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Posted in thread: Glass carboy won't dry on 10-06-2014 at 01:10 PM
My last rinsing of the carboy after cleaning is with hot water. Then I lay the carboy on it's
side to let the water sheet down to the bottom. I'll get back to it an hour or so later and tip
out the wa...
Posted in thread: Why am I afraid to Dry Hop on 10-06-2014 at 02:49 AM
I ended up putting them directly into the carboy.3 weeks in the bottle and I'm detecting a
metallic or maybe it's a grassy taste. If it's from dry hopping hopefully it will mellow over
time. If not th...
Posted in thread: Why am I afraid to Dry Hop on 09-05-2014 at 02:15 AM
Ohhh. I was gonna say!Don't scare me like that! :)
Posted in thread: Why am I afraid to Dry Hop on 09-05-2014 at 01:19 AM
Fermentation is done just store it where its at, temp wont really affect flavor at this
point.As for 5oz of hops for dryhops.....are you using leaf hops or pellet??I'm using whole,
fresh picked cones.
Posted in thread: Why am I afraid to Dry Hop on 09-05-2014 at 12:20 AM
I just picked my hops for the dry hopping and am planning on adding 5oz. to my 5 gallons of
Amber Ale which has been in the primary for two weeks now. My plan is to dry hop for the next
week and then ...
Posted in thread: Why am I afraid to Dry Hop on 08-24-2014 at 11:20 PM
Fwiw, 2 to 3 ounces of wet hops is roughly equivalent to .4 to .6 ounces dry...Cheers!Since
this was my first dry hop I wanted to try a 1/2oz equivalent to start with. I may bump it up 3
to 5 oz.Thank...
Posted in thread: Why am I afraid to Dry Hop on 08-24-2014 at 09:08 PM
Personally I would just dump them in, no bag.I appreciate the comments. I had bought a long and
narrow bag just for a carboy, but kind of like the idea of no bag. I have Cascade hops ready to
Posted in thread: Why am I afraid to Dry Hop on 08-24-2014 at 07:43 PM
I just did an Amber Ale on Thursday the 20th. I really want to dry hop this when primary is
finished but hate to open the carboy to drop in the nylon hop bag. I never open the carboy
until I'm ready t...
Posted in thread: Another Wort Chiller on 08-23-2014 at 07:31 PM
Looks good, I have 50 feet of copper in the garage, I want to do the double coil design as
well. Do I see stainless steel plates holding the coils apart? Nice idea! What size is your pot
and what size...
Posted in thread: Let's your furry brew buddy! on 08-23-2014 at 07:08 PM
219438 This is our brew buddy BEAST.Sent from my iPad using Home BrewHope he wasn't just
drinking your sparge water over there :)