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Posted in thread: Calculating ABV after backsweetening? on 07-17-2013 at 03:43 AM
You shouldn't need a gravity reading after adding the juice or whatever you you use to back
sweeten as long as no more fermentation is taking place. You just need the volume of liquid
added. From ther...
Posted in thread: Kegerator as fermentation cabinet? on 05-05-2013 at 08:33 PM
You will probably need an external temperature controller to keep consistent ale temps, but
other than that you should be good to go.I have an old BevAire that was struggling to stay
below 45F in the ...
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Haus Pale Ale on 03-10-2013 at 03:35 PM
Dryhop it is. This sounds good since I wanted to stay fairly close to the original
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Haus Pale Ale on 03-09-2013 at 08:53 PM
Any advice on working an oz of citra into this recipe? I found an extra oz in the freezer and
was thinking about maybe a late addition or dryhop. I'm not too familiar with citra so any help
would be a...
Posted in thread: Keggle on 03-05-2013 at 05:32 PM
The only benefit I see from a false bottom on a boil kettle would be to filter out whole hops.
I use a side pickup tube on my keggle and have no issues with using an immersion chiller.
Posted in thread: Towers on Keezers on 02-20-2013 at 11:50 PM
One other thing to consider is wall clearance when trying to open the lid with the tower
attached. If I want to open mine fully, I have to move the keezer about a foot away from the
Posted in thread: Towers on Keezers on 02-20-2013 at 11:47 PM
I wondered the same thing because you don't see many people doing it. I had an old kegerator
that wasn't cooling properly and had no issues taking the tower off of it and placing it on a
Posted in thread: Newell's Groundhog Cider (woodchuck amber clone) on 02-18-2013 at 10:30 PM
A previous post noted 48 oz of concentrate (4 cans) taking the fg from 1.008 to 1.029. Let us
know your results.
Posted in thread: Newell's Groundhog Cider (woodchuck amber clone) on 01-15-2013 at 11:02 PM
Put a batch of this together this weekend as my first try at cider. Followed the recipe just as
PilotCline did. I may be speaking too soon, but it was so easy I don't know why I haven't done
Posted in thread: Full Boils on 01-13-2013 at 01:18 PM
Check out BIAB (brew in a bag) if you haven't already. If you have the ability to do full boils
and chill all you need to go all grain is the bag. It's an easy way to go AG and many,