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  • Posted in thread: Uploading recipes from Beersmith 2 Mobile to the cloud on 09-01-2014 at 12:45 AM
    Just bring up your recipe and hit the copy button. it will copy it to the cloud.Sent from my
    iPad using Home Brew

  • Posted in thread: Home method to gauge AA%? on 08-26-2014 at 06:44 AM
    Does anyone have a home method for gauging the AA% of their homegrown hops?My guess is to sniff
    or soak some in water. I suppose some known ~AA% hops are needed to calibrate you're
    senses?ThanksSent f...

  • Posted in thread: Think I underpitched my first lager... on 08-26-2014 at 06:18 AM
    My first lager, an Oktoberfest, I pitched 1 wyeast pack, no starter. It took quite some time to
    actual start fermenting. However, it started and finished just fine. The beer came good, it
    just took lo...

  • Posted in thread: Hefeweizens Recipe like Pryamid on 08-17-2014 at 11:28 PM
    The key to balancing the banana/clove is pitch rate and fermentation temp. Given your target, I
    would under pitch just by a little and ferment at around 70 degrees.Lower pitch rates will
    cause the yea...

  • Posted in thread: Question on Cooling Wort and Oxygen on 08-17-2014 at 09:58 PM
    Your first approach is fine. Getting the wort below 80, before oxygenating it avoids oxygen
    binding to the wort and causing hot side aeration.Your comments in #2 are correct.

  • Posted in thread: Bug ID. Friend or Foe? on 08-17-2014 at 09:10 PM
    I think it's a Stinkbug also. They seemed to like/feed on the lupulin. I've also noticed them
    on new blossoms. I think they are turning the cones brown. I've declared war and am picking
    them off.

  • Posted in thread: Bug ID. Friend or Foe? on 08-16-2014 at 12:25 AM
    There are many of these bugs that showed up on my hops lately.Should I keep them or um a
    relocate them? Any idea the bug. Mug shot included. Thanks.217973Sent from my iPhone using Home

  • Posted in thread: Mathon Whitebine - nearly there on 08-11-2014 at 03:22 PM
    Where do you live? Asking bc I'm curious about the climate.Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew

  • Posted in thread: My Oktoberfest finished in 7 days? on 08-09-2014 at 07:19 AM
    That seems right to me. Especially with low mash temps. Shouldn't need to lager it much, since
    it's not dextrinous. 3-7 days should do it. Sent from my iPad using Home Brew

  • Posted in thread: Why don't my hops smell? on 08-08-2014 at 01:21 AM
    It is truly Year 3 that you get overwhelmed with hops.Thanks for the feedback. When you say
    overwhelmed with hops, do you mean the smell of the hops?Sent from my iPad using Home Brew