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Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 08-02-2011, 02:12 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By chode720
I actually did get a water sample done and messed...

I actually did get a water sample done and messed with adjusting the water chemistry and still had the same issue. I thought that since I wasnt adjusting sparge water and just adding sparge salts to...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 08-02-2011, 12:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 773
Posted By chode720
Help! Astringency!

I have been have an issue with astrigency/harsh bitter flavor in several of my beers and I can't figure out what the issue is! They all have been English ales with some portion of dark grain in them...
Forum: General Techniques 06-26-2011, 03:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 314
Posted By chode720
New House! Moving beer?

So, my wife and I just purchased a new house and will be moving in 5 weeks. I was planning on brewing my Christmas ale soon to give it a few months to age before taping. If I brew it and just leave...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 03-21-2011, 11:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 352
Posted By chode720
Yes the new one was metal (I assumed they were a...

Yes the new one was metal (I assumed they were a standard size). Where can I get the plastic ones
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 03-21-2011, 11:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 352
Posted By chode720
Gas dip tube

I was working on rebuilding a keg I got as a present. When I pulled the gas in tube out, it was plastic and smelled very strong of pop syrup so I figured it was best to just replace it instead of...
Forum: General Techniques 02-01-2011, 04:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 408
Posted By chode720
Off flavor from high carbonates?

I have brewed several dark beers recently that have had a weird off flavor. My best guess from everything I have read is that its a sulfur issue. I had the issue when using wlp005, but only on...
Forum: HomeBrewTalk Announcements & Feedback 01-27-2011, 01:03 AM
Replies: 378
Views: 10,117
Posted By chode720
I have over 500 posts but can't Attach photos....

I have over 500 posts but can't Attach photos. I'm on the iPhone 4 and not a paying member
Forum: HomeBrewTalk Announcements & Feedback 01-26-2011, 05:41 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 10,117
Posted By chode720
Just downloaded, looks great! Anyway to...

Just downloaded, looks great!

Anyway to search for just unanswered threads on the iPhone app? I prob use this feature the most.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 01-06-2011, 10:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,303
Posted By chode720
Dryhopping helps to increase the hop aroma in...

Dryhopping helps to increase the hop aroma in your beer. I have dry hopped with amarillo in my pale ale and they are a nice flavor/aroma hop. They have a strong citrus component, but unlike cascade...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 01-03-2011, 01:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 552
Posted By chode720
Weird flavor from WLP005

I've used this strain on several of my beers now and they all seem to come out with this weird flavor in them. The best way I can describe it is a sourdough twang. It's not bad, just not a flavor I...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 12-31-2010, 11:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,769
Posted By chode720
Maris Otter Substitute

I love Maris otter and use in several of my beers. However, I'm curious if there is a way to substitute it. I can get a 50lb sack of 2-row for $35 at my LHBS and Maris otter is $65.

In the...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 10-28-2010, 04:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 663
Posted By chode720
No, that should be fine. The fermentation will...

No, that should be fine. The fermentation will always be a few degrees warmer than ambient temp as the yeast activity generates a lot of heat. Also, a lot of ppl ferment a Weizen at 62 or lower...
Forum: General Techniques 10-12-2010, 06:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,123
Posted By chode720
Starter was from washed slurry. Maybe about a...

Starter was from washed slurry. Maybe about a month or so old that I had washed and split into several vials. I also made a pale ale a week prior with yeast from the same washing and fermented at...
Forum: General Techniques 10-10-2010, 07:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,123
Posted By chode720
Thats what is puzzling me too. Its definitely...

Thats what is puzzling me too. Its definitely esters, but it was in my fermentation chamber, which is temp controlled. Once fermentation was basically done, I let the temperature rise to 68 to help...
Forum: General Techniques 10-10-2010, 06:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,123
Posted By chode720
Read above. I had made a starter. It was the...

Read above. I had made a starter. It was the pitching amount according to Mr Malty.

It was the same fermentation temp, pitching rate, and oxygen amount I use for all of my beers i use WLP001 on...
Forum: General Techniques 10-10-2010, 06:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,123
Posted By chode720
Ive fermented this yeast at 66 with numerous...

Ive fermented this yeast at 66 with numerous other beers and never had this happen before. My understanding was that WLP001 was pretty neutral to begin with?
Forum: General Techniques 10-10-2010, 06:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,123
Posted By chode720
Too much banana flavor

I recently brewed my first American Rye and its been on tap for about 2 weeks and it has a very strong banana flavor. Here is the basic recipe info:

50% 2-row
25% malted wheat
25% malted rye...
Forum: General Techniques 09-27-2010, 04:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 282
Posted By chode720
Just put the carboy whereever you will rack from...

Just put the carboy whereever you will rack from and let it sit for 30 min or say after moving. Everything will settle out again. But if you carry it carefully, it should be fine. Ive carried a...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 09-27-2010, 04:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 399
Posted By chode720
Pitching at 95...yes, I think you will get off...

Pitching at 95...yes, I think you will get off flavors and some hot alcohols. What is fermenting at? Has the temp dropped?
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 09-27-2010, 04:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 979
Posted By chode720
If they havent been dried, do that first. I...

If they havent been dried, do that first. I haven't done that yet, but im sure there is lots of info on this forum on how to dry them.

Then keep them in the freezer, as airtight as possible. If...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 09-27-2010, 04:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,149
Posted By chode720
Yes, the HD by me has a tag for the bigger tank,...

Yes, the HD by me has a tag for the bigger tank, but of course the spot is empty...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 09-24-2010, 06:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,149
Posted By chode720
Yea, I was confused when they said they were no...

Yea, I was confused when they said they were no longer carrying any of that. Its not like they were selling any professional grade stuff. Oh well, guess us homebrewers can take our business...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 09-24-2010, 12:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,149
Posted By chode720
Home Depot Oxygen Tanks

I went to Home Depot yesterday to pick up a spare O2 cylinder and I was told that they are no longer going to be carrying welding supplies and wont have the tanks anymore! I am a little skeptical...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-22-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 519
Posted By chode720
44 and 10 ft of line. Yes I do hear co2 flowing...

44 and 10 ft of line. Yes I do hear co2 flowing when I hook gas up

I guess that my concern is that I haven't seen any change in the carbonation level in almost a week
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-22-2010, 06:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 519
Posted By chode720
But y would 20psi for 3 days not have any effect?

But y would 20psi for 3 days not have any effect?
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