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Posted in thread: Safbrew abbaye on 09-11-2014 at 10:12 AM
Just tasted a sample of my Octoberfest Ale brewed with Abbaye before it went into the cold
crasher.Just to recap ir started off quickly (within 8 hours) and raced away like a steam train
lifting the l...
Posted in thread: Does chugger pump handle pellet hop gunk ? on 09-04-2014 at 06:37 AM
Thanks everyone, just what I wanted to hear. Got a 10 gal IPA batch with 9 Oz coming up
tomorrow. I don't use a plate chiller so hopefully I should be OK.
Posted in thread: Does chugger pump handle pellet hop gunk ? on 09-03-2014 at 01:34 PM
Just bought 2 new Chugger pumps and wondered how well they handle hop pellet gunk.Because, I
like to free boil my hops (no bag or hop basket) and wondered if I could just send my boiled
wort through t...
Posted in thread: Safbrew abbaye on 09-02-2014 at 04:45 PM
Happy to hear that things are smoothing out Osedex. I tasted my batch at 3 days and it was well
"interesting" ! Nothing like I have experienced before. Sort of weird "old" flavours brightened
with a b...
Posted in thread: Safbrew abbaye on 08-30-2014 at 08:09 AM
Pitched two packets into 10 gals of OG 1.069 October Ale at 16.5 C 2 days ago. Took off like a
rocket and this morning I see that it's lifted the lids on my two plastic fermenters in my
Posted in thread: Faster fermentation with not rehydrating? on 07-29-2014 at 01:09 PM
I've just listened to a podcast on the subject that did experiments with rehydrated and
un-rehydrated yeast and it seemed that the un-rehydrated (direct sprinkle on) method worked
better than expected...
Posted in thread: Carbonating beer with soda water ??? on 07-19-2014 at 10:21 AM
Does anyone have any information on carbonating beer by mixing it (post fermentation) with
highly carbonated soda water, then bottling ?Read about this somewhere but can't any more
info.Any help appre...
Posted in thread: Would this float switch work in my herms ? on 06-30-2014 at 04:04 PM
Great - Plse let me know how it goes
Posted in thread: Would this float switch work in my herms ? on 06-23-2014 at 04:35 PM
Thanks thefost. This is the sort of collective knowledge/feedback that makes Homebrew Talk
great. There are other versions of this float that probably won't hang up due to sticky wort.
See pics. How d...
Posted in thread: Would this float switch work in my herms ? on 06-23-2014 at 02:46 PM
Not too sure yet.But it would be some sort of adjustable arrangement that would clamp onto the
side of the vessel and allow me to raise and lower the float switch.