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Posted in thread: Harvesting yeast out of primary on 05-07-2013 at 04:37 AM
I wouldn't because you risk contamination. The alcohol in the beer creates a protective layer.
Once you remove that, your risk of infection goes up. I use half gallon ball jars. Fill half
way, boil in...
Posted in thread: Primary Fermentation Question on 03-28-2013 at 04:41 PM
DOH ! I was measuring with my refractometer. FG is at 95 with a hydrometer. All is well.
Posted in thread: Primary Fermentation Question on 03-28-2013 at 12:01 AM
I'm at day 14 and the gravity is at 1.032. I wonder if the one pack of Lalvin yeast wasn't
Posted in thread: Primary Fermentation Question on 03-24-2013 at 04:12 AM
The Eclipse kit said it should be done in 7 days, but to check the gravity every day.
Posted in thread: Primary Fermentation Question on 03-23-2013 at 11:23 PM
I have a Cab that started at 1.090. At day 9 and 10 it's at 1.036. I've kept temps at 74
degrees. Should I be concerned?This is my first wine, thanks for any help!
Posted in thread: cabernet sauvignon on 01-12-2013 at 04:19 AM
I've been making beer for years, but it's time to show my wife some love. Cabs are her favorite
so I was thinking of buying a kit to make her some wine. I'm looking for some advice. I'd like
Posted in thread: 3 FLoyds Zombie Dust attempt. Help/info requested on 04-05-2012 at 04:12 PM
So are most of you guys doing a FWH with Citra? I'm concerned about using this hop early in the
Posted in thread: Excellent fermentor for 11 gallons on 04-05-2012 at 04:04 AM
OP did you have them delivered?Sure did. No problems. Good deal on combined shipping too.
Posted in thread: Excellent fermentor for 11 gallons on 04-04-2012 at 11:18 PM
Just purchased a few of these, very well made, food safe, and easy to clean.
Posted in thread: Berliner Weisse Methods on 03-09-2012 at 11:15 PM
Wyeast. I also add more lacto at bottling.