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Posted in thread: Crushed my grain 5 days ago...... on 01-30-2014 at 05:21 PM
I think you should brew the beer for experience only, then send it to me for proper disposal
... :D... relax, all will be well.
Posted in thread: Belgian yeast for wheat beer? on 01-23-2014 at 07:53 PM
I wrote a whole nice paragraph and forgot I wasnt logged in Vman! Anyways, I have some
experience using the Trappist yeast 3787, the Witbier yeast 3944 and the Hefeweizen
(Weihenstephaner) strain 3068...
Posted in thread: Belgian yeast for wheat beer? on 01-23-2014 at 04:28 PM
I know this was ages ago ... but how did this turn out?? I want to use 3787 to make a Hef. and
then after its done, pitch a triple onto the yeast cake. Basically, the hef will be like a huge
Posted in thread: Yeast For Beaujolais Pyment? on 09-03-2013 at 08:34 PM
How did it go? I am going to try this strain with my Cab/Merlot blend this year.
Posted in thread: Is this an infection? on 07-22-2013 at 05:23 PM
Taste it. I've had batches with a plebicle on them that turned out great. If it's sour and
nasty, toss it. Otherwise, chill it and carb it and you'll slow down the infection
dramatically. Just drink i...
Posted in thread: Soaking cocoa nibs and vanilla beans in vodka on 07-08-2013 at 08:41 PM
How'd this turn out??? I am prepping to make a batch in Aug. to let sit till Oct.
Posted in thread: Adding orange zest on 07-04-2013 at 02:52 PM
That's a good question...ill be waiting for an answer from someone....You'd be better off
making an extract to add to seconday. Put the zest into a jar, cover it with vodka and let it
sit for a week o...
Posted in thread: Adding orange zest on 07-03-2013 at 03:27 PM
Do you add them in the boil? At the end or in fermenterYUP! Last 10- mins in the boil.
Posted in thread: Adding orange zest on 06-26-2013 at 06:39 PM
I tossed the peel (whole with PIth) from 4 naval oranges into a Saison I made. It was
fantastic. Nothing off or overly bitter about it. In fact the keg went fast and grabbed me lots
of requests for th...
Posted in thread: Combining Wyeast 1010 + 1056 on 05-16-2013 at 02:02 PM
I actually contacted wyeast about strain blending. I was doing 1056 & 1318. According to them
two strains can grow together. You just need to know how each strain behaves in order to
determine what wi...