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Posted in thread: What brand of grain? on 08-21-2008 at 02:12 PM
Well, being the impatient person I am, I went ahead and just ordered one bag of Bairds
Vienna(no Best Malz in stock), and one bag of Best Malz Pils, grand total of $73.27 for 110# of
Posted in thread: What brand of grain? on 08-21-2008 at 01:44 PM
:mug:I'm heading up to North Country Malt Supply on Fri. I plan on picking up a bag of pale and
a one of vienna. They stock six different brands listed below. Any preferences of brands? They
will be u...
Posted in thread: Frankenfest on 07-10-2008 at 12:26 PM
Well she's chuggin' away now @ a burp every 3 secs. Moral of the story, aerate your wort
properly, and do a starter, which I did not.
Posted in thread: Where to score kegs for keggles? on 07-09-2008 at 11:19 PM
I scored three kegs from a micro brewery. They take kegs out of service regularily. Try and
talk to the guys brewing, tell them you're a homebrewer looking to build an all grain rig. I
lucked out and ...
Posted in thread: Grain bill screw up on 07-09-2008 at 04:09 PM
I liked the recipe so much, I though about purchasing more grain, enough for two batches, less
the Chocolat malt and Carafa. I would mix it all up and vacuum pack 1/2 of it for a future
batch. I wonde...
Posted in thread: Grain bill screw up on 07-09-2008 at 03:38 PM
Here is my dilemma. I called in an order for grain @ my LHBS. I ordered the following
grain:7.25# Pils.5# Carafoam3.5# Dark Munich.5# American Chocolat(should be .2#).5# Carafa
III(should be .2#)I ass...
Posted in thread: Frankenfest on 07-09-2008 at 02:47 PM
I feel like I just raised the dead. I had what I believe was a stuck fermentation. I analyzed
what I did. Cooled wort after boil w/ IC. OG was 1.069 adjusted for temp. Pitched lager yeast @
Posted in thread: Jump to all grain? on 07-08-2008 at 11:46 AM
I've brewed 3 all-grain batches, and am drinking the first one. Being able to craft such a
complete beer is addicting! Like learningmore said, the biggest change for me was your time
brewing will be a...
Posted in thread: Big Ol' SNAFU on 07-07-2008 at 04:32 PM
I always take a hydro reading, I just got carried away and forgot to take one before I primed.
The reading after I primed was 1.019. After digging around and checking my Beertools software,
Posted in thread: Big Ol' SNAFU on 07-07-2008 at 01:50 AM
Brewed an all grain Weizen last week.(Bee Cave Weizen). Its been 8 days and fermentation
stopped after the third day. EdWort's recipe calls for an F.G. of 1.009. Well, I had a brain
fart and I primed ...