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Posted in thread: Bought too much LME on 07-02-2015 at 02:06 PM
Some folks use LME on pancakes.
Posted in thread: Dilution of wort and its effect on IBUs on 07-01-2015 at 04:59 PM
Your top off water will have 0 ibus. Resulting ibus after dilution would be initial ibus x
(original volume / total volume)In your example that would be 26 x (3/5) = 15.6
Posted in thread: What size is your secondary? on 07-01-2015 at 03:43 PM
I agree that secondary is not needed for most beers. I typically move sours after the initial
ferment is completed to a smaller carboy. Also I'll move something like an RIS to a secondary
that I like ...
Posted in thread: Untoasted Oak on 07-01-2015 at 11:47 AM
I would return them and get oak that is toasted. Untoasted oak is going to taste well, like a
tree. The toast is what brings out the vanilla and other flavor descriptors you hear about.
Posted in thread: Boilovers on 06-28-2015 at 12:26 PM
If you have kids, the infant gas drops are basically the same as fermcap s.
Posted in thread: What are good hops to stock up on? on 06-28-2015 at 05:00 AM
With the styles you have listed I would buy Kent golding, hallertau, cascade, and Amarillo.
Posted in thread: And the consensus best, economical grain mill is... on 06-26-2015 at 02:36 AM
I have no personal experience with it but it looks a lot like my barley crusher.
Posted in thread: What can I do with old grain on 06-25-2015 at 04:30 PM
Taste them. If they don't taste stale then yes them as your would normally. IME stale grains
get soft, like a stale taco chip.Also how many pounds are we talking? If it's only a couple I
Posted in thread: AIH Kettles on 06-24-2015 at 04:59 PM
I had a 9 gallon one and currently use the 15 gallon one. Both two welds. No complaints for the
price. The welds look OK, I make sure to clean them well after each brew and hit them with some
Posted in thread: Rocket Fuel on 06-24-2015 at 04:53 PM
That sounds reasonable to me, really all depends on how "sweet" it is to you.