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Forum: General Chit Chat 08-09-2013, 09:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 380
Posted By DerekJ
Happy anniversary and cheers!

Happy anniversary and cheers!
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-06-2013, 05:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By DerekJ
I think you will be ok at 2 weeks total dry hop...

I think you will be ok at 2 weeks total dry hop time at room temperature but if you want to play it safe, cold crash it.
Forum: Introductions 07-06-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 71
Posted By DerekJ
Welcome to the forum Dave!

Welcome to the forum Dave!
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-05-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,591
Posted By DerekJ
I have used both and would take the thermapen...

I have used both and would take the thermapen every time.
Forum: Cider Forum 07-01-2013, 08:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,726
Posted By DerekJ
carbed and back sweetened for me.

carbed and back sweetened for me.
Forum: Introductions 06-07-2013, 08:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 22
Posted By DerekJ
Welcome to the forum!

Welcome to the forum!
Forum: General Chit Chat 06-05-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 674
Posted By DerekJ
68 Camaro

68 Camaro
Forum: General Chit Chat 05-06-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 256
Posted By DerekJ
That was a terrible design. As broadbill stated,...

That was a terrible design. As broadbill stated, the only right way to fix it is to eliminate the tree.
Forum: HomeBrewTalk Announcements & Feedback 04-23-2013, 04:49 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 4,650
Posted By DerekJ
Congratulations Yooper! You deserve it.

Congratulations Yooper! You deserve it.
Forum: Introductions 04-11-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6
Posted By DerekJ
Welcome!

Welcome!
Forum: General Beer Discussion 04-11-2013, 01:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 426
Posted By DerekJ
Here...

Here (http://www.homebrewtalk.com/wiki/index.php/Washing_yeast) is a link to the wiki on yeast washing. This would generally be the preferred method of reusing yeast. That's not to say you...
Forum: Electric Brewing 04-11-2013, 12:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 377
Posted By DerekJ
Are you sure they are on different circuits? On...

Are you sure they are on different circuits? On the occasion where "both" circuits tripped, did you have to reset 2 different breakers in your panel?
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-11-2013, 12:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By DerekJ
The airlock bubbling doesn't necessarily mean...

The airlock bubbling doesn't necessarily mean that the beer is still fermenting. The temperature could be changing, CO2 could be coming out of solution, etc. If your sample in 3 days is the same,...
Forum: General Techniques 04-11-2013, 03:19 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,939
Posted By DerekJ
You hit the nail on the head. Find some way to...

You hit the nail on the head. Find some way to protect your beer from light.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-11-2013, 02:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,543
Posted By DerekJ
Wow! Good luck! I started by making proven...

Wow! Good luck! I started by making proven recipes to refine the process. Then once I got my process down I started experimenting with my own recipes. It made it easier to differentiate between...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 04-11-2013, 02:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By DerekJ
Are you using the refractometer to measure your...

Are you using the refractometer to measure your FG too?
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 04-11-2013, 12:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 792
Posted By DerekJ
What yeast did you use? Did you make a starter? ...

What yeast did you use? Did you make a starter? What temperature did it ferment at? What temperature did you mash at?
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 04-11-2013, 12:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 205
Posted By DerekJ
Use a priming sugar calculator like this...

Use a priming sugar calculator like this (http://www.northernbrewer.com/priming-sugar-calculator/) one. I would have run the numbers for you but it depends on the style of beer.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-09-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 353
Posted By DerekJ
It can be done either way and I think it kind of...

It can be done either way and I think it kind of depends what you want in the final product. Adding it to the boil will give your yeast some simple sugar to get started on and may cause them to poop...
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 04-09-2013, 05:36 PM
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Views: 381,393
Posted By DerekJ
My brewery actually got it's name from other...

My brewery actually got it's name from other people. We heat with wood so I keep plenty of firewood stacked up to dry out. Like 20 cords worth because I like burning dry wood.

Whenever someone...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-09-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,006
Posted By DerekJ
Yes it is ok to do that....but, you are risking a...

Yes it is ok to do that....but, you are risking a big mess. If your airlock gets clogged and the pressure builds inside the vessel, something is going to give. You don't want to clean this...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 04-09-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,787
Posted By DerekJ
I don't remember how much I paid exactly but I do...

I don't remember how much I paid exactly but I do remember it was a steal. A few years ago I was building a new house and needed all new appliances. After scouring Craigslist for a few weeks I saw...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 04-09-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 198
Posted By DerekJ
Glad to hear it came out well for you. Some...

Glad to hear it came out well for you. Some people really liked the 1 oz but it was just way too much for me. That is the beauty of home brewing...make what you like.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-09-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 142
Posted By DerekJ
You are on the right track. You will need to...

You are on the right track.

You will need to calculate how much water you need and the temperature of your water additions. You can use a program like Beersmith to help with this.

You want to...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-09-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 249
Posted By DerekJ
The shape really doesn't matter. Round,...

The shape really doesn't matter. Round, rectangular, square, triangular, whatever you can find will work.
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