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Posted in thread: Dry hopping in a SS Brew Tech Chronical on 07-21-2016 at 06:46 PM
I just used my new 7 gallon chronical for the secondary fermentation on a blonde ale. I dry
hopped for 5 days by putting the pellet hops in a bag tied by a string (all soaked in Starsan
of course). I ...
Posted in thread: Draw tube for bottling bucket? on 07-20-2016 at 06:01 PM
I found a threaded pvc elbow at Home Depot. Threaded on one side with the same threads as the
spigot. I had to trim it slightly so that it was about 1/16 inch off the bottom of the bucket.
I just scre...
Posted in thread: Homebrew Brewery Name? on 07-14-2016 at 05:28 PM
1) Make it personal. Something to do with your life, a nickname, a landmark event, place, or
personality attribute.That's what I ended up doing. When we lived in Tennessee we used to go
arrow head hun...
Posted in thread: Balanced Beer Ratio on 06-28-2016 at 05:17 PM
I don't have the Beersmith program I use the chart below. Am I the only one who uses this
chart? I find that if I use this in combination with the IBU calculator on brewersfriend.com I
get fairly repe...
Posted in thread: Efficiency Lower Than Expected - Expert Advice Wanted on 06-27-2016 at 07:12 PM
MadKing - no, my volume measurements are very accurate and my hydrometer is also calibrated
correctly. I did let my pre-boil and OG samples sit until Sunday before I took my readings
(always at 60 deg...
Posted in thread: Efficiency Lower Than Expected - Expert Advice Wanted on 06-27-2016 at 06:39 PM
On Saturday I brewed an all grain batch and ended up with a lower OG than expected. The recipe
I used is below as is a pic of my set-up. I have been using this set-up for years now and have
hit the OG...
Posted in thread: What's in your fermenter(s)? on 06-26-2016 at 09:56 PM
5 gallons of Centennial-Citra Blonde ale which is a variation of Centennial blonde ale but w/
citra instead of cascade
Posted in thread: Top Snack to pair with your beer? on 06-21-2016 at 02:59 PM
Big old Virginia peanuts.359331
Posted in thread: Worst Commercial Beer You've Ever Had? on 06-20-2016 at 03:59 PM
This past Saturday, we went over to our neighbors house who had leftover beer from a party. All
he had was some Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy. Fruit flavors in beer are definitely NOT my thing,
Posted in thread: Pale Ale recipe review on 06-20-2016 at 03:49 PM
Just curious, what is the AA% of the Magnum hops you have?