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Posted in thread: Kettle Souring - Low PH tolerant strain for fermentation? on 03-01-2016 at 02:20 AM
I did a kettle sour as well on Saturday using WLP677 (no starter). PH is dropping
slowwwwwlyyyyy. I wish I had stumbled on this thread first; I'll definitely try the probiotics
for my next attempt.:mu...
Posted in thread: First Sour Mash/Berliner recipe on 02-23-2016 at 05:53 PM
Yes, normal mash & sparge. Collect all wort in your kettle, cool to 110*ish. Add lacto. Wrap
your kettle in a blanket. Last Friday night around 9pm, I did this exact process.Checked the pH
every 10 ho...
Posted in thread: Vissani Fermentation Chamber on 02-10-2013 at 09:27 PM
My local store in Houston had 4 new ones for $147, I snagged a floor model for $85:-) it's
missing the front feet but otherwise in good condition. 100244
Posted in thread: anyone made a clean-in-place system for kegs, carboys, and boil kettles? on 01-17-2013 at 10:57 PM
I don't remember the exact amount but IIRC it would have been around $80. $50 for the fountain
pump, $15 for carboy holder, plus bucket and pvc fittings. You can obviously do it cheaper if
you have an...
Posted in thread: anyone made a clean-in-place system for kegs, carboys, and boil kettles? on 01-17-2013 at 06:10 AM
I have been using the Mark II for a few months now and I would definitely recommend it. I had
planned to build one myself, but the Mark II was only ~$20 more plus required no time to
construct. I use ...
Posted in thread: One of the coolest hop charts in the world on 01-04-2013 at 05:27 AM
And here it is: cool!
Posted in thread: Looking for recommendations on new brew kettle on 01-01-2013 at 02:12 AM
Take a look at the stainless kettles from www.spikebrewing.com. I have the 15 gallon with two
welded fittings (horizontal) and I use it for both 5 and 10 gallon batches. I have been very
Posted in thread: Advice on a tower for my first kegorator on 12-10-2012 at 04:16 AM
I bought the 3-faucet version of this tower, and I would definitely recommend spending the
extra $20 for Perlicks. They don't "stick" like standard faucets, meaning you don't have to
jerk the handle f...
Posted in thread: And the worst beer of all times award goes to... on 12-07-2012 at 09:08 PM
I would drink any of these before I would drink another Magic Hat #9.I refuse to even try
another magic hat brew because of #9, it gets my vote as well:mad:
Posted in thread: Serious DMS in Czech Lager on 11-28-2012 at 06:31 AM
That's fine for the future batches, but right now I have like 4 gallons left of a beer that I
have babied and temp controlled for 10 weeks. I was hoping to drink and enjoy it. I will try to
bubble it ...