three jars into one 1L starter with 100g DME. The starter was chock full of yeasties after
12 hours. ...
Posted in thread: Yeast Washing for Starter? on 02-20-2013 at 06:57 PM
I also have been recently washing my yeast. I've collected from my last three brews and I am
getting ready to reuse a strain for the first time. However, I am not sure how much yeast is
necessary to g...
Posted in thread: Brew your own subscription on 02-20-2013 at 06:16 PM
Please PM me with the details. Been buying issues one off and ready to get it delivered!