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Posted in thread: Collecting Snow To Use as Water on 02-08-2014 at 01:08 AM
I used snow last year when i was brewing during a snow storm just for fun. I once substituted
my striking water with yellow snow and ended up with PBR, so use caution.
Posted in thread: So, when can I taste it? on 02-08-2014 at 12:57 AM
I like trying a couple if it is a new batch just to see how it is maturing.
Posted in thread: What's in your fermenter(s)? on 01-25-2014 at 05:44 PM
My first BIAB English ale in the mrbeer jeg and 2 1/2 gal of my biab pale ale in my 5gal ferm.
English ale will be ready to bottle in a couple days
Posted in thread: To cold to brew? on 01-22-2014 at 01:32 AM
I brew on my front porch, i put a piece of cardboard down to soak up spills. I brewed last
weekend in 20deg weather. Harder to keep mash temp but cooling is much faster.
Posted in thread: Hop ibu different between software on 01-22-2014 at 01:00 AM
Im thinking after puting another recipe in i think it is the brew assisitant app that has the
hop ibu off. Everything else reads the same.
Posted in thread: Hop ibu different between software on 01-21-2014 at 01:33 AM
I am using qbrew software for a english ale. With a hop schedule of .5oz of us golden @60min
and .25oz @ flameout and .5oz of uk fuggle @ 20min and .25oz @ flame out my ibu was 24.I
downloaded brew as...
Posted in thread: First BIAB and hops testing experiment on 01-18-2014 at 02:57 AM
Just did my first biab last week with a 2.5gal english ale. Ive done partial mashes before so
for me it was just another step. I really like it, i did not do a batch sparge and I still hit
Posted in thread: Mr. Beer question on 01-18-2014 at 02:40 AM
Mr beer kit tend to be weak on there own. Even if you put 3/4 of the second can it would be a
improvement. Could turn out something really good and easy to brew.
Posted in thread: How long to pitch yeast on 12-29-2013 at 07:53 PM
I was hydrating the yeast from a brewers best kit. Well my wife walks thru the kitchen and not
knowing tosses it. I wont be able to get yeast from my lbs until tomorrow. Which means 24 hr
before i can...
Posted in thread: New guy to the club on 12-28-2013 at 07:34 PM
Been lurking on and off for a year or so. Just started brewing last winter using mrbeer. Last
couple brews I took the training wheels off and went all extract with a partial mash, turned
out good. Jus...