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Posted in thread: 2013's How many gal of homebrew in 2013 on 02-14-2013 at 10:25 PM
10-gal Mike's Mustache IPA, 5-gal Simtra IPA, 10-gal Pliny the Elder clone=25
Posted in thread: 2013's How many gal of homebrew in 2013 on 02-14-2013 at 10:23 PM
10-gal Mike's Mustache IPA, 5-gal Simtra IPA, 10-gal Pliny the Elder clone=25 gallons
Posted in thread: Racked into secondary, think my yeast died. on 02-09-2013 at 02:48 PM
+1 to using a hydrometer. Did you put the recipe in beersmith or some other software? What was
your expected FG? Also, when you transfer to secondary, you are removing the beer from the
yeast. So ther...
Posted in thread: Dry Yeast Storage on 09-09-2012 at 02:13 AM
I didn't rehydrate it at the discretion of an employee at brewmasters in San Leandro, CA. It is
Safale S04.Why did they say not to rehydrate the S-04?
Posted in thread: Dry Yeast Storage on 09-06-2012 at 06:13 PM
I had mine storing in the fridge as well and this batch I just brewed seems to be taking a
while to start bubbling. Hopefully the yeast is alive and well!?!? Any thoughts?Was it dry
yeast? If so, did ...
Posted in thread: Fly Sparging Question on 08-31-2012 at 07:05 PM
Ok, I took your ^^^^^ advice. My regulator was a gift (it's old) from a buddy that distributes
CO2 and it only goes down to about 12 psi, but I can adjust it at the distributor too.
Posted in thread: Really cheap wort chilling idea? on 08-31-2012 at 06:57 PM
Yes? I thought it was okay as long as you boiled then froze your water? but i am very
inexperienced at this whole thing so there is a might fine chance i misread something :PYou may
be right on the sa...
Posted in thread: Oxyclean and Vinyl Tubing on 08-30-2012 at 11:27 PM
I soaked my kettle in oxyclean for a few days and got a rough crystalization that seemed to be
stuck on my stainless steel. I couldn't get it out no matter how much I scrubbed or even with
140F hot ta...
Posted in thread: Fly Sparging Question on 08-30-2012 at 11:24 PM
I recently made NB's Oatmeal Stout (AG). I just kegged it last Friday (6 days ago). Here's the
bill:6.5 lbs English Maris Otter1 lb Flaked Oats0.5 lb English Roasted Barley0.5 lb English
Posted in thread: Really cheap wort chilling idea? on 08-30-2012 at 08:16 PM
doesn't a cold water bath take much longer to cool than dropping ice directly into the wort?
just because of the surface area issue?a wort chiller is in the future for me just not exactly
in my budget...