Last Activity:07-28-2016 7:22 PM
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Posted in thread: Does fermentation consume fluioride and other heavy elements found in water on 07-27-2016 at 10:20 PM
This is incorrect. For happy, healthy yeast they need more than just sugar and oxygen; they
need minerals like potassium, iron, copper, zinc, phosphorous, magnesium, and calcium. Some
yeast nutrients ...
Posted in thread: Does fermentation consume fluioride and other heavy elements found in water on 07-27-2016 at 12:48 AM
Anyways, the question now is whether using Reverse Osmosis filtered water to brew will require
any major chemical additives to sustain yeast. Is it better to have a mix of RO and filtered
tap water pe...
Posted in thread: Does fermentation consume fluioride and other heavy elements found in water on 07-26-2016 at 01:59 AM
I got a pretty decent under sink ro set up from amazon for like $100. Beginning with ro water
is much easier when trying to recreate a certain h2o profile.
Posted in thread: Does fermentation consume fluioride and other heavy elements found in water on 07-25-2016 at 07:11 PM
I assume the op is talking about the Flint water stuff with the "purposely contaminating
drinking water" comment.I'm interested to hear what yeast absorb, and if it could have any
effect on future bat...
Posted in thread: How long can beer sit in Brett yeast cake?? on 07-25-2016 at 11:54 AM
Keg it. That long with brett should make it even better.
Posted in thread: Harvested yeast off-gassing in refrigerator? on 07-22-2016 at 01:51 PM
When I save yeast this way I usually "burp" my jars once a week or so.
Posted in thread: The Barleywine Conundrum on 07-12-2016 at 04:02 PM
Just to clarify, you've had no change from the time you added the turbo yeast? Also what kind
of red wine yeast did you use?
Posted in thread: New Belgium & Friends - Fat Funk (Allagash) and Fat Wild (Avery) on 07-05-2016 at 09:22 PM
I got the same idea about the Allagash beer. When I get the time I plan on trying to harvest
the brett as well. Good luck with yours, I'll report back when I can.
Posted in thread: Calling all IPA lovers...what are your favorite 3? on 06-02-2016 at 12:17 AM
New list for me.Tommyknocker Blood orange ipaSurly Abrasive ipaStone Enjoy by...
Posted in thread: Help me pick my next Belgian strain on 04-13-2016 at 03:48 PM
I'm a big fan of wlp550, I make a blonde with it that is mucho tasty. It's plenty fruity with
that great Belgian tasty. Though it can be a bit too fruity sometimes.