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Posted in thread: Recommendation on 15 gallon SS brew kettle, HLT, and Mash tun. on 07-17-2014 at 01:59 AM
I tried to buy three Blichmann tanks from Midwest Supplies, but my order was canceled, as
Blichmann is out of stock and everyone, it seems drop ships them. My LHBS stopped carrying
Blichmann. Stout do...
Posted in thread: Carboy/ Keg Cleaner Giveaway on 05-27-2011 at 08:20 PM
Carboy cleaner please.
Posted in thread: Beer darkening over time on 05-11-2011 at 11:42 PM
I've brewed a blonde ale with 100% pale us 2-row. When bottling day came, the beer was crystal
clear and very light colored. After two weeks at room temperature 72* it was nicely carbonated
and very h...
Posted in thread: Mash temp has been 10f off!!! on 05-05-2011 at 07:43 PM
You really want a thermometer with two adjustments. Mash temperature is closer to boiling than
it is to freezing, so I would calibrate it with boiling water.
Posted in thread: Mash temp has been 10f off!!! on 05-05-2011 at 06:26 PM
efficiency will suffer being that far off. Also, the sugars in your wort are more
fermentable, which means your beers will taste thin and dry.
Posted in thread: Pale American-Belgo-Style Ale, commercial examples? on 05-04-2011 at 09:26 PM
Can anyone list some commercial examples of the Great American Beerfest's 17A category?17.
American-Belgo-Style AleA. Subcategory: Pale American-Belgo-Style AleThese beers must portray
the unique char...
Posted in thread: Dry hopping a Black IPA with Amarillo and Calypso on 05-01-2011 at 05:01 PM
I've got 5 gallons of a Black IPA actively fermenting right now. I've used Citra for bittering
and flavoring and added some Amarillo 5 minutes before the end of the boil. My malt bill is 85%
Posted in thread: Bad smell when malting grains on 04-20-2011 at 01:21 AM
Vomit, as you'd imagine, contains a lot of acid, specifically stomach acid, so it may be
lactobacillus. If it's sour, I wouldn't throw it away, but I also wouldn't try to use it as a
regular malt. Tre...
Posted in thread: Burnt beer/liqour! What do I do to improve it? on 04-07-2011 at 08:35 PM
That is not how you make barley wine.