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Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-15-2008, 11:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 13,877
Posted By YC57
Keep it low with WLP300! Right after brewing...

Keep it low with WLP300!

Right after brewing my hefe this summer I had to leave town for work unexpectedly, and it was 100+ deg that week. That puppy went from start to finish at a "cool"...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-15-2008, 04:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 988
Posted By YC57
Originally Posted by YC57 I just happened to...

Originally Posted by YC57
I just happened to be reading thru while waiting for my first runnings (no mash out) to empty into the brew kettle. I had noticed the same need for adjustment with...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-15-2008, 03:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 988
Posted By YC57
Yes, however that will only adjust your strike...

Yes, however that will only adjust your strike water temp. The brew sheet still lists the sparge water temp at 170 deg F. You can manually change these temps and they will show on your brew sheet,...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-15-2008, 12:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 988
Posted By YC57
Continue on... Looking at the first sparge...

Continue on...

Looking at the first sparge addition, and against common sense, I kept the second sparge addition at the same temperature for a little consistency...

Temp of grain bed aftern 2nd...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-14-2008, 08:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 988
Posted By YC57
I just happened to be reading thru while waiting...

I just happened to be reading thru while waiting for my first runnings (no mash out) to empty into the brew kettle. I had noticed the same need for adjustment with BeerSmith and the sparge water...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-29-2008, 06:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,779
Posted By YC57
"Sigh". Cherry Wine. Still, I can only...

"Sigh".

Cherry Wine.

Still, I can only shake my head and laugh. I had pitched the yeast the night before and there was zero signs of fermentation as of 9 am the next morning. This is what...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 12-07-2007, 12:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,602
Posted By YC57
Ah-HA! I found some dextrose that I had...

Ah-HA! I found some dextrose that I had stockpiled! I am still curious however, about the usefullness (or uselessness) of fructose. I almost picked up a gallon of the pomegranete juice...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 12-06-2007, 10:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,602
Posted By YC57
Cran-Apfelwein with fructose? Possible?

I've seen others talk about experimenting with cranberry juice, but my head is spinning trying to find posts with results!

I am bottling a batch of Ed's original recipe Apfelwein today and was...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 11-09-2007, 05:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 995
Posted By YC57
What the heck did I just make?!?!

Foreword: This is only my second extract brew and used this as a practice/learning brew session...and because it was fun and I had nothing else to do last night.

My brother received an...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 10-22-2007, 05:03 PM
Replies: 5,048
Views: 287,102
Posted By YC57
I'm in with 5! 2855+5= 2860

I'm in with 5!

2855+5= 2860
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-21-2007, 12:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By YC57
Unfortunately, nothing is apparant to me at this...

Unfortunately, nothing is apparant to me at this stage in the game... :o

I actually did take a gravity reading and noticed it was off. OG was 1054, the range was supposed to be between 1040 -...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-21-2007, 12:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 832
Posted By YC57
I'm brand new as well and the first thing I...

I'm brand new as well and the first thing I learned was that I had to slow myself down and read...alot. I have found this website to be a wealth of info and the more I read the more I understand -...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-21-2007, 12:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By YC57
Rookie Move

I made my first ever extract home brew yesterday and as I proudly watched my airlock bubble this morning I found my first (of what I'm sure will be followed my many others) bonehead mistake.

My...
Forum: Introductions 10-18-2007, 05:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 190
Posted By YC57
Hello from Northern CA!

Greetings!

I was bitten by the bug when I received a gift certificate to a "Brew your own" facility and finally found a home brew store that isn't too far away. I made the plunge yesterday and...
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