Last Activity:08-28-2014 5:46 PM
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Posted in thread: What to do... BIAB or build a Mash Tun? on 08-28-2014 at 12:56 PM
I do BIAB exclusively and I love the simplicity and get fine efficiency, but I am planning to
buy a cooler pretty soon. Mostly because I have issues with holding mash temp with BIAB -- even
with all t...
Posted in thread: Eva Dry as heat source? on 08-27-2014 at 02:28 AM
Don't forget that the EvaDry is releasing it's trapped moisture back into the fermentation
chamber while it is heating.Ooh yeeaahh... stupid science always getting in the way. :D
Posted in thread: Eva Dry as heat source? on 08-26-2014 at 01:07 AM
I have an Eva Dry dehumidifier in my ferm chamber -- the kind that works like Damp Rid but you
can plug it in to dry out the beads. I also have a little space heater. Had a brain wave when I
Posted in thread: Tripel/ IPA hybrid on 08-23-2014 at 07:12 PM
I don't necessarily agree with the "mix two beers in a glass" concept -- the result of that
would be "half hoppy" and "half Belgian", whereas the beer you're considering would be all
hoppy and all Bel...
Posted in thread: Steeping/mashing grains in juice? on 08-22-2014 at 01:14 AM
Well, you wouldn't be boiling anything, just raising to somewhere in the 150s for the mash, and
it would be a small portion of the total juice. And you in a sense do "water down" the apple
juice with ...
Posted in thread: Steeping/mashing grains in juice? on 08-21-2014 at 08:07 PM
I'm planning a graff for pretty soon, something very light on the grain side and heavy on the
cider -- probably just a pound or so of medium crystal, along with a bit of 6-row if necessary
Posted in thread: What's the worst craft brew (commercial) you've had? on 08-17-2014 at 02:43 AM
New Belgium SnapshotSent from my iPhone using Home BrewWeird, I've had a few of those and it
struck me as a rather plain, even boring-ish beer but quite inoffensive. *shrug*Here's a
Posted in thread: Beer Nutrient for Mead? on 08-16-2014 at 09:42 PM
Thanks! I went ahead and grabbed some DAP.Now that I get closer to starting a mead, I'm also
wondering about minerals -- for beer we obsess about getting sufficient amounts of calcium etc
in our brewi...
Posted in thread: Beer Nutrient for Mead? on 08-16-2014 at 01:07 PM
Hi mead guys! I'm a beer guy but I'm thinking about branching out in this direction. I've read
the FAQs and BOMM thread (though to be honest my eyes glazed over a little) and I'm wondering
about the n...
Posted in thread: FastLabel SuperPack Giveaway - Open To All! on 08-16-2014 at 05:38 AM