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Posted in thread: Oktoberfest (Ale) yeast question on 09-10-2011 at 04:18 PM
My oktoberfest have been in bottle for 2 weeks and I'm looking to tap in them next weekend.
Should I cold condition them at this point with a week left? If so, at what temps?
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Posted in thread: Oktoberfest (Ale) yeast question on 08-15-2011 at 05:17 AM
I went with the US-05. Brewed on 8/10 Plan on leaving it in the fermentor until somewhere
between 8/20 and 8/24. Using an ice bath, it took about a day and a half to get the temp down
to 60 degrees. I...
Posted in thread: Oktoberfest (Ale) yeast question on 07-29-2011 at 06:13 PM
I can probably keep it 60-64 with ice baths. After I bottle should i store in a small mini
fridge to lager?
Posted in thread: Oktoberfest (Ale) yeast question on 07-29-2011 at 04:50 PM
hmmm, interesting. How high of temps can these yeasts withstand?
Posted in thread: Oktoberfest (Ale) yeast question on 07-29-2011 at 04:32 PM
Here is my Oktoberfest recipe, AG and have a question about which yeast strain to use. I've
heard S-05 works well. Any other suggestions? I'm down here in Florida so it'll be hard to keep
it under 60 ...
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Posted in thread: Raspberry Blonde Ale on 06-29-2011 at 06:34 PM
My next brew is gonna be a raspberry blonde ale. I told SWMBO that after these last 2 ipas and
a belgian, I'd do one of her requests. I was thinking I'd go with the Radical Brewing Bambi's
Posted in thread: Dogfish Head's "The Randall" on 04-28-2011 at 09:30 PM
Also helps for a less foamy pour
Posted in thread: Dogfish Head's "The Randall" on 04-28-2011 at 09:28 PM
I believe the 2nd chamber is there to put a second set of hops in to blend. It's empty in this
case. Sounds brilliant to me